(This article is based on the work of my colleage Herald van der
Breggen. The "I" and "my" below refer to him)
At work, we have a large Perl application running to earn our keep. To read data from MySQL into perl application, there are a few ways to do that, and we wanted to compare performance of these methods.
- HandlerSocket, a NoSQL interfaceus, using Net::HandlerSocket) (columns selectable)
- DBI, the standard Perl database interface (using …