The World's Most Popular Open Source Database

The SQL choice for ease-to-use features.

Popular open source database with proven performance, reliability, and ease-of-use. MySQL is likely the most popular and easy use relational databases for web application development.

It features everything you would need for a web application back-end including high performance, security and transactional support.

If you are looking the most obvious path for a transaction-based web application, we would highly recommend MySQL.

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Comprehesive transactional support

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Strong access control framework for security

Excellent ability to scale in production

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    We deliver high performance database systems primed to make your application a success.


    Automatic Replication

    Once your instance is created, it's automatically replicated to a secondary hot standby server - auto-*magically*.

    Server Health Monitor

    Easily get a birds eye view of real-time load and key performance metrics. Head off potential performance issues.

    Automatic Backup

    Lightbase has you covered - backups are automatic. Plus, you can backup on-demand.

    Management Console

    Best-in-class product console designed for MySQL. Everything you need to hit the ground running.

    Key Performance Metrics

    Best-in-class systems to deliver key performance metrics needed for proper database optimization.


    Lightbase proactively notifies you of server events, status of long running jobs, and backups.

    Multiple Deployments

    360 degree view of all databases, machines and instances in a single location.

    Server Logs

    Get convenient access to server logs right inside the Lightbase deployment console.


    Control your machines, obtain access info and get management level information about your deployments.