Cassandra vs. RethinkDB vs. Kyoto Tycoon



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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 Kyoto Tycoon?

Kyoto Tycoon is a lightweight database server with auto expiration mechanism, which is useful to handle cache data and persistent data of various applications. Kyoto Tycoon is also a package of network interface to the DBM called Kyoto Cabinet.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Cassandra?
Why do you like Cassandra?

Why do developers choose RethinkDB?
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Why do developers choose Kyoto Tycoon?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Cassandra?
Downsides of Cassandra?

What are the cons of using RethinkDB?
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What are the cons of using Kyoto Tycoon?
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Pricing

How much does Cassandra cost?
How much does RethinkDB cost?
How much does Kyoto Tycoon cost?

Companies

What companies use Cassandra?
379 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
What companies use RethinkDB?
51 companies on StackShare use RethinkDB
What companies use Kyoto Tycoon?
2 companies on StackShare use Kyoto Tycoon

Integrations

What tools integrate with Cassandra?
20 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
What tools integrate with RethinkDB?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with RethinkDB
What tools integrate with Kyoto Tycoon?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Kyoto Tycoon

What are some alternatives to Cassandra, RethinkDB, and Kyoto Tycoon?

  • 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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