Building MySQL Embedded for Simple Installation and Security

Your customers' experiences of your products can be greatly influenced by how easy or difficult it is to get the products up and running; few things can impact customer satisfaction and longevity as much as data security. Luckily, with MySQL embedded, installation can be easy, fast, and even completely transparent. MySQL is also easy to secure but its default settings are not set for the embedded use case.

This presentation will provide you with the information you need about:

  • MySQL embedded installation options
    • TAR/ZIP installs
    • RPM install, and which RPMs you'll need
    • Silent install options
    • Maximizing disk space by getting rid of things you don't need
  • Securing MySQL for embedded use