BedquiltDB vs SQL Tabs: What are the differences?
Developers describe BedquiltDB as "A Mongo-like JSON doc store built on Postgres *". BedquiltDB is an open-source PostgreSQL extension and set of code libraries, which wraps the PostgreSQL jsonb data type in a slick programmatic API inspired by NoSQL document stores. On the other hand, *SQL Tabs** is detailed as "Rich SQL Console for Postgresql". SQL Tabs is an open source cross platform desktop client for Postgresql.
BedquiltDB and SQL Tabs can be categorized as "Database" tools.
Some of the features offered by BedquiltDB are:
- Simple, developer-friendly programmatic API
- Easy to write clients in any programming language, as all the "smarts" are in the PostgreSQL extension
- All the power of a SQL database, including Constraints and Transactions
On the other hand, SQL Tabs provides the following key features:
- Database explorer
- Rich scripts output
- Charts from query result
BedquiltDB and SQL Tabs are both open source tools. SQL Tabs with 752 GitHub stars and 56 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than BedquiltDB with 253 GitHub stars and 9 GitHub forks.