MySQL continues to be a tipping point for the IT industry. In March of 2008 and January 2009 I talked about MySQL being a very important factor in the IT industry. Today, MySQL continues to play an important role in the direction of the IT industry. Some facts about MySQL in a down economy:
- While technical conferences are being canceled or running at 50% attendance of previous years, the MySQL conference ran at 100% attendance.
- MySQL continues to enjoy significant revenue growth.
- The number of MySQL database servers continue to increase at a constant pace.
- The passion of Dolphins remains very high.