PostgreSQL vs. IBM DB2 vs. FoundationDB



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Description

What is PostgreSQL?

PostgreSQL is an advanced object-relational database management system that supports an extended subset of the SQL standard, including transactions, foreign keys, subqueries, triggers, user-defined types and functions.

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.

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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose PostgreSQL?
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Why do developers choose IBM DB2?
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Why do developers choose FoundationDB?
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Cons

What are the cons of using PostgreSQL?
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What are the cons of using IBM DB2?
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What are the cons of using FoundationDB?
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Pricing

How much does PostgreSQL cost?
How much does IBM DB2 cost?
How much does FoundationDB cost?
FoundationDB Pricing

Companies

What companies use PostgreSQL?
3166 companies on StackShare use PostgreSQL
What companies use IBM DB2?
14 companies on StackShare use IBM DB2
What companies use FoundationDB?
1 companies on StackShare use FoundationDB

Integrations

What tools integrate with PostgreSQL?
90 tools on StackShare integrate with PostgreSQL
What tools integrate with IBM DB2?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with IBM DB2
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What are some alternatives to PostgreSQL, IBM DB2, and FoundationDB?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL
  • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft

See all alternatives to PostgreSQL

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