What is IndexedDB?
This API uses indexes to enable high-performance searches of this data. While Web Storage is useful for storing smaller amounts of data, it is less useful for storing larger amounts of structured data.
IndexedDB is a tool in the Databases category of a tech stack.
Who uses IndexedDB?
24 developers on StackShare have stated that they use IndexedDB.
MongoDB, SQLite, Slick, MSSQL, and Knex.js are some of the popular tools that integrate with IndexedDB. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with IndexedDB.
- Stores key-pair values
- It is not a relational database
- IndexedDB API is mostly asynchronous
- It is not a structured query language
- It has supported to access the data from same domain.
IndexedDB Alternatives & Comparisons
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