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MySQL Outpacing Oracle In Wake of Acquisition

snydeq (1272828) writes | more than 4 years ago

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snydeq writes "Results from the 2010 Eclipse User Survey reveal interesting trends surrounding open source usage and opinions, writes InfoWorld's Savio Rodrigues. Linux usage among developers is on the rise, at the expense of Windows, an MySQL has pulled significantly ahead of Oracle by a factor of 3-to-2, as the database of choice among Eclipse developers. ''The data demonstrate that fears surrounding Oracle's control over MySQL have not resulted in lower use of MySQL in favor of an alternative open source database,' Rodrigues writes."
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