Microsoft SQL Server vs. Riak vs. IBM DB2

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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 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 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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    Companies

    What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
    394 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server
    What companies use Riak?
    15 companies on StackShare use Riak
    What companies use IBM DB2?
    7 companies on StackShare use IBM DB2

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Microsoft SQL Server?
    23 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft SQL Server
    What tools integrate with Riak?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Riak
    What tools integrate with IBM DB2?
    13 tools on StackShare integrate with IBM DB2

    What are some alternatives to Microsoft SQL Server, Riak, 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

    See all alternatives to Microsoft SQL Server

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