By Bertrand Matthelie-Oracle on Apr 01, 2014
We were very pleased to make the following announcement yesterday:
"Oracle Improves Database Performance with Latest Development Milestone Release for MySQL 5.7
New Release of the World’s Most Popular Open Source Database is 2x Faster than MySQL 5.6 and Over 3x Faster than MySQL 5.5 in Benchmark Tests
News Summary: Continuing to lead MySQL innovation, Oracle announced the immediate availability of a new Development Milestone Release for MySQL 5.7. To meet the demands of today’s web, cloud, and embedded applications, the new release extends the performance, scalability and reliability of MySQL, the world’s most popular open source database, while also enhancing management capabilities. In addition, Oracle announced the availability of several other MySQL product releases and early access features."
The full press release is available here.
Oracle’s MySQL Engineers have then provided more detailed information via a number of blog posts and articles including:
- The MySQL 5.7.4 Milestone Release is Available, by Geir Hoydalsvik
- Release Candidate version of MySQL Fabric Available - Technical Article by Andrew Morgan
- What’s New in MySQL Workbench 6.1, By Alfredo Kojima
- Mikael Ronström on the MySQL Cluster 7.4 Preview Available in labs.mysql.com
- InnoDB Crash Recovery Improvements in MySQL 5.7, by Marko Mäkelä
- Password Expiration Policy in MySQL 5.7, by Todd Farmer
Enjoy the information and watch out for more blog posts on Planet MySQL during the next few days!