Like many in MySQL community, I’m very excited about what MySQL 8.0 offers. There are a lot of great features and architecture improvements. Also like many in the MySQL community, I would like to see MySQL 8.0 perform better. Better performance is what we always want (and expect) from new database software releases.
Rarely do performance improvements happen by accident – they require running benchmarks, finding bottlenecks and eliminating them. This is the area where I think things could use improvement.[Read more]