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What is MariaDB?

Started by core members of the original MySQL team, MariaDB actively works with outside developers to deliver the most featureful, stable, and sanely licensed open SQL server in the industry. MariaDB is designed as a drop-in replacement of MySQL(R) with more features, new storage engines, fewer bugs, and better performance.

What is Couchbase?

Developed as an alternative to traditionally inflexible SQL databases, the Couchbase NoSQL database is built on an open source foundation and architected to help developers solve real-world problems and meet high scalability demands.

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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    Cons

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    Companies

    What companies use MariaDB?
    415 companies on StackShare use MariaDB
    What companies use Couchbase?
    43 companies on StackShare use Couchbase
    What companies use Riak?
    15 companies on StackShare use Riak

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with MariaDB?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with MariaDB
    What tools integrate with Couchbase?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with Couchbase
    What tools integrate with Riak?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Riak

    What are some alternatives to MariaDB, Couchbase, and Riak?

    • 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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