PostgreSQL vs. MongoDB vs. ArangoDB

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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 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 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.

Pros

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    Cons

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

    Pricing

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

    Companies

    What companies use PostgreSQL?
    2243 companies on StackShare use PostgreSQL
    What companies use MongoDB?
    1868 companies on StackShare use MongoDB
    What companies use ArangoDB?
    7 companies on StackShare use ArangoDB

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PostgreSQL?
    88 tools on StackShare integrate with PostgreSQL
    What tools integrate with MongoDB?
    41 tools on StackShare integrate with MongoDB
    No integrations listed yet

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

    • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
    • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft
    • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL
    • SQLite - A software library that implements a self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, transactional SQL database engine

    See all alternatives to PostgreSQL

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