MongoDB vs. Riak vs. CrateIO

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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 Riak?

Riak is a distributed database designed to deliver maximum data availability by distributing data across multiple servers. As long as your client can reach one Riak server, it should be able to write data. In most failure scenarios, the data you want to read should be available, although it may not be the most up-to-date version of that data.

What is CrateIO?

Crate is a distributed data store. Simply install Crate directly on your application servers and make the big centralized database a thing of the past. Crate takes care of synchronization, sharding, scaling, and replication even for mammoth data sets.

Pros

Why do developers choose MongoDB?
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    Why do developers choose Riak?
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    Why do developers choose CrateIO?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using MongoDB?
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    What are the cons of using Riak?
    No Cons submitted yet for Riak
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    What are the cons of using CrateIO?
    No Cons submitted yet for CrateIO
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    Pricing

    How much does MongoDB cost?
    MongoDB Pricing
    How much does Riak cost?
    How much does CrateIO cost?

    Companies

    What companies use MongoDB?
    1838 companies on StackShare use MongoDB
    What companies use Riak?
    15 companies on StackShare use Riak
    What companies use CrateIO?
    0 companies on StackShare use CrateIO

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with MongoDB?
    41 tools on StackShare integrate with MongoDB
    What tools integrate with Riak?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Riak
    What tools integrate with CrateIO?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with CrateIO

    What are some alternatives to MongoDB, Riak, and CrateIO?

    • 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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