InnoDB

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InnoDB
Developer(s)Oracle corporation
Written inC
Operating systemCross-platform
TypeDatabase engine
LicenseGNU GPL v2 or proprietary
Websitewww.innodb.com

InnoDB is a storage engine for the database management system MySQL. MySQL 5.5, December 2010, and later use it by default replacing MyISAM.[1] It provides the standard ACID-compliant transaction features, along with foreign key support (Declarative Referential Integrity). It is included as standard in most binaries distributed by MySQL AB, the exception being some OEM versions.

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InnoDB became a product of Oracle Corporation after its acquisition of Finland-based Innobase Oy in October 2005.[2] The software is dual licensed; it is distributed under the GNU General Public License, but can also be licensed to parties wishing to combine InnoDB in proprietary software.[3]

InnoDB supports:

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  1. ^ "Introduction to InnoDB". MySQL 5.6 Reference Manual. Retrieved 21 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Oracle Announces the Acquisition of Open Source Software Company, Innobase". Oracle Corporation. 7 October 2005. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Licensing MySQL and InnoDB". InnoDB.com. Retrieved 31 July 2008.
  4. ^ http://www.oracle.com/us/corporate/press/1904335
  5. ^ https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-1000-release-notes/

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