With the time MySQL as database getting better in terms of High
performance , scalability and security.
MySQL 5.7 new features : http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/mysql-nutshell.html
As a MySQL user my favorites are from above list:
- New options for replication :
Changing replication filters online including and excluding table/db and enabling GTID transaction online.
- Innodb related changes:
Online buffer pool resize and many defaults are changed to more secure and optimized values. …