MySQL Review

The privileges and command line features are the most valuable to me. But, you do need to have experience with SQL to use it.

What is most valuable?

  • Privileges
  • Command line

How has it helped my organization?

I don't have any as this was my first time using it.

What needs improvement?

I think it is where it needs to be. MySql PaaS. But, you do need to have experience with SQL to use it.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've used it for 12 months.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

There were no issues deploying it.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It has been perfectly stable for us.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We've been able to scale it without issue.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:


Technical Support:


Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

MS Access. It wasn't compatible with my project.

How was the initial setup?

It was a straightforward set-up.

What about the implementation team?

We used an in-house team.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We also looked at Microsoft SQL Server.

What other advice do I have?

Experience with SQL is vital. It is simple to learn and use.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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