MySQL is an open-source database for high-profile web-based applications. Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Yahoo! use MySQL as the prime database. This was developed by Oracle and is now being used to empower next-generation cloud applications, web applications, mobile apps, and embedded applications.
The benefits of using MySQL for application development are:
- Highest Data Security
MySQL is renowned for its reliable and secure database management system. It is used by the top websites and brands such as Joomla, Drupal, WordPress, Twitter, etc. It provides very high-level data security for online portals that handle sensitive and personal information of users.