CouchDB vs. RethinkDB vs. ArangoDB



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Description

What is CouchDB?

Apache CouchDB is a database that uses JSON for documents, JavaScript for MapReduce indexes, and regular HTTP for its API. CouchDB is a database that completely embraces the web. Store your data with JSON documents. Access your documents and query your indexes with your web browser, via HTTP. Index, combine, and transform your documents with JavaScript.

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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Cons

What are the cons of using CouchDB?
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Companies

What companies use CouchDB?
70 companies on StackShare use CouchDB
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 CouchDB?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with CouchDB
What tools integrate with RethinkDB?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with RethinkDB
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What are some alternatives to CouchDB, 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

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