MySQL vs. Citus vs. Riak



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What is MySQL?

The MySQL software delivers a very fast, multi-threaded, multi-user, and robust SQL (Structured Query Language) database server. MySQL Server is intended for mission-critical, heavy-load production systems as well as for embedding into mass-deployed software.

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 Riak?

Riak is a distributed database designed to deliver maximum data availability by distributing data across multiple servers. As long as your client can reach one Riak server, it should be able to write data. In most failure scenarios, the data you want to read should be available, although it may not be the most up-to-date version of that data.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Citus?
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Cons

What are the cons of using MySQL?
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What are the cons of using Citus?
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What are the cons of using Riak?
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Pricing

How much does MySQL cost?
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Companies

What companies use MySQL?
3504 companies on StackShare use MySQL
What companies use Citus?
15 companies on StackShare use Citus
What companies use Riak?
18 companies on StackShare use Riak

Integrations

What tools integrate with MySQL?
76 tools on StackShare integrate with MySQL
What tools integrate with Citus?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Citus
What tools integrate with Riak?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Riak

What are some alternatives to MySQL, Citus, and Riak?

  • 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
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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