I have worked as an architect in the MySQL/NDB world for more
than 20 years and I am still working at Oracle and I like it
here. Given all the FUD spread about MySQL I thought it might be
a good idea to spread the word about all the great things we're
doing to MySQL at Oracle.
#1 We are working on improving modularity in MySQL code base
In the early days of MySQL the MySQL development had serious issues with its development model. It was a model designed for a small code base. I used to work at Ericsson which is developing telecom switches that have systems with tens of millions lines of code. Such large systems require …