A dictionary style collection of technical words and terms with simple explanations.
MySQL (pronounced "my ess cue el") is an open source relational database management system (RDBMS) that uses Structured Query Language (SQL), the most popular language for adding, accessing, and processing data in a database. Anyone can download MySQL and tailor it to their needs in accordance with the general public license because mySQL is open source. MySQL is noted mainly for its speed, reliability, and flexibility. Most agree, however, that it works best when managing content.