We have been looking at the WebScaleSQL project with great
excitement. As with any new enhancements to the MySQL world, we
need to test extensively to ensure we can give PSCE customers the best
advice possible. Since this project is source only, we decided to
add WebScaleSQL builds to our repo, so we could examine the
changes being introduced by all the different collaborators.
So what is WebscaleSQL?
WebScaleSQL is a collaboration among engineers from several
companies that face the same challenges in deploying MySQL at
scale, and seek greater performance from a database technology
tailored for their needs.
— WebScaleSQL, Frequently Asked Questions
What makes this project so special, is the level of collaboration
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