What is MariaDB?
MariaDB Server is another most popular open source database server in the world which is also made by developers of MySQL.
It is an enhanced replacement for MySQL that is mostly used because it is fast. For more information about MariaDB, you may see this LINK.
You need to be logged in to your CentOS 7 with root privileges (sudo su -) before proceeding with the installation.
We will be using “yum” package manager in installing the MariaDB. To start, you may use the command below: