Microsoft SQL Server vs. FoundationDB vs. IBM DB2

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Description

What is Microsoft SQL Server?

Microsoft® SQL Server is a database management and analysis system for e-commerce, line-of-business, and data warehousing solutions.

What is FoundationDB?

FoundationDB is a NoSQL database with a shared nothing architecture. Designed around a "core" ordered key-value database, additional features and data models are supplied in layers. The key-value database, as well as all layers, supports full, cross-key and cross-server ACID transactions.

What is IBM DB2?

DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows is optimized to deliver industry-leading performance across multiple workloads, while lowering administration, storage, development, and server costs.

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Cons

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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
567 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server
What companies use FoundationDB?
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What companies use IBM DB2?
14 companies on StackShare use IBM DB2

Integrations

What tools integrate with Microsoft SQL Server?
24 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft SQL Server
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What tools integrate with IBM DB2?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with IBM DB2

What are some alternatives to Microsoft SQL Server, FoundationDB, and IBM DB2?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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