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What is CouchDB?

Apache CouchDB is a database that uses JSON for documents, JavaScript for MapReduce indexes, and regular HTTP for its API. CouchDB is a database that completely embraces the web. Store your data with JSON documents. Access your documents and query your indexes with your web browser, via HTTP. Index, combine, and transform your documents with JavaScript.

What is Citus?

Citus is worry-free Postgres for SaaS. Made to scale out, Citus is an extension to Postgres that distributes queries across any number of servers. Citus is available as open source, as on-prem software, and as a fully-managed service.

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.

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    Companies

    What companies use CouchDB?
    55 companies on StackShare use CouchDB
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    13 companies on StackShare use Citus
    What companies use ToroDB?
    0 companies on StackShare use ToroDB

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    5 tools on StackShare integrate with CouchDB
    What tools integrate with Citus?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with Citus
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    1 tools on StackShare integrate with ToroDB

    What are some alternatives to CouchDB, Citus, and ToroDB?

    • 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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