MySQL is a popular relational database management system (RDBMS). It is the preferred platform for business- critical eCommerce systems that companies rely on to service their customers. Production MySQL instances must perform at an optimal level.
This whitepaper explores the most effective methods of tuning MySQL servers and databases for optimal performance. It covers issues like configuration settings, deploying hardware resources, and optimizing SQL queries. The goal is to provide techniques that database administrators (DBAs) can use to enhance MySQL database performance.