MongoDB vs. Cassandra vs. ArangoDB

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Description

What is MongoDB?

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.

What is Cassandra?

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.

What is ArangoDB?

A distributed free and open-source database with a flexible data model for documents, graphs, and key-values. Build high performance applications using a convenient SQL-like query language or JavaScript extensions.

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    Cons

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    Pricing

    How much does MongoDB cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use MongoDB?
    1838 companies on StackShare use MongoDB
    What companies use Cassandra?
    292 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
    What companies use ArangoDB?
    7 companies on StackShare use ArangoDB

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with MongoDB?
    41 tools on StackShare integrate with MongoDB
    What tools integrate with Cassandra?
    17 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
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    What are some alternatives to MongoDB, Cassandra, and ArangoDB?

    • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
    • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
    • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft
    • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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