Cassandra vs. IBM DB2 vs. RocksDB



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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 IBM DB2?

DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows is optimized to deliver industry-leading performance across multiple workloads, while lowering administration, storage, development, and server costs.

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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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Cassandra?
369 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
What companies use IBM DB2?
14 companies on StackShare use IBM DB2
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 IBM DB2?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with IBM DB2
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What are some alternatives to Cassandra, IBM DB2, 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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