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MySQL by Robert D. Schneider

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14. Operating System, Web Server, and Connectivity Tuning

Most MySQL database servers are just one component in an overall computing strategy that depends on other advanced technologies, such as complex, modern operating systems, web servers, and application servers. In addition, all these computers rely on a network infrastructure to communicate with clients and among themselves.

This chapter reviews considerations for these ancillary technologies, particularly those that have significant consequences for MySQL responsiveness. The first section examines the interplay between the most popular MySQL-supporting operating system (Linux/Unix and Microsoft Windows), as well as how administrators can configure these operating systems ...

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