Explore the powerful features of MariaDB with practical examples
MariaDB is a database that has become very popular in the few short years that it has been around. It does not require a big server or expensive support contract. It is also powerful enough to be the database of choice for some of the biggest and most popular websites in the world, taking full advantage of the latest computing hardware available.
From installing and configuring through basic usage and maintenance, each chapter in this revised and expanded guide leads on sequentially and logically from the one before it, introducing topics in their natural order so you learn what you need, when you need it. The book is based on the latest release of MariaDB and covers all the latest features and functions. By the end of this beginner-friendly book, not only will you have a running installation of MariaDB, but you will have practical, hands-on experience in the basics of how to install, configure, administer, use, and maintain it.
What You Will Learn
Install MariaBD on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux
Configure MariaDB for better performance using the features of version 10
Get familiar with the usage of operators for retrieving rows more selectively
Use MariaDB 10's powerful tools to store, retrieve, and analyze data
Secure MariaDB from unauthorized access
Maintain the databases associated with MariaDB to ensure efficient and optimum functioning
Retrieve data and learn how to sort, summarize, group, and manipulate it.
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