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Open Source Databases and The Web

By  Apr 2, 2008

Topics: Data

I saw an article today from The 451 Group, a New York-based technology-industry analyst company that stated that most Open Source databases are used in Web settings. I really don't understand that. I've used lots of MySQL and Postgres, and I've simply found SQL Server Express easier to use.

Plus, SQL Server Express is free to use this way, and the backups and data files are the same as it's bigger brothers. So why use something else?

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