MySQL: Great customer list, but is it 'mature' software

June 25, 2007

[From LinuxWorld]

Last April, MySQL's CEO Marten Mickos, kicked off the opening day of the 2007 MySQL Conference and Expo by stating "open source is simply a smarter method to develop and distribute software -- a way to promote software users' freedoms in addition to protecting its creators' rights."

This is a long way from yesteryear, before the dawn of open source technology and the birth of MySQL.

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