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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 InfluxDB?

InfluxDB is a scalable datastore for metrics, events, and real-time analytics. It has a built-in HTTP API so you don't have to write any server side code to get up and running. InfluxDB is designed to be scalable, simple to install and manage, and fast to get data in and out.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose Memcached?
Why do you like Memcached?

Why do developers choose InfluxDB?
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Why do developers choose Citus?
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Cons

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

How much does Memcached cost?
How much does InfluxDB cost?
How much does Citus cost?
Citus Pricing

Companies

What companies use Memcached?
665 companies on StackShare use Memcached
What companies use InfluxDB?
95 companies on StackShare use InfluxDB
What companies use Citus?
13 companies on StackShare use Citus

Integrations

What tools integrate with Memcached?
15 tools on StackShare integrate with Memcached
What tools integrate with InfluxDB?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with InfluxDB
What tools integrate with Citus?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Citus

What are some alternatives to Memcached, InfluxDB, 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

See all alternatives to Memcached

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