TimescaleDB vs. Citus vs. Datomic

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What is TimescaleDB?

TimescaleDB is the only open-source time-series database that natively supports full-SQL at scale, combining the power, reliability, and ease-of-use of a relational database with the scalability typically seen in NoSQL databases.

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 Datomic?

Build flexible, distributed systems that can leverage the entire history of your critical data, not just the most current state. Build them on your existing infrastructure or jump straight to the cloud.
Why do developers choose TimescaleDB?
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Why do developers choose Citus?
Why do you like Citus?

Why do developers choose Datomic?
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What are the cons of using TimescaleDB?
No Cons submitted yet for TimescaleDB
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What are the cons of using Citus?
No Cons submitted yet for Citus
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What are the cons of using Datomic?
No Cons submitted yet for Datomic
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How much does TimescaleDB cost?
How much does Citus cost?
Citus Pricing
How much does Datomic cost?
What companies use TimescaleDB?
17 companies on StackShare use TimescaleDB
What companies use Citus?
15 companies on StackShare use Citus
What companies use Datomic?
9 companies on StackShare use Datomic
What tools integrate with TimescaleDB?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with TimescaleDB
What tools integrate with Citus?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Citus
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to TimescaleDB, Citus, and Datomic?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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