Top 5 Free Database Systems

MySQL Community Edition

MySQL Community Edition is the freely downloadable version of the world’s most popular open source database. It is available under the GPL license and is supported by a huge and active community of open source developers.

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Microsoft SQL Server

Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 Express is a powerful and reliable free data management system that delivers a rich and reliable data store for lightweight Web Sites and desktop applications.

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Oracle

Oracle Database 11g Express Edition (Oracle Database XE) is an entry-level, small-footprint database based on the Oracle Database 11g Release 2 code base.  It’s free to develop, deploy, and distribute; fast to download; and simple to administer.

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PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system. It has more than 15 years of active development and a proven architecture that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, data integrity, and correctness. It runs on all major operating systems.

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SqLite

SQLite is a software library that implements a self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, transactional SQL database engine. SQLite is the most widely deployed SQL database engine in the world. The source code for SQLite is in the public domain.

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