MySQL: MySQL has become the world's most popular open-source database because it lowers enterprise TCO in several ways:
- Lowering licensing costs up to 90 percent
- Reducing downtime by 60 percent
- Cutting hardware costs by 70 percent
- Lowering admin and related support costs up to 50 percent
This white paper details those cost savings using examples from Cox Communications, NASA, Sabre Holdings and Suzuki.