There are significant differences between cloud-hosted MySQL and MySQL 8.0 Enterprise. Read this before you plan your next deployment into the cloud.
Asymmetric encryption (Public Key Cryptography) · Encryption · Key Generation · Digital Signatures · Protect confidential data and comply with regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley, and the PCI Data Security Standard · External authentication modules including Linux Pluggable Authentication Modules (PAM) and Windows Active Directory
Enterprise Monitor and Query Analyzer
Continuously monitor databases · Proactively alert DBAs to potential problems, queries, and tuning opportunities before they impact key systems or applications · Expert advisors for fixing and tuning MySQL configurations and variables for optimal security, performance and availability · Built-in, advanced Query Analyzer to visually find and tune expensive query code · integrates into Oracle Enterprise Manager for MySQL
Oracle Premier Lifetime Support for MySQL
Provide direct access to expert MySQL Support engineers who are ready to assist users in the development, deployment, and management of MySQL applications. The MySQL Support team is composed of seasoned MySQL developers and database experts who understand the issues and challenges users face because they've overcome these same challenges themselves.
Azure MySQL claims to provide a fully-managed, enterprise-ready MySQL experience based on older versions of MySQL Community. Let's see how the two stack up against each other.
Some of the many performance, functionality, security and other new features found in MySQL 8.
Which is the best operating system for MySQL 8.0 Enterprise loads? We make the case for considering Oracle Linux.
MySQL Enterprise Firewall filters all incoming SQL statements allowing administrators to approve or deny SQL execution based on matching whitelist patterns, with a training mode for helping MySQL determine acceptable commands.
MySQL Router is a middleware service for InnoDB clusters used to route client requests to database servers based on a number of configuration scenarios. Let's take a look at some of the configuration options, as well as keep track of what's new in version 8.0.
MySQL Document Store is an Enterprise feature of MySQL 8 that gives you document store collections of JSON documents up to 1GB in size in the same database as your relational data.