Percona : MySQL open source fork with performance improvements

Percona is a company that features their compilation of MySQL with emphasis on performance. That MySQL software is best known as Percona Server. They have downloads for MySQL 5.5, 5.1, 5.0, and MariaDB.

One of their most notable enhancements is the storage engine XtraDB (complete drop-in replacement for InnoDB) which has been around since December 2008.

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