GaussDB (for MySQL)¶
GaussDB(for MySQL) is the latest generation enterprise-class distributed database. It is fully compatible with MySQL and provides high scalability and massive storage capacity. It uses a decoupled compute and storage architecture and supports up to 128 TB of storage. With GaussDB(for MySQL), there is no need to deal with sharding, and no need to worry about data loss. It combines the performance and availability of commercial databases with the cost-effectiveness of open source databases.
This document describes basic concepts, functions, key terms, and FAQs of GaussDB(for MySQL) and provides instructions for applying for and using GaussDB(for MySQL).