Cupertino, Calif. (PRWEB) November 7, 2007

MySQL AB, developer of the world’s most popular open source database, will be exhibiting at next week’s Oracle OpenWorld event, November 12-15 in San Francisco; Moscone South Hall, kiosk booth PSP32.

In the past year, the Independent Oracle Users Group has produced surveys of its membership that show that MySQL is an increasingly popular complementary database within Oracle customers’ IT departments. Between one-quarter and one-third of IOUG members report using MySQL in their organizations today — and a majority plan to grow their adoption of open source database technology in the next year.

For a free copy of the most recent IOUG open source survey, as well as technical MySQL resources for Oracle developers and DBAs, please visit

About MySQL

MySQL AB develops and supports a family of high-performance, affordable database products. The company’s flagship offering is ‘MySQL Enterprise’, a comprehensive set of production-tested software, proactive monitoring tools, and premium support services.

MySQL is the world’s most popular open source database software. Many of the world’s largest and fastest-growing organizations use MySQL to save time and money powering their high-volume Web sites, business-critical systems and packaged software — including industry leaders such as Yahoo!, Alcatel-Lucent, Google, Nokia, YouTube, and

With headquarters in the United States and Sweden — and operations around the world — MySQL AB supports both open source values and corporate customers’ needs. For more information about MySQL, please visit

“MySQL” and “MySQL Enterprise” are registered trademarks of MySQL AB in the United States and other countries. Other product or company names mentioned may be trademarks or tradenames of their respective companies.