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MySQL WorkBench

A unified visual tool for database architects, developers, and DBAs
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What is MySQL WorkBench?

It enables a DBA, developer, or data architect to visually design, model, generate, and manage databases. It includes everything a data modeler needs for creating complex ER models, forward and reverse engineering, and also delivers key features for performing difficult change management and documentation tasks that normally require much time and effort.
MySQL WorkBench is a tool in the Database Tools category of a tech stack.

Who uses MySQL WorkBench?

Companies
38 companies reportedly use MySQL WorkBench in their tech stacks, including Barogo, Kaidee, and Biting Bit.

Developers
210 developers on StackShare have stated that they use MySQL WorkBench.

MySQL WorkBench Integrations

Pros of MySQL WorkBench
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Simple
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Easy to use
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Free
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Clean UI
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Administration and monitoring module
Decisions about MySQL WorkBench

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose MySQL WorkBench in their tech stack.

Bryan Asiimwe
Software Engineer at A.Bryan inc · | 2 upvotes · 231.7K views
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MySQL WorkBench

Which is an easier tool to use between MySQL WorkBench and PopSQL? I am a beginner in SQL but am confused on what to chose between the two. Thank you

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Kelsey Doolittle

We have a 138 row, 1700 column database likely to grow at least a row and a column every week. We are mostly concerned with how user-friendly the graphical management tools are. I understand MySQL has MySQL WorkBench, and Microsoft SQL Server has Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio. We have about 6 months to migrate our Excel database to one of these DBMS, and continue (hopefully manually) importing excel files from then on. Any tips appreciated!

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I'm learning SQL thru UDEMY and I'm trying to DL My SQL onto my machine, but when I get to the terminal, that's where I encounter my issues- nothing can be found. If I use SQLPro Studio for the course, is it better? I ask because MySQL WorkBench integrates with SQLPro Studio. I just want to get certified and start working again.

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MySQL WorkBench's Features

  • Design Database, Model Database, Generate Database

MySQL WorkBench Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to MySQL WorkBench?
Sequel Pro
Sequel Pro is a fast, easy-to-use Mac database management application for working with MySQL databases.
HeidiSQL
HeidiSQL is a useful and reliable tool designed for web developers using the popular MariaDB or MySQL server, Microsoft SQL databases or PostgreSQL. It enables you to browse and edit data, create and edit tables, views, procedures, triggers and scheduled events. Also, you can export structure and data, either to SQL file, clipboard or to other servers. Read about features or see some screenshots.
Navicat
Powerful database management & design tool for Win, Mac & Linux. With intuitive GUI, user manages MySQL, MariaDB, SQL Server, SQLite, Oracle & PostgreSQL DB easily.
DataGrip
A cross-platform IDE that is aimed at DBAs and developers working with SQL databases.
XAMPP
It consists mainly of the Apache HTTP Server, MariaDB database, and interpreters for scripts written in the PHP and Perl programming languages.
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MySQL WorkBench's Followers
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