[Novalug] PostgreSQL vs. MySQL -- Whitepaper on - From TheServerSide.com
novalug at soupy.org
Thu Oct 1 20:39:19 EDT 2009
On Thu, Oct 01, 2009 at 05:16:46PM +0000, Jeff Stoner wrote:
> I'm looking for stories from the trenches, told by the people who live the
My company does a lot with both MySQL and PostgreSQL, and even that big
proprietary database whose name I can't recall. I recently set up
multi-master replication with MySQL and was impressed with how robust
and straight-forward it was. MySQL's built-in replication is quite
We use PostgreSQL with replication via Slony. I'm merely a
consumer of this setup -- didn't do it myself, but it's been rock-solid
on our installations.
Quite honestly I've seen great MySQL and PostgreSQL installations
consistently over the past few years. It really does boil down to
experience and comfort.
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