MongoDB vs. CouchDB vs. ToroDB



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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 ToroDB?

ToroDB is an open source, document-oriented, JSON database that runs on top of PostgreSQL, providing storage and I/O savings and ACID semantics. ToroDB is MongoDB-compatible, so you can use Mongo clients to connect to it.

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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 ToroDB?
Why do you like ToroDB?

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 ToroDB?
No Cons submitted yet for ToroDB
Downsides of ToroDB?

Pricing

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

Companies

What companies use MongoDB?
2511 companies on StackShare use MongoDB
What companies use CouchDB?
70 companies on StackShare use CouchDB
What companies use ToroDB?
0 companies on StackShare use ToroDB

Integrations

What tools integrate with MongoDB?
40 tools on StackShare integrate with MongoDB
What tools integrate with CouchDB?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with CouchDB
What tools integrate with ToroDB?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with ToroDB

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

  • 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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