The next version of MySQL will be a major release of new features and capabilities, including a new data dictionary hosted in InnoDB, new REDO logs design, new UNDO logs, new scheduler, descending indexes, and much more!
Learn all about the changes coming in the next version of InnoDB delivered with MySQL 8.0 !
Sunny Bains joined the Oracle/InnoDB team in 2006. He is the author of the Full Text Search and responsible for numerous other optimisations in InnoDB. He currently manages the InnoDB team. He has been writing software for longer than he can remember. Prior to joining InnoDB he wrote a database engine for a distributed database product at his previous employer. The networked database was used in a mission critical environment in the airline industry with very strict service level guarantees.