A True Multiuser, Multithreaded SQL Database Server
SQL is the most popular database language in the world. MySQL is a
client/server implementation that consists of a server daemon (mysqld)
and many different client programs and libraries.
MySQL Cluster is the industry’s only true real-time database that combines the
flexibility of a high availability relational database with the low Total Cost
of Ownership (TCO) of open source. It features a “shared-nothing” distributed
architecture with no single point of failure to assure 99.999% availability,
allowing you to meet your most demanding mission-critical application
The official way to pronounce MySQL is "My Ess Que Ell" (Not
This package only contains the server-side programs.