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Re: Jav Database Performance

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Markus Schiltknecht <markus(at)bluegap(dot)ch>
Cc: Walter Cruz <walter(dot)php(at)gmail(dot)com>, pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Jav Database Performance
Date: 2007-02-26 16:39:04
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Markus Schiltknecht wrote:
> Hi,
> Walter Cruz wrote:
>> Have anyone seen this?
> Looks like a good, well documented benchmark. Was well worth the read.
> Probably even more if you're more into Java than I am.
> What's surprising me is, that PostgreSQL often was 'only marginally
> slower' compared to MySQL. First, I thought: wow, MySQL must have
> improved. But later on, I've read that they tested the MyISAM storage
> engine. Thus, I'm surprised that
>  a) they perform only marginally better, and
>  b) that the results are so close and similar.
> I can only conclude, that PostgreSQL does a very well job in keeping the
> costs of consistency very low. ;-)


We Rock!

Joshua D. Drake

> Regards
> Markus
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