RethinkDB vs. Riak vs. Citus



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Description

What is RethinkDB?

RethinkDB is built to store JSON documents, and scale to multiple machines with very little effort. It has a pleasant query language that supports really useful queries like table joins and group by, and is easy to setup and learn.

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.

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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Companies

What companies use RethinkDB?
51 companies on StackShare use RethinkDB
What companies use Riak?
18 companies on StackShare use Riak
What companies use Citus?
15 companies on StackShare use Citus

Integrations

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

What are some alternatives to RethinkDB, Riak, 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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