Getting started with MySQL Proxy
August 17, 2007[From MySQL AB]
The launch of MySQL Proxy has caused quite a commotion in the community. And with reason. For feature hungry people, this is undeniably the most exciting addition to MySQL set of tools. If the last statement has left you baffled, because you don't see the added value, don't worry. This article aims at giving you the feeling of what the Proxy can do.
Get ready for a wonderful trip to Proxyland.
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