PostgreSQL vs. CouchDB vs. IronDB



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Description

What is PostgreSQL?

PostgreSQL is an advanced object-relational database management system that supports an extended subset of the SQL standard, including transactions, foreign keys, subqueries, triggers, user-defined types and functions.

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 IronDB?

IronDB is the best way to store persistent key-value data in the browser. Data saved to IronDB is redundantly stored in Cookies, IndexedDB, LocalStorage, and SessionStorage, and relentlessly self heals if any data therein is deleted or corrupted.

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Pros

Why do developers choose PostgreSQL?
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Why do developers choose CouchDB?
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Why do developers choose IronDB?
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Cons

What are the cons of using PostgreSQL?
No Cons submitted yet for PostgreSQL
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What are the cons of using CouchDB?
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What are the cons of using IronDB?
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Companies

What companies use PostgreSQL?
3025 companies on StackShare use PostgreSQL
What companies use CouchDB?
70 companies on StackShare use CouchDB
What companies use IronDB?
0 companies on StackShare use IronDB

Integrations

What tools integrate with PostgreSQL?
87 tools on StackShare integrate with PostgreSQL
What tools integrate with CouchDB?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with CouchDB
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to PostgreSQL, CouchDB, and IronDB?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • 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

See all alternatives to PostgreSQL

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