MySQL 5.1 vs. 5.5 vs. 5.6 Performance Comparison

Reading Time: < 1 minute General Results MySQL 5.5 and 5.6 both performed significantly better than MySQL 5.1. Read/Write and Read Only workloads testing requests per second show a marked improvement for both MySQL 5.5 and 5.6 over MySQL 5.1. The 95th percentile response times (explained below) for both Read/Write and Read Only workloads on MySQL 5.5 and 5.6 were … Continue reading MySQL 5.1 vs. 5.5 vs. 5.6 Performance Comparison