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"“We are one of the largest MySQL web sites in production. MySQL has been a revolution for young entrepreneurs.”"

"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."

"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."