MySQL is a relational database system. MySQL is faster, more reliable, and cheaper or simply put, better than any other database system (Commercial systems such as Oracle and DB2). MySQL has too many useful features which make it a popular database management software.
Important features of MySQL:-
- MySQL is reliable and easy to use too.
- MySQL supports standard SQL (Structured Query Language).
- MySQL is the suitable database software for both large and small application.
- Anyone can install and use it at no cost.
- MySQL is supported by many well-known programming languages, such as PHP, Java, C++, PERL etc.