Re: Is Oracle faster/easier than mySQL

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Tue, 10 Mar 2009 18:40:04 +0000 (UTC)
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On Tue, 10 Mar 2009 09:37:00 -0700, steph wrote:

> I think I read somewhere that amazon isn't using oracle because it
> wouldn't be able to handle their workload. don't know if it's true ...

No, it isn't. Amazon is using Oracle. If I remember correctly, their DBA was a guy named Jeremiah Wilton, who used to post here and there. He was an excellent DBA, I haven't seen him in a long time.

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