MariaDB vs. Cassandra vs. Hazelcast

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What is MariaDB?

Started by core members of the original MySQL team, MariaDB actively works with outside developers to deliver the most featureful, stable, and sanely licensed open SQL server in the industry. MariaDB is designed as a drop-in replacement of MySQL(R) with more features, new storage engines, fewer bugs, and better performance.

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 Hazelcast?

With its various distributed data structures, distributed caching capabilities, elastic nature, memcache support, integration with Spring and Hibernate and more importantly with so many happy users, Hazelcast is feature-rich, enterprise-ready and developer-friendly in-memory data grid solution.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use MariaDB?
572 companies on StackShare use MariaDB
What companies use Cassandra?
367 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
What companies use Hazelcast?
25 companies on StackShare use Hazelcast

Integrations

What tools integrate with MariaDB?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with MariaDB
What tools integrate with Cassandra?
19 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
What tools integrate with Hazelcast?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Hazelcast

What are some alternatives to MariaDB, Cassandra, and Hazelcast?

  • 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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