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What is CockroachDB?

It allows you to deploy a database on-prem, in the cloud or even across clouds, all as a single store. It is a simple and straightforward bridge to your future, cloud-based data architecture.
CockroachDB is a tool in the Databases category of a tech stack.

Who uses CockroachDB?

31 companies reportedly use CockroachDB in their tech stacks, including Paralect, StreamElements, and Blend.

95 developers on StackShare have stated that they use CockroachDB.

CockroachDB Integrations

Liquibase, Netdata, Rook, Ebean, and DbSchema are some of the popular tools that integrate with CockroachDB. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with CockroachDB.
Decisions about CockroachDB

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose CockroachDB in their tech stack.

Lucas Litton
Founder & CEO at Macombey · | 1 upvote · 3.3K views

Just like Go, our team. uses CockroachDB because of the speed and the great integrations with Go and Node.js.

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Jobs that mention CockroachDB as a desired skillset

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CockroachDB Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to CockroachDB?
The MySQL software delivers a very fast, multi-threaded, multi-user, and robust SQL (Structured Query Language) database server. MySQL Server is intended for mission-critical, heavy-load production systems as well as for embedding into mass-deployed software.
Oracle Database is an RDBMS. An RDBMS that implements object-oriented features such as user-defined types, inheritance, and polymorphism is called an object-relational database management system (ORDBMS). Oracle Database has extended the relational model to an object-relational model, making it possible to store complex business models in a relational database.
Partitioning means that Cassandra can distribute your data across multiple machines in an application-transparent matter. Cassandra will automatically repartition as machines are added and removed from the cluster. Row store means that like relational databases, Cassandra organizes data by rows and columns. The Cassandra Query Language (CQL) is a close relative of SQL.
MongoDB stores data in JSON-like documents that can vary in structure, offering a dynamic, flexible schema. MongoDB was also designed for high availability and scalability, with built-in replication and auto-sharding.
FoundationDB is a NoSQL database with a shared nothing architecture. Designed around a "core" ordered key-value database, additional features and data models are supplied in layers. The key-value database, as well as all layers, supports full, cross-key and cross-server ACID transactions.
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