I) The Best Performances Ever ? Let’s have a closer look
MariaDB 10.1 and MySQL 5.7 have been officially GAed for a few weeks now, and each company claims to have awesome performances.
MariaDB claims that the biggest improvement on its new version is scalability on massively multithreaded hardware, reaching more than 1 million queries per second on a simplified OLTP benchmark.
On the MySQL side, the same type of improvement is achieved on mixed OLTP_RO benchmark.
II) The Real-World Performances
OLTP benchmarks are great, but what is the behaviour of MySQL / MariaDB on real …[Read more]