MySQL Enterprise Edition: Customer Successes
NAVER, Korea’s largest internet search company, is a benchmark for streamlining database infrastructure management, reducing costs, and simplifying compliance with MySQL Enterprise Edition.
Dream D&S Provides High Security by Using MySQL Enterprise Edition for its Embedded Products, Enabling Customers to Innovate Faster
Dream D&S is a South Korean information security company that develops and manufactures security solutions for computers, the Internet of Things (IoT) security, network connection control, and national defense. In selecting MySQL Enterprise Edition as its embedded database for the KCMVP key management system, Dream D&S enhanced the performance and security of its encryption platform for protecting sensitive digital assets.
OP Computer Business Solutions, Inc. (OP-CBS) provides customized software solutions to support customs, logistics, and foreign trade operations between Mexico and the US. By deploying MySQL Enterprise Edition as the backbone for its business-critical customs software, OP-CBS has been able to greatly expand business opportunities and achieve regulatory compliance.
Founded in 1764, Brown University—a leading research university home to world-renowned faculty—is an innovative educational institution where the curiosity, creativity, and intellectual joy of students drive academic excellence. Brown University significantly improved database availability, security, manageability, and support by implementing MySQL Enterprise Edition.
Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) is Spain's largest university with 80,000 students, 6,500 faculty members engaged in 300 undergraduate and postgraduate programs, as well as 1,300 researchers, and a library network containing 3 million volumes. MySQL databases underlay seven heavily used applications—the most important being the university's website, the identity management system, the Virtual Campus learning platform, and the library.
DGB Capital is among South Korea's leading financial services companies. DGB Capital chose MySQL Enterprise Edition to provide the required performance, availability and security.
Great HealthWorks is direct response marketing company providing self-care and wellness solutions to people since 2003. MariaDB Galera Cluster was unstable and did not meet the requirements for stability and regular monthly backups. The stability and reliability of MySQL Enterprise Edition helped Great HealthWorks ensure a smooth-running order management system and guarantee business continuity.
guard.me International Insurance is a leading provider of international student health insurance. guard.me leveraged MySQL Enterprise Masking and De-Identification to anonymize data at rest to ensure compliance with the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Canada's Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA).
Toss Bank, a subsidiary of Viva Republica, was the third internet bank to open in Korea in October 2021. They are competing with banks that embrace a wider range of customers through technological innovation by offering the best customer benefits in the financial services market in the country.
Toss bank selected MySQL Enterprise Edition due to its superior performance and ease of management. The advanced security features of the solution and the 24/7 access to MySQL Consultative Support as well as Oracle Premier Support were also deciding factors in choosing the solution.
Digital14 provides secure solutions, cybersecurity, and digital transformation services to public and commercial sector organizations in the United Arab Emirates. Digital14 needed to strengthen its solutions with a highly secure and available back-end database to offer maximum security to its customers. It originally chose MySQL Community Edition but after a year upgraded to MySQL Enterprise Edition to benefit from features such as advanced security and professional 24/7 support.
ST Engineering is a global technology, defence and engineering group that uses technology and innovation to solve real-world problems and improve lives through its diverse portfolio of businesses across the aerospace, smart city, defence and public security segments. ST Engineering switched to MySQL Enterprise Edition to be more cost-competitive. At the same time, MySQL Enterprise Edition provides its rail operator customers ease of maintenance for their embedded MySQL databases, without the need for costly database administrator expertise.
UL Solutions Sdn Bhd Delivers its Shop Floor and Inventory Control Application with MySQL Enterprise Edition
UL Solutions Sdn Bhd provides Shop Floor and Inventory Control (SFC) applications for manufacturing companies in Malaysia. With MySQL Enterprise Edition 8.0, UL Solutions began offering their customers greater performance in tracking the productivity, efficiency, and yield of their manufacturing processes. At the same time, customers on various open-source platforms keep their costs under control with MySQL as backbone database engine.
GCI Communication Corp. is the largest telecommunications company in Alaska, delivering a wide variety of services to businesses, public sector, and residential consumers across the state. GCI deployed MySQL Enterprise Edition 8.0 as a homogeneous and stable database environment, transferring 25% of their solutions.
PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) manages the national railways of Indonesia, operating 7,000 kilometers of rail networks in Java and Sumatra. Along with faster data processing, MySQL Enterprise Edition High Availability has put an end to downtime, resulting in increased reliability of LocoTrack's real-time tracking of train velocities captured at train gates, intersections, and stations via the Global Positioning Systems (GPS).
The BBC is the world's leading public service news organisation. BBC Wales ensures news and content production in English and Welsh for 3 TV stations, 25 radio stations, and numerous online channels. MySQL's InnoDB Cluster technology gave the BBC a native, perfectly integrated, high availability solution for managing critical broadcasting services without having to rely on any external component or application failover logic.
Korea Investment & Securities Co., Ltd. (KIS) has been an important player in the Korean asset management industry for over 40 years. Korea Investment & Securities was able to leverage the cost-efficiency and performance of MySQL Enterprise Edition to build its internal messaging platform.
Meritz Fire & Marine Insurance relies on MySQL Enterprise Edition to operate a stable and smooth communication infrastructure that supports real-time system inspections, efficient data backup, and recovery.
Itaú Unibanco Boosts Digital Platform with MySQL Enterprise Edition for High Availability and Support
Itaú Unibanco is Brazil's largest private bank and the largest financial institution in Latin America. MySQL is one of the databases behind the bank's mobile payments platform as well as for ATM and branch bank monitoring, loans, debt renegotiations, and other services.
DMM.com LLC has continued to use MySQL Enterprise Edition for over ten years, and their Infrastructure Division has been working closely with MySQL Support Team at Oracle Corporation. They were able to upgrade over 100 MySQL Enterprise Edition servers, used across a wide variety of services and backend systems, in a short period of time.
For over a decade, Shinsegae marketed its products via various online platforms acquired through mergers and acquisitions. SSG.COM was established to integrate and operate these platforms. Several database environments were in place to support these platforms, including Postgres, but Shinsegae needed one maximum availability architecture (MAA) for its new flagship mall and went to market for the database with best performance and security.
KDDI Corporation is increasing in-house DBAs (Database Administrators) and aims to internalize implementation and operation of the database to avoid system failure. The company has adopted MySQL InnoDB Cluster and MySQL Enterprise Edition to strengthen database quality control.
BSE is the world's fastest and Asia's number one stock exchange. It trades in equity, currencies, debt instruments, derivatives, and mutual funds. After six years of exponential growth, the company experienced the need for greater database performance, faster transaction processing, and engineering support. It migrated from MySQL Community Edition to MySQL Enterprise Edition to better manage increased trading volumes.
TMON Builds Korea’s Number One Online Malling Platform on MySQL Enterprise Edition
TMON is the first Korean social commerce company that has become a leader in the country's e-commerce industry through innovation and customer orientation. It ranked #1 among Korean online shopping channels based on several performance indicators, such as time customers spend on the website and customer loyalty. The TMON malling platform runs on more than 100 databases of MySQL Enterprise Edition.
Flash Networks has the largest market share in the mobile Internet optimization and monetization market with hundreds of deployments, serving over one billion subscribers worldwide. Responding to the increasing necessity of mobile network operators to offer new services to subscribers, Flash Networks began developing a parental control solution in 2018. For the first time it decided to embed a relational database management system in its products. Flash Networks selected MySQL Enterprise Edition because it is carrier-grade, offers 5-nines availability, has very advanced security features, and a first-rate support.
Globo is the largest media group in Latin America, and Brazil's leader in broadcast TV, pay TV, online, print, and radio. The organization's development and production environments are based on open-source technologies, with Linux as operating system and MySQL Enterprise Edition as the relational database. Globo.com, responsible for the digital products of the group, has used MySQL to create a Platform as a Service (PaaS) inside a private cloud.
University of Toronto Empowers Astronomers to Research Dark Matter with Massive Space Image Database
he Dragonfly Telephoto Array is a project shared between the University of Toronto Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, Yale University and Harvard University. It is designed to image large and extremely faint structures in the night sky. Before adopting MySQL Enterprise Edition, the team was struggling to check the images that presented optical distortions caused by double stars. The Dragonfly team contacted Oracle Premier Support for advice on how to optimally configure the database in order to eliminate the bottlenecks preventing smooth stacking of the images.
SQUARE ENIX reduced database backup time with MySQL Enterprise Edition to 1/6th to offer superb game environment for users worldwide
One of SQUARE ENIX’s main businesses is game-based digital entertainment.SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. enhanced backup efficieny and restored operations by adopting MySQL Enterprise Edition. The company has also improved its monitoring and analysis capabilities to ensure customers can enjoy responsiveness that is both smooth and seamless.
K Bank is the first Internet bank in Korea. K Bank decided to deploy MySQL Enterprise Edition. As a result, the company achieved 100% uptime of its online services and reduced total cost of ownership by 80% or more.
France Billet is a ticketing platform belonging to the French FNAC-Darty cultural and home appliance chain, selling tickets to concerts, theaters, festivals, sports events, and theme parks. It also provides its B2B partners (large distributors and others) with SaaS ticketing solutions, enabling them to manage ticket sales transparently. In the ticketing and access control business, high availability and scalability of databases is essential to cope with peaks and troughs in demand, which is why France Billet adopted MySQL as its online transaction processing (OLTP) system. In addition, it uses MySQL to underpin its own analytical data warehouse.
Mobitel is Sri Lanka's leading mobile communications provider with a subscriber base of more than 5 million. Before launching commercial services, Mobitel used the MySQL Community version for development and testing. When choosing the right database for its tier-2 applications, Mobitel considered EnterpriseDB and Oracle Database but decided on MySQL Enterprise Edition for its superior price-performance ratio and ease of administration.
Etraveli, a leading e-commerce travel group, serves 12 million customers per year. With travelers on five continents comparing and booking travel options through 21 Etraveli-owned brands, the company requires a high availability database that provides maximum uptime and quick, reliable backups. Etraveli reduced the time required to perform a complete backup to just 2 hours with MySQL Enterprise Backup 4.1, with restore operations taking about the same time-ensuring that Etraveli can provide continuous ticket sales and delivery services to customers, while freeing IT staff for more strategic tasks.
Plusnet Supports Rapid Growth of Customer Base by Improving Visibility, Performance, and Scalability
Plusnet is a British quad play internet service provider delivering broadband, landline, Internet Protocol television (IPTV), and mobile services to more than 1.5 million residential and business customers. Previously a MySQL Community Edition customer, Plusnet selected MySQL Enterprise Edition to gain much-needed support for its rapidly expanding business and IT landscape-including 24/7 telephone support and access to MySQL expertise and specialists on key topics, in addition to on-site consultative support and future technical training sessions.
NJ India Invest is the flagship company of NJ Group, a leading player in the Indian financial services industry known for its strong mutual funds distribution capabilities. NJ India Invest decided to upgrade to MySQL Enterprise Edition to enhance database performance, streamline backup and restore, and increase control over its MySQL database instances.
Isibet is a government-approved license holder for the distribution of gambling and betting games in Italy, both in stores and online. Since inception in 2007, Isibet adopted MySQL Enterprise Edition for building its web applications. Isibet implemented MySQL InnoDB Cluster as a high availability solution for ever increasing amounts of users, queries, and data loads with automatic failover-ensuring round-the-clock betting with no downtime for both Isibet and 50 connected gambling and betting operators throughout Italy.
LINE Corp is known for its popular communication application, LINE, which enables users to enjoy free messages, voice calls, and video calls anytime, anywhere via their smartphones and PCs. LINE's monthly active user base has now reached 165 million in the top 4 global markets including Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, and Indonesia. LINE wanted to adopt a scalable, enterprise-grade MySQL database to ensure high availability and easy maintenance.
Credorax is a licensed Merchant Acquiring Bank, providing cross-border Smart Acquiring services to global merchants and payment service providers. Remaining true to their hi-tech roots and focus, Credorax is creating the next generation technology-driven banking solutions for the eCommerce arena. Credorax's main payment processing engine uses MySQL at its core, for processing hundreds of transactions a second from customers globally. MySQL was chosen for it's flexibility and modular design allowing it to fit into a custom designed architecture meeting Credorax's specific throughput, availability and future scalability needs at a cost-effective price point.
WealthObjects is an award winning Financial Technology (FinTech) company offering technology solutions for Banks as well as Wealth Management and Investment Management companies. WealthObjects is innovating rapidly and constantly adding new enhancements to their product stack. MySQL's continuous innovation enables them on their journey.