Cassandra vs. RethinkDB vs. ArangoDB



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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 RethinkDB?

RethinkDB is built to store JSON documents, and scale to multiple machines with very little effort. It has a pleasant query language that supports really useful queries like table joins and group by, and is easy to setup and learn.

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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Pros

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Why do developers choose RethinkDB?
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Why do developers choose ArangoDB?
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Cons

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What are the cons of using RethinkDB?
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Companies

What companies use Cassandra?
378 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
What companies use RethinkDB?
51 companies on StackShare use RethinkDB
What companies use ArangoDB?
21 companies on StackShare use ArangoDB

Integrations

What tools integrate with Cassandra?
20 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
What tools integrate with RethinkDB?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with RethinkDB
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What are some alternatives to Cassandra, RethinkDB, and ArangoDB?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft

See all alternatives to Cassandra

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