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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 InfluxDB?

InfluxDB is a scalable datastore for metrics, events, and real-time analytics. It has a built-in HTTP API so you don't have to write any server side code to get up and running. InfluxDB is designed to be scalable, simple to install and manage, and fast to get data in and out.

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Cons

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What are the cons of using InfluxDB?
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Companies

What companies use Cassandra?
367 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
What companies use InfluxDB?
135 companies on StackShare use InfluxDB

Integrations

What tools integrate with Cassandra?
19 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
What tools integrate with InfluxDB?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with InfluxDB

What are some alternatives to Cassandra and InfluxDB?

  • 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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