Is your webservice relying on mysql or postgres?

I would appreciate your comments.

Why Uber Engineering Switched from Postgres to MySQL (July 26, 2016)



TL;DR: Uber has to perform massive numbers of updates to a table with lots of indexes. Postgres currently handles that less well than MySQL. See

Unless you have the same circumstances, Uber’s rationale for the switch likely doesn’t apply to you.

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