Why You Should Know and Use MySQL
By Kjones-Oracle on Mar 26, 2013
MySQL is the world's most popular open source database. Whether you're a fast growing web property, technology ISV or large enterprise, MySQL can help you deliver high performance, scalable database applications in a cost-effective manner.
MySQL Courses from Oracle University Have a Proven Track Record
To make the MySQL Database even better, the MySQL Curriculum team works with MySQL Product Managers to bring you the most insightful and relevant information about the latest features being developed. By taking validated MySQL training from the source, you'll acquire the skills you need to administer or develop on MySQL.
Most Popular MySQL Courses Oracle University Offers:
MySQL for Beginners: If you're starting out with MySQL, start here to gain essential skills using the MySQL database. NOW AVAILABLE ON DEMAND
MySQL for Database Administrators: This is a core course for DBAs who want to install and configure the MySQL Server, set up replication and security, perform database backups and performance tuning and protect MySQL databases. NOW AVAILABLE ON DEMAND
- MySQL for Developers: In this course, innovative developers will learn how to create and deploy the next generation of Web, embedded and cloud/SaaS/DaaS applications using MySQL. You'll perform lab work with Java and PHP, connect to MySQL databases and execute queries and stored routines.
- MySQL Performance Tuning: Raise your level of performance tuning skills with MySQL. This course teaches you how to manage, optimize and tune a MySQL Server. NOW AVAILABLE ON DEMAND
Why Stop There? Get MySQL Certified with Oracle University
CNN Money's Best Jobs in America survey cited that almost two-thirds of IT hiring managers indicate that they highly value certifications in validating IT skills and expertise. Taking MySQL training from Oracle University will help provide you with the training you need to prepare to earn a number of Oracle MySQL Certifications.
Oracle certifications are highly recognized by the industry and are designed to help you get the credentials you need to better meet the growing needs of your employer and customers.
View available MySQL Certifications for DBAs and Developers to get started.
If you're thinking about pursuing a certification, along with one of our training courses, consider purchasing a MySQL Certification Discount Package and save up to 20%!
-Diana Gray, Oracle University Principal Curriculum Product Manager