MySQL database goes well with CMS like WordPress, Drupal and Joomla.
We can also use MS Sql as the database for development too.
Evolution of the database:
- 2000s: NoSQL and NewSQL
- 1990s: object-oriented
1980s: on the desktop was dBase lightweight and easy
1970s: SQL DBMS, relational DBMS, Cody’s concept
1960s: navigational DBMS[Source: Wikipedia]