MySQL Reports Record Results for 2006, Launches New Enterprise Subscription Offering

MySQL AB, a developer of open source software, reported record results for the year ended December 31, 2006. The company's flagship offering is MySQL Enterprise, which includes production-tested software, proactive monitoring tools, and premium support services. MySQL has seen great interest in its products from corporate customers and industry partners such as Capgemini, Red Hat, and Unisys. In the past year, MySQL added over 2,500 new customers who have selected the MySQL database server to power their Web sites, critical business applications, packaged software, and telecommunications infrastructure. The company has also seen great interest in its products from mainstream corporate use, with CEOs and CFOs showing increasing interest in open source. In addition to its enterprise subscription business, MySQL powers Web 2.0 users such as YouTube and Flickr, and has a strong community of software developers and vendors who support and contribute to its popularity.