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MySQL 8.0 RC1 – Highlights

The long awaited first release candidate of MySQL 8.0 is now available. The theme of this release is “making MySQL better for modern apps”. What does that mean exactly?

  • A modern application is mobile first. Mobile-first is not just a theme applied to an existing app, it is about using context about the user (such as their location) and reducing the clicks required for a transaction.

Meet the MySQL Engineering Team

A number of members of the MySQL Engineering Team will be at Percona Live and the MySQL Innovation Day over the next week or so. Here is where you can find us:

Tuesday 19 April 2016

Wednesday 20 April 2016

Thursday 21 April

Monday 25 April

We’ll all be present at the MySQL Innovation Day.…