CouchDB vs FoundationDB: What are the differences?
What is FoundationDB? Multi-model database with particularly strong fault tolerance, performance, and operational ease. FoundationDB is a NoSQL database with a shared nothing architecture. Designed around a "core" ordered key-value database, additional features and data models are supplied in layers. The key-value database, as well as all layers, supports full, cross-key and cross-server ACID transactions.
CouchDB and FoundationDB can be primarily classified as "Databases" tools.
"JSON" is the top reason why over 42 developers like CouchDB, while over 2 developers mention "ACID transactions" as the leading cause for choosing FoundationDB.
CouchDB is an open source tool with 4.24K GitHub stars and 835 GitHub forks. Here's a link to CouchDB's open source repository on GitHub.
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Document (JSON) DB.
- - queries must be pre-defined as views (not as flexible as query formulation on the fly)
- - community and ecosystem not as large as mongodb
- + PouchDB is an excellent JS library to interact with CouchDB or even work in offline-then-sync moce
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