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What technologies are you running alongside MySQL?

 | June 19, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL


What technologies are you running alongside MySQL?In many environments MySQL is not the only technology used to store in-process data.

Quite frequently, especially with large-scale or complicated applications, we use MySQL alongside other technologies for certain tasks of reporting, caching as well as main data-store for portions of application.

What technologies for data storage and processing do you use alongside MySQL in your environment? Please feel free to elaborate in the comments about your use case and experiences!

What technologies you run alongside with MySQL ?

  • MemcacheD (64%, 264 Votes)
  • Redis (32%, 134 Votes)
  • Sphinx (32%, 132 Votes)
  • MongoDB (25%, 102 Votes)
  • Lucene (19%, 80 Votes)
  • Cassandra (10%, 41 Votes)
  • Inhouse Developed Technology (10%, 41 Votes)
  • Hadoop (9%, 38 Votes)
  • Hbase (5%, 22 Votes)
  • CouchBase (5%, 20 Votes)
  • Tarantool (4%, 18 Votes)
  • Riak (2%, 9 Votes)
  • RethinkDB (1%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 415

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Peter Zaitsev

Peter managed the High Performance Group within MySQL until 2006, when he founded Percona. Peter has a Master's Degree in Computer Science and is an expert in database kernels, computer hardware, and application scaling.


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