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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 RethinkDB?

RethinkDB is built to store JSON documents, and scale to multiple machines with very little effort. It has a pleasant query language that supports really useful queries like table joins and group by, and is easy to setup and learn.

What is FoundationDB?

FoundationDB is a NoSQL database with a shared nothing architecture. Designed around a "core" ordered key-value database, additional features and data models are supplied in layers. The key-value database, as well as all layers, supports full, cross-key and cross-server ACID transactions.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Cassandra?
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    No Cons submitted yet for RethinkDB
    What are the cons of using FoundationDB?
    No Cons submitted yet for FoundationDB

    Pricing

    How much does Cassandra cost?
    How much does RethinkDB cost?
    How much does FoundationDB cost?
    FoundationDB Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use Cassandra?
    292 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
    What companies use RethinkDB?
    38 companies on StackShare use RethinkDB
    What companies use FoundationDB?
    1 companies on StackShare use FoundationDB

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Cassandra?
    17 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
    What tools integrate with RethinkDB?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with RethinkDB
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to Cassandra, RethinkDB, and FoundationDB?

    • 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

    See all alternatives to Cassandra

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