What is Druid?
Druid is a distributed, column-oriented, real-time analytics data store that is commonly used to power exploratory dashboards in multi-tenant environments. Druid excels as a data warehousing solution for fast aggregate queries on petabyte sized data sets. Druid supports a variety of flexible filters, exact calculations, approximate algorithms, and other useful calculations.
Druid is a tool in the Big Data Tools category of a tech stack.
Druid is an open source tool with 8.9K GitHub stars and 2.3K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Druid's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Druid?
30 companies reportedly use Druid in their tech stacks, including Airbnb, Instacart, and AppsFlyer.
74 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Druid.
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