dbForge Studio for MySQL

Topping the Charts Again: dbForge Studios Awarded G2 High Performer & Leader Fall 2021

More good news coming our way!

It is inspiring to see that all the hard work we put into our products pays off as happy users and good reviews bring us more and more recognition on independent software reviewing platforms and marketplaces.

Today, the products in question are dbForge Studios for MySQL and Oracle, which have earned new badges in the Database Software category on G2.

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dbForge Studio for MySQL Awarded G2 Summer 2021 Badges

It is a pleasure to announce that G2 awards dbForge Studio for MySQL with the ‘Leader Summer 2021’ and ‘Momentum Leader Summer 2021’ badges in the DB Backup category and ‘Users Love Us’ badge in the Database Management Systems (DBMS) and Database Comparison categories.

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How to Rename a Table in MySQL in Different Ways

The article explores a bunch of popular methods to rename a MySQL table and provides handy worked examples that could be of utility to both beginning and experienced users.

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Devart Products Become the Winners of DBTA’s 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards

We are delighted to announce that Devart has been ranked #1 by the readers of the Database Trends and Applications magazine — the leading media specializing in information management, big data, and data science.

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dbForge Studio Awarded Top Rated Backup Software of 2021 by SoftwareWorld

It didn’t take long since the dbForge Studio product line received its latest award — and now we’ve got a new one to tell you about. Our all-in-one development IDEs for the most popular types of databases — MySQL and SQL Server — were awarded by SoftwareWorld, a review platform that helps businesses of various industries find optimal software solutions, providing unbiased lists of top products by category.

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What Is InnoDB in MySQL? Tutorial with Examples and Performance Tuning Tips

There is a number of powerful MySQL storage engines at our disposal, and InnoDB is undoubtedly one of the most popular ones. It is highly reliable and efficient, so it is no wonder that it has become a default storage engine for all MySQL versions from 5.5 on. Let us take a look at its advantages and features more closely.

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dbForge Studio Shortlisted by Capterra and Awarded Front Runners 2021 by Software Advice

dbForge Studio is a product line designed to encompass every aspect of database development and administration, providing versatile functionality in a single IDE. It is available for all major database management systems: SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, and PostgreSQL. One of the ways to evaluate its hard-earned reputation is to get acquainted with its accolades — and two of them are the subject of our today’s story.

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How to Create a View in MySQL

This article will show you how to create and manage views in MySQL. A view is a virtual table that does not store its own data but rather displays data that is stored in other tables. Essentially, a view is a result of SQL query execution, which returns the required rows of data from one or multiple tables.

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Storage Engines in MySQL

This article focuses on the database storage engines for MySQL that ensure appropriate performance and manage SQL operations for multiple table types. The article examines the differences between the most widely used MySQL storage engines.

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How to Create a New User Account in MySQL and Grant Permissions on a Database

This article provides a complete overview of how to create a new user account in MySQL and grant different types of privileges on a MySQL database. Learn the basics of user account management and find hints.

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