MySQL vs. Oracle vs. IBM DB2



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Description

What is MySQL?

The MySQL software delivers a very fast, multi-threaded, multi-user, and robust SQL (Structured Query Language) database server. MySQL Server is intended for mission-critical, heavy-load production systems as well as for embedding into mass-deployed software.

What is Oracle?

Oracle Database is an RDBMS. An RDBMS that implements object-oriented features such as user-defined types, inheritance, and polymorphism is called an object-relational database management system (ORDBMS). Oracle Database has extended the relational model to an object-relational model, making it possible to store complex business models in a relational database.

What is IBM DB2?

DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows is optimized to deliver industry-leading performance across multiple workloads, while lowering administration, storage, development, and server costs.

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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using MySQL?
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What are the cons of using Oracle?
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What are the cons of using IBM DB2?
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Companies

What companies use MySQL?
3511 companies on StackShare use MySQL
What companies use Oracle?
127 companies on StackShare use Oracle
What companies use IBM DB2?
14 companies on StackShare use IBM DB2

Integrations

What tools integrate with MySQL?
76 tools on StackShare integrate with MySQL
What tools integrate with Oracle?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Oracle
What tools integrate with IBM DB2?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with IBM DB2

What are some alternatives to MySQL, Oracle, and IBM DB2?

  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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