Re: Is Oracle faster/easier than mySQL

From: Michael Austin <>
Date: Mon, 09 Mar 2009 20:26:54 -0500
Message-ID: <Hjjtl.1714$>

2005 wrote:
> I am deciding on a database sw for a future startup.

you and hundreds of others...

> Which one is better?

depends [list of ~1000 reasons not enumerated]

> Also what would it cost for Oracle? Is this subscription or one time
> pay?

Now that MySQL is owned by SUN, you could end up paying just as much for high-end support and software as you would for Oracle or DB2 or SQLServer. Received on Mon Mar 09 2009 - 20:26:54 CDT

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