MongoDB vs. CouchDB vs. FoundationDB



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Description

What is MongoDB?

MongoDB stores data in JSON-like documents that can vary in structure, offering a dynamic, flexible schema. MongoDB was also designed for high availability and scalability, with built-in replication and auto-sharding.

What is CouchDB?

Apache CouchDB is a database that uses JSON for documents, JavaScript for MapReduce indexes, and regular HTTP for its API. CouchDB is a database that completely embraces the web. Store your data with JSON documents. Access your documents and query your indexes with your web browser, via HTTP. Index, combine, and transform your documents with JavaScript.

What is FoundationDB?

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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose MongoDB?
Why do you like MongoDB?

Why do developers choose CouchDB?
Why do you like CouchDB?

Why do developers choose FoundationDB?
Why do you like FoundationDB?

Cons

What are the cons of using MongoDB?
Downsides of MongoDB?

What are the cons of using CouchDB?
No Cons submitted yet for CouchDB
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What are the cons of using FoundationDB?
No Cons submitted yet for FoundationDB
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Pricing

How much does MongoDB cost?
MongoDB Pricing
How much does CouchDB cost?
How much does FoundationDB cost?
FoundationDB Pricing

Companies

What companies use MongoDB?
2576 companies on StackShare use MongoDB
What companies use CouchDB?
68 companies on StackShare use CouchDB
What companies use FoundationDB?
1 companies on StackShare use FoundationDB

Integrations

What tools integrate with MongoDB?
41 tools on StackShare integrate with MongoDB
What tools integrate with CouchDB?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with CouchDB
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to MongoDB, CouchDB, and FoundationDB?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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