My DB is SQL Server 2008 and I want to scale up the system by 5 fold (maybe more in the future). The system currently has 95% read & 5% write from front end. And from backend actual data is bulk ...
I'm currently making an MMORPG game, which could have a few thousand players online at the same time (probably not; just wishful thinking). First we wanted to use MySQL, but I have heard it isn't fast ...