MySQL is the most popular open source database. The wide adoption is mainly because of its low cost and the extensive features for enabling large scale Web applications. MySQL provides community (free) standard, enterprise, and cluster editions.
MySQL Latest Release
The current major versions are:
MySQL database (http://www.mysql.com) was first introduced in 1995 and then became part of Sun Microsystem after the acquisition in February 2008. With Oracle acquired Sun in January 2010, MySQL database now is part of the Oracle products. MySQL database is known to be the database for the Web. Web applications use MySQL database as the back-end database.
GoldenGate for MySQL
Oracle GoldenGate for MySQL replicates DML operations for MySQL databases. Here, I discuss Oracle GoldenGate for MySQL, MySQL database and MySQL replication.
Heterogeneity Security High Performance Real-Time DML Globalization