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Description

What is MySQL?

The MySQL software delivers a very fast, multi-threaded, multi-user, and robust SQL (Structured Query Language) database server. MySQL Server is intended for mission-critical, heavy-load production systems as well as for embedding into mass-deployed software.

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 ToroDB?

ToroDB is an open source, document-oriented, JSON database that runs on top of PostgreSQL, providing storage and I/O savings and ACID semantics. ToroDB is MongoDB-compatible, so you can use Mongo clients to connect to it.

Pros

Why do developers choose MySQL?
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    Why do developers choose Cassandra?
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    Why do developers choose ToroDB?
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    Cons

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

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

    What are the cons of using ToroDB?
    No Cons submitted yet for ToroDB
    Downsides of ToroDB?

    Pricing

    How much does MySQL cost?
    How much does Cassandra cost?
    How much does ToroDB cost?
    ToroDB Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use MySQL?
    2516 companies on StackShare use MySQL
    What companies use Cassandra?
    292 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
    What companies use ToroDB?
    0 companies on StackShare use ToroDB

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with MySQL?
    72 tools on StackShare integrate with MySQL
    What tools integrate with Cassandra?
    17 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
    What tools integrate with ToroDB?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with ToroDB

    What are some alternatives to MySQL, Cassandra, and ToroDB?

    • 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
    • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

    See all alternatives to MySQL

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