MySQL is one of the most popular database programs in the world. It has powerful tools for interacting and transforming data, and can be integrated with many other software packages, including Apache and PHP. There are also many resources available online to help new users.
- [Instructor] There aren't a lot of reasons…why MySQL is one of the most popular…database management systems available.…It's fast, relatively lightweight, and free.…However, it's not perfect, and before we dive…into the database challenges to come,…I want to go over the strengths…and weaknesses of this software.…It's biggest strength is its power and scalability.…For this course, you'll probably be using MySQL…on your local machine or maybe a single remote server.…However, its databases can be scaled up enormously,…and even medium-sized enterprises might use several servers…and a cluster to process transactions.…
Amazon Web Services and other cloud-based server platforms…can also provide databases as a service,…allowing for the manipulation of…arbitrarily large amounts of data.…Power doesn't just mean raw computing power, however.…MySQL is also powerful in that it allows you to present data…in extremely precise ways using queries.…Any logical relationship between data can be expressed…using queries, often in several different ways.…
- Strengths and weaknesses of MySQL
- Creating a database
- Joining data sets
- Integrating Python with MySQL
- Searching a database
- CRUD operations
- Performing calculations
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Data and MySQL in under Five Minutes
2. Create a Database
3. Join Two Datasets
4. Search a Database
Searching a database1m 51s
5. Create, Read, Update, and Delete Operations
6. Averages and Calculations
Next steps1m 1s
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