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MySQL Workbench running on macOS
|Developer(s)||MySQL AB, a subsidiary of Sun Microsystems since February 2008 which is also a subsidiary of Oracle Corporation since January 2010|
|Initial release||23 May 1995|
5.7.15 / September 6, 2016
|Written in||C, C++|
|Type||Relational database management system|
|License||GNU General Public License or proprietary EULA|
MySQL was first released in May 1995 and a Windows version was released in January 1998. The latest version (5.6.11) was released in April 2013.
Some of the largest MySQL users on the internet include:
Many PHP scripts also use MySQL. These include:
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