Android Room vs Pg_timetable: What are the differences?
What is Android Room? *Save data in a local database *. It provides an abstraction layer over SQLite to allow fluent database access while harnessing the full power of SQLite. Apps that handle non-trivial amounts of structured data can benefit greatly from persisting that data locally. The most common use case is to cache relevant pieces of data.
What is Pg_timetable? PostgreSQL Job Scheduling. It is an advanced job scheduler for PostgreSQL, offering many advantages over traditional schedulers such as cron and others. It is completely database driven and provides a couple of advanced concepts.
Android Room and Pg_timetable can be categorized as "Database" tools.
Some of the features offered by Android Room are:
- Provides an abstraction layer over SQLite
- Allows fluent database access while harnessing the full power of SQLite
- Cache relevant pieces of data
On the other hand, Pg_timetable provides the following key features:
- Tasks can be arranged in chains
- A chain can consist of SQL and executables
- Parameters can be passed to chains