CouchDB vs Memcached: What are the differences?
CouchDB and Memcached can be primarily classified as "Databases" tools.
"JSON" is the primary reason why developers consider CouchDB over the competitors, whereas "Fast object cache" was stated as the key factor in picking Memcached.
CouchDB and Memcached are both open source tools. It seems that Memcached with 8.99K GitHub stars and 2.6K forks on GitHub has more adoption than CouchDB with 4.24K GitHub stars and 835 GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, Memcached has a broader approval, being mentioned in 755 company stacks & 267 developers stacks; compared to CouchDB, which is listed in 61 company stacks and 31 developer stacks.