With our recent cPanel & WHM upgrade to version 70, we’re moving forward to MySQL 5.7. As always, we want you to benefit the latest software versions.
So What Makes MySQL 5.7 So Special?
The official benchmarks are impressive: most real-world applications running on MySQL 5.6 will run three times faster on MySQL 5.7.
Specifically, in benchmark tests using SysBench Read-only Point-Selects and with 1,024 connections, MySQL 5.7 delivered 1.6 million queries per second, Oracle said.
Designed and refactored for today’s workloads, MySQL 5.7 is the ultimate choice for web developers today.
How To Prepare For MySQL 5.7 Upgrade
For an overview of all the changes in 5.7 (so far), check out the MySQL Server Team’s blog posts:
At this point, you should be confident that you’re prepared to move forward to MySQL 5.7. Follow along with MySQL’s official upgrade guide to do the switch.
MySQL 5.7 is the most current release candidate of the popular open-source database. It offers new performance scalability features that we’re eager for you to benefit.
In case you have any issues or questions, feel free to open a chat or a ticket with our Support team.
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