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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 SQLite?

SQLite is an embedded SQL database engine. Unlike most other SQL databases, SQLite does not have a separate server process. SQLite reads and writes directly to ordinary disk files. A complete SQL database with multiple tables, indices, triggers, and views, is contained in a single disk file.

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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Why do developers choose Microsoft SQL Server?
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    Why do developers choose SQLite?
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    Why do developers choose IBM DB2?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Microsoft SQL Server?
    No Cons submitted yet for Microsoft SQL Server
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    What are the cons of using SQLite?
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    What are the cons of using IBM DB2?
    No Cons submitted yet for IBM DB2
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    Companies

    What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
    386 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server
    What companies use SQLite?
    247 companies on StackShare use SQLite
    What companies use IBM DB2?
    7 companies on StackShare use IBM DB2

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Microsoft SQL Server?
    22 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft SQL Server
    What tools integrate with SQLite?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with SQLite
    What tools integrate with IBM DB2?
    13 tools on StackShare integrate with IBM DB2

    What are some alternatives to Microsoft SQL Server, SQLite, 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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