It increases the performance and speed. And enables something that makes it even faster.
Well, it's not that simple. We are hosted for free by OSUOSL. They are currently in the process of retiring the db server we're using. They're looking into what version of MariaDB is on the new server that we'll be migrating to.
Can you tell me exactly what the feature is that makes the 10.0 series faster? I'm not hearing any complaints about speed.