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mikejuk writes: The founders of the original MySQL, the open-source database, are getting back together in a merger between Monty Program and SkySQL.
SkySQL was created by around two dozen former MySQL executives and investors after Oracle bought MySQL from Sun. Widenius started Monty Program AB and created the MariaDB database from some of MySQL’s open source code.
The merger will provide a stronger rival to MySQL, so reassuring users who are worried about Oracle’s future plans for the database.

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