PostgreSQL or MySQL: Which is Faster?

Posted on Thursday, April 26, 2007 @ 05:23:51 EDT by meshal

Scott Noyes: It's easy to find benchmarks that favor one database over another, depending on the hardware, the configuration and the test.

One database might do better on a single-core machine with little memory, while another can take better advantage of scaling to multiple core processors. One might lead on reads while another leads on writes.

What are considered enterprise-class features and, of these, what qualities does MySQL have to offer?

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Topic: hardware
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