ArangoDB vs. Riak



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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 Riak?

Riak is a distributed database designed to deliver maximum data availability by distributing data across multiple servers. As long as your client can reach one Riak server, it should be able to write data. In most failure scenarios, the data you want to read should be available, although it may not be the most up-to-date version of that data.

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

Why do developers choose Riak?
Why do you like Riak?

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

What are the cons of using Riak?
No Cons submitted yet for Riak
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What companies use ArangoDB?
23 companies on StackShare use ArangoDB
What companies use Riak?
19 companies on StackShare use Riak
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What tools integrate with Riak?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Riak

What are some alternatives to ArangoDB and Riak?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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