The power of a database is realized in the tools that use it. In Part III, we talk about how you build those tools using a variety of today’s popular programming languages. From web-based programming to business application development, we will discuss the APIs and tools necessary for using MySQL to its fullest potential. Part III starts with a high-level chapter on database application design. The meat of Part III, however, deals with programming in various programming languages with MySQL as your backend database.