Cassandra vs. Couchbase vs. RocksDB



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Description

What is Cassandra?

Partitioning means that Cassandra can distribute your data across multiple machines in an application-transparent matter. Cassandra will automatically repartition as machines are added and removed from the cluster. Row store means that like relational databases, Cassandra organizes data by rows and columns. The Cassandra Query Language (CQL) is a close relative of SQL.

What is Couchbase?

Developed as an alternative to traditionally inflexible SQL databases, the Couchbase NoSQL database is built on an open source foundation and architected to help developers solve real-world problems and meet high scalability demands.

What is RocksDB?

RocksDB is an embeddable persistent key-value store for fast storage. RocksDB can also be the foundation for a client-server database but our current focus is on embedded workloads. RocksDB builds on LevelDB to be scalable to run on servers with many CPU cores, to efficiently use fast storage, to support IO-bound, in-memory and write-once workloads, and to be flexible to allow for innovation.

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Why do developers choose Couchbase?
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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Cassandra?
369 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
What companies use Couchbase?
57 companies on StackShare use Couchbase
What companies use RocksDB?
8 companies on StackShare use RocksDB

Integrations

What tools integrate with Cassandra?
19 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
What tools integrate with Couchbase?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Couchbase
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What are some alternatives to Cassandra, Couchbase, and RocksDB?

  • 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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