MariaDB is a free and open-source relational database management system, based on the popular MySQL.

It features many enhancements to meet the needs of users who are starting web development or switching to this technology. It has proven its reliability by delivering more than ten years of production service in demanding environments.

MariaDB offers various features, such as: Cross-platform: It supports all major operating systems and architectures like Linux, Windows, macOS and Android.Scalability: It can scale to large size databases, up to 400 terabytes. Better performance than MySQL in most cases. It offers compatibility with MySQL so it’s easy for developers to switch from one database to the other database.