Azure Cosmos DB vs Oracle: What are the differences?
What is Azure Cosmos DB? A fully-managed, globally distributed NoSQL database service. Azure DocumentDB is a fully managed NoSQL database service built for fast and predictable performance, high availability, elastic scaling, global distribution, and ease of development.
What is Oracle? An RDBMS that implements object-oriented features such as user-defined types, inheritance, and polymorphism. Oracle Database is an RDBMS. An RDBMS that implements object-oriented features such as user-defined types, inheritance, and polymorphism is called an object-relational database management system (ORDBMS). Oracle Database has extended the relational model to an object-relational model, making it possible to store complex business models in a relational database.
Azure Cosmos DB and Oracle are primarily classified as "NoSQL Database as a Service" and "Databases" tools respectively.
"Best-of-breed NoSQL features" is the top reason why over 13 developers like Azure Cosmos DB, while over 36 developers mention "Reliable" as the leading cause for choosing Oracle.
According to the StackShare community, Oracle has a broader approval, being mentioned in 106 company stacks & 92 developers stacks; compared to Azure Cosmos DB, which is listed in 24 company stacks and 24 developer stacks.
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If you need a document-based database with geo-redundancy (imagine AU-HU distance), this is the way to go.
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recommended solution at school, also used to try out alternatives to MySQL