MariaDB vs. Cassandra vs. Riak

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Description

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 Riak?

Riak is a distributed database designed to deliver maximum data availability by distributing data across multiple servers. As long as your client can reach one Riak server, it should be able to write data. In most failure scenarios, the data you want to read should be available, although it may not be the most up-to-date version of that data.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using MariaDB?
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    What are the cons of using Riak?
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    Companies

    What companies use MariaDB?
    404 companies on StackShare use MariaDB
    What companies use Cassandra?
    295 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
    What companies use Riak?
    15 companies on StackShare use Riak

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with MariaDB?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with MariaDB
    What tools integrate with Cassandra?
    17 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
    What tools integrate with Riak?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Riak

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

    • 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 MariaDB

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