Surely the vast majority of websites and Internet services you use on work by, among others, a database MySQL. This system of databases focused on web servers is really popular and support from Google services to most personal blogs in the world. MySQL 5.1 It is one of the most stable versions used.
MySQL 5.1 is a relational database, multithreading and multiuser which it has been standardized to be the support of the vast majority of CMS together with the known language PHP. Some of the systems that use MySQL 5.1 They are Drupal, phpBB or WordPress, thanks to its dynamism, versatility and adaptability and has shown improvement version after version.
As expected, this database supports all kinds of instructions and operations SQL as searches, modifications and triggers. Further, It offers full compatibility with Unicode and adapts to the rules ACID in search engines like InnoDB, BDB and Cluster.
So you know, if you want to learn to control and configure a database you probably will use if you are a web programming, you can now install MySQL 5.1 on your computer.