MySQL pushes Yahoo! into InfoWorld 100 list
30 Nov 2001
The editors of InfoWorld annually list the top 100 companies showing
the greatest IT achievements during the year. In the 2001 list, focus
was put on innovation and the ability to integrate enterprise
technology in core business processes for higher efficiency, including
improvement of customer services and reduced costs. Yahoo! was
ranked as number 27 on the list for their use of MySQL in financial
"Yahoo! replaced a home-grown system with the MySQL database server to
power its Yahoo! Finance services, including news headlines, stock
charts, and insider trading."
Read more at: http://www.infoworld.com/features/feinfoworld100.html
You can also read the Yahoo! User Story here.