Introduction to Mysql / Mariadb
PHP MariaDB formally known as PHP MYSQL developed in 2009 is high compatible and exact matching with MySQL APIs and commands. The original developers of MySQL created MariaDB after concerns raised by Oracle’s acquisition of MySQL.
MariaDB (and its predecessor MySQL) has been used around the world for over 20 years
Introduction to Relational Databases:
A database is as a collection of related files. A database and the tool that controls the database, called a database management system (DBMS). Most databases today are relational databases because they deal with tables containing related fields.
So let’s understand a few terms related to databases: