MySQL FOREVER COMMITMENT WITH PHPSep 01, 2015
MySQL and PHP work together like butter and jam.Right from the starting MySQL has been working with PHP community and this is like a commitment that will go forever.
MySQL is easier to learn and to use, compared to other databases. You don't have to spend as much time because it is a "no-brainer" to maintain and administer.The open-source database boasts more than 11 million active installations worldwide. According to a survey it has been observed that MySQL has gained 25 percent market share in the past two years.The research company predicts that developers will continue to choose MySQL in increasing numbers, over other open-source and proprietary databases. MySQL is a standard component of the LAMP stack: Linux, Apache, MySQL, and Perl or PHP. Rapid overall adoption of the LAMP stack is responsible for the broad acceptance of MySQL.No matter, it is the result that counts, and MySQL is proven to be cost-effective, flexible, widespread and well-supported.
Some of the big brands which are using MySQL are as follows:
(2)United Nations FAO
(3)Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee