PostgreSQL vs. ArangoDB vs. Citus



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Description

What is PostgreSQL?

PostgreSQL is an advanced object-relational database management system that supports an extended subset of the SQL standard, including transactions, foreign keys, subqueries, triggers, user-defined types and functions.

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.

What is Citus?

Citus is worry-free Postgres for SaaS. Made to scale out, Citus is an extension to Postgres that distributes queries across any number of servers. Citus is available as open source, as on-prem software, and as a fully-managed service.

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Pros

Why do developers choose PostgreSQL?
Why do you like PostgreSQL?

Why do developers choose ArangoDB?
Why do you like ArangoDB?

Why do developers choose Citus?
Why do you like Citus?

Cons

What are the cons of using PostgreSQL?
No Cons submitted yet for PostgreSQL
Downsides of PostgreSQL?

What are the cons of using ArangoDB?
Downsides of ArangoDB?

What are the cons of using Citus?
No Cons submitted yet for Citus
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Pricing

How much does PostgreSQL cost?
How much does ArangoDB cost?
How much does Citus cost?
Citus Pricing

Companies

What companies use PostgreSQL?
3161 companies on StackShare use PostgreSQL
What companies use ArangoDB?
22 companies on StackShare use ArangoDB
What companies use Citus?
15 companies on StackShare use Citus

Integrations

What tools integrate with PostgreSQL?
90 tools on StackShare integrate with PostgreSQL
No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with Citus?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Citus

What are some alternatives to PostgreSQL, ArangoDB, and Citus?

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

See all alternatives to PostgreSQL

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