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Can MySQL challenge Oracle in the market in features and functionality? How widely is MySQL being used?

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MySQL says that their target niche is different than that of Oracle. Still, MySQL is extremely popular, and with the Enterprise offering, MySQL may capture an even greater portion of the market. Here are just a few MySQL users:

  • CraigsList
  • Google
  • Yahoo!
  • NASA
  • Associated Press
  • Slashdot
  • Dell
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Motorola
  • Cisco Systems
  • Orbitz
  • Flickr
  • Wikipedia
  • YouTube

This was first published in November 2006

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