Memcached vs. HBase vs. Citus

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Description

What is Memcached?

Memcached is an in-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data (strings, objects) from results of database calls, API calls, or page rendering.

What is HBase?

Apache HBase is an open-source, distributed, versioned, column-oriented store modeled after Google' Bigtable: A Distributed Storage System for Structured Data by Chang et al. Just as Bigtable leverages the distributed data storage provided by the Google File System, HBase provides Bigtable-like capabilities on top of Apache Hadoop.

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.

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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using Memcached?
No Cons submitted yet for Memcached
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Memcached?
684 companies on StackShare use Memcached
What companies use HBase?
48 companies on StackShare use HBase
What companies use Citus?
13 companies on StackShare use Citus

Integrations

What tools integrate with Memcached?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Memcached
What tools integrate with HBase?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with HBase
What tools integrate with Citus?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Citus

What are some alternatives to Memcached, HBase, and Citus?

  • 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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