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Technology: Software

"Relying on the MySQL engine as the low-level storage layer has allowed us to very quickly build a robust system."

"Using MySQL with partitioning, we took our product from a maximum of 3,500 records per second to 22,000 records per second for a 6x performance gain. We’re now at 10x performance from pre-partitioning levels and still haven’t reached the max simply because we haven’t had enough test machines."

"There was no tradeoff moving from Microsoft SQL Server to MySQL. There was feature parity and much lower costs. MySQL is every bit as much an enterprise player as SQL Server."