MySQL 5.7 Released

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MySQL 5.7 Released

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Last week, MySQL 5.7 was released, and according to Oracle, it's a big improvement. Specifically, Oracle claims doubled speed compared to MySQL 5.6, and tripled speed compared to MySQL 5.5. Other changes include:

  • Enhanced InnoDB buffer pool and metadata locking
  • performance and throughput improvements for Solid State Disks
  • enhancements to MySQL semi-synchronous replication performance
  • Performance Schema improvements
  • Optimizer enhancements
  • Improved security

Among other things. For a look at all the changes in MySQL 5.7, check out the full announcement. Also, take a look at these additional resources:


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