In this post, we’ll use a blog poll to find out what operating system you use to run your development database servers.
In our last blog poll, we looked at what OS you use for your production database. Now we would like to see what you use for your development database.
As databases grow to meet more challenges and expanding application demands, they must try and get the maximum amount of performance out of available resources. How they work with an operating system can affect many variables, and help or hinder performance. The operating system you use for your database can impact consumable choices (such as hardware and memory). The operating system you use can also impact your choice of database engine as well (or vice versa).
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