It opens up a treasure chest of database innovations built by the Internet leaders in order to scale their services to hundreds of millions of users. While some code was available earlier, the commitments made now ensure higher levels of quality and greater ease of access. These innovations increase significantly the diversity of contributions in the MySQL and MariaDB community.
Submitted by Patrik Sallner on March 28, 2014 - 2:50pm GMT
I have a more technical blog on the way covering one of my favorite new features in MariaDB 10.0, but the question of exactly what "Technical Support" means at SkySQL has come up often enough lately that I thought I would answer it with a blog.
Submitted by Dean Ellis on February 28, 2014 - 10:51am GMT
“Roger Levy says SkySQL will move into a relational database innovation phase now, rather than just trying to provide an alternative to Oracle’s MySQL.” - that’s how Giagom’s article today summary’s the latest news from SkySQL.
Submitted by robertsilen on February 5, 2014 - 3:36pm GMT
FOSDEM in Brussels, Belgium was a great community event again this year. The MySQL community booth was maned by Oracle MySQL, Percona, Galera and MariaDB. Thanks Kenny, Liz & co for also organising a fun community dinner on Saturday! The MySQL dev room was packed with participants listening to some very interesting presentations, amongst them MaxScale, which got some considerable interest from the audience.
Submitted by robertsilen on February 3, 2014 - 6:11pm GMT
On April 25th, we announced the merger of SkySQL with the MariaDB team. We are now pleased to announce that as of yesterday, September 30th, this merger was closed following approval by the relevant authorities. The teams are now one and we are focused on laying a course for the successful evolution and growth of MariaDB.
Submitted by Patrik Sallner on October 1, 2013 - 7:15pm GMT
Join us at the next MySQL & Cloud Database Solutions Day hosted by SkySQL & MariaDB in Berlin on June 18th
It’s a beautiful day in Berlin today and we’re putting the final touches to next week’s MySQL & Cloud Database Solutions Day, which takes place on Tuesday June 18th in the facilities provided by Bitkom in Berlin Mitte.
Submitted by Jean-Jerome Schmidt on June 11, 2013 - 9:20am GMT
When looking at high availability for any CMS, and particularly for Drupal, the list of contenders for part or all of the solution is growing and can be daunting. We'll take a look at the various parts of a solution and what options we have.
It seems nearly every answer to every problem in IT these days is "The Cloud", but is it?
Submitted by adonnison on June 6, 2013 - 8:39am GMT
SkySQL today announced that it has signed a merger agreement with Monty Program Ab, creators of the fastest growing open source database technology: MariaDB. This merger reunites key members of the original MySQL AB developer and services teams. Their aim is to develop MariaDB into a truly interoperable, NewSQL open source database in collaboration with its customers, partners and the community. The company also pledges to further evolve its offering for users of the MySQL database.
Submitted by Jean-Jerome Schmidt on April 23, 2013 - 11:14am GMT
Join us next Friday in Santa Clara for a free day of learning and fun from the SkySQL & MariaDB gang & their partners
We’re proud to announce that Jim Tommaney, CTO of Calpont, has just signed on to speak at the MySQL & Cloud Database Solutions Day, hosted by SkySQL and MariaDB - taking place next Friday, April 26, directly after Percona Live: MySQL Conference & Expo.
Submitted by Jean-Jerome Schmidt on April 17, 2013 - 4:03pm GMT
SkySQL is the leading global provider of Support Services, Consulting, Training and Remote DBA and services for the MariaDB and MySQL databases. With over 400 enterprise customers worldwide, SkySQL employs the stars of the MariaDB and MySQL communities and enjoys sponsorship from the original creators of MariaDB & MySQL.