The Spider Storage Engine is the Storage Engine of MySQL that has the following features.
- Table link
Spider makes to be available that tables in some other MySQL servers can use like in local MySQL server.
Spider can reinforce and expand the other Storage Engine's features by cooperation.
- XA transaction
Spider can synchronize update for some MySQL servers by XA transaction.
Because the spider supports XA transaction, it can be used for the clustering of update series Database.
- Table partitioning
Spider can partition a table data for tables in some other MySQL servers.