CouchDB vs RethinkDB: What are the differences?
CouchDB and RethinkDB belong to "Databases" category of the tech stack.
"JSON" is the top reason why over 42 developers like CouchDB, while over 46 developers mention "Powerful query language" as the leading cause for choosing RethinkDB.
CouchDB and RethinkDB are both open source tools. It seems that RethinkDB with 22.4K GitHub stars and 1.74K forks on GitHub has more adoption than CouchDB with 4.24K GitHub stars and 835 GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, CouchDB has a broader approval, being mentioned in 61 company stacks & 31 developers stacks; compared to RethinkDB, which is listed in 37 company stacks and 25 developer stacks.
What is CouchDB?
What is RethinkDB?
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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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High-speed update-aware storage used in our region server infrastructure; provides a good middle layer for storage of rapidly modified information.
Main database, using it in multiple datacenters in an active-active configuration.