14
votes
Vote UpVote

Can Firebird gain against MySQL?

Marco's Tech Blog – MySQL is now really an Oracle product, price included. In fact the company announced cutting the lower-level license and support plans, basically raising the minimum price 4 times at 2,000 USD per server. Not cheap for a database most people thing it is free, while it is free only for open source projects (OK, the story is more complex but I blogged and debated this already a few times, don't want to get back to it:┬áIn short, if you write and distribute a vertical client/server Delphi application against this database it is likely that you or your customers will have to pay for the MySQL ...
Favorite? Off-Topic? marcocantu @ 2010-11-12 23:26

Statistics

Visits: 863
Votes: 14
Favorites: 0
Off-Topic: 0

Visits by Source

User Actions

Users who voted for this posting

Alister Christie
Charles Ardour
Daniele Teti
Hugues VAN LANDEGHEM
Kyle A. Miller
Mohammed Nasman
Rif..
Rodrigo
Sergio
Tier777
Tim Sargent
vcldeveloper
Yogi Yang
Zzzzz
Subscribe:
Contact us to advertise on DelphiFeeds.com

Community Links

Torry Firebird News

Sponsor

 
Please login or register to use this functionality.
(click on this box to dismiss)