Cassandra vs. RocksDB vs. TokuMX



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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 RocksDB?

RocksDB is an embeddable persistent key-value store for fast storage. RocksDB can also be the foundation for a client-server database but our current focus is on embedded workloads. RocksDB builds on LevelDB to be scalable to run on servers with many CPU cores, to efficiently use fast storage, to support IO-bound, in-memory and write-once workloads, and to be flexible to allow for innovation.

What is TokuMX?

TokuMX is a drop-in replacement for MongoDB, and offers 20X performance improvements, 90% reduction in database size, and support for ACID transactions with MVCC. TokuMX has the same binaries, supports the same drivers, data model, and features of MongoDB, because it shares much of its code with MongoDB.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose RocksDB?
Why do you like RocksDB?

Why do developers choose TokuMX?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Cassandra?
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What are the cons of using RocksDB?
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What are the cons of using TokuMX?
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Pricing

How much does Cassandra cost?
How much does RocksDB cost?
How much does TokuMX cost?

Companies

What companies use Cassandra?
379 companies on StackShare use Cassandra
What companies use RocksDB?
9 companies on StackShare use RocksDB
What companies use TokuMX?
3 companies on StackShare use TokuMX

Integrations

What tools integrate with Cassandra?
20 tools on StackShare integrate with Cassandra
No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with TokuMX?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with TokuMX

What are some alternatives to Cassandra, RocksDB, and TokuMX?

  • 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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