Curated Collection: Compose for MySQL


The Curated articles are guides, regularly updated by the Compose team, to the essential postings and help content available for each of the Compose databases. Here we look at Compose for MySQL.

About Compose for MySQL

MySQL is an open-source object-relational database management system owned by Oracle. It is used in web applications or as a standalone database server in both large enterprise environments and small embedded systems. It's flexibility and wide driver and open-source tool support make it a very popular database choice.


Connect to Compose for MySQL via command-line or from an application.

The Grand Tour:

Code examples across multiple languages for connecting to your Compose for MySQL deployment using a simple web application.


Using your MySQL database to store JSON data.

Projects and Use-cases:

Recently on Compose:


If you are looking for documentation for Compose for MySQL:

Or if you are looking for the MySQL docs:

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