Oracle has released a new MySQL Installer for Windows to simplify and streamline the installation process.
According to the press release:
Oracle delivers up to 90 percent cost savings over Microsoft SQL Server with MySQL Enterprise Edition,(2) which includes a complete suite of visual tools for modeling, development, monitoring, administration and backup of Windows-based MySQL applications.
The MySQL Installer for Windows give users:
- An intuitive graphical interface that guides users through the installation process.
- The ability to install all MySQL products that are required at once.
- An integrated update system for all MySQL products installed.
“Oracle continues to invest in MySQL to address the evolving needs of Windows users,” said Tomas Ulin, Oracle’s MySQL vice president of Engineering. “With MySQL’s new installer for Windows and failover clustering certification, enterprise users and ISVs can improve management, reduce cost, and power business critical applications with MySQL Enterprise Edition using native Windows Clustering Services.”