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Pros of Dgraph
Pros of Fauna
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    Graphql as a query language is nice if you like apollo
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    Easy set up
  • 2
    Low learning curve
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    Open Source
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    High Performance
  • 3
    Removes server provisioning or maintenance
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    100% ACID
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    Generous free tier
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    Works well with GraphQL
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    Low latency global CDN's
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    Also supports SQL, CQL
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    No more n+1 problems (+ GraphQL)
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    No ORM layer needed

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Cons of Dgraph
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      Susceptible to DDoS (& others) use timeouts throttling
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      Must keep app secrets encrypted
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      Log stack traces to avoid improper exception handling

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    What is Dgraph?

    Dgraph's goal is to provide Google production level scale and throughput, with low enough latency to be serving real time user queries, over terabytes of structured data. Dgraph supports GraphQL-like query syntax, and responds in JSON and Protocol Buffers over GRPC and HTTP.

    What is Fauna?

    Escape the boundaries imposed by legacy databases with a data API that is simple to adopt, highly productive to use, and offers the capabilities that your business needs, without the operational pain typically associated with databases.

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      What are some alternatives to Dgraph and Fauna?
      Neo4j stores data in nodes connected by directed, typed relationships with properties on both, also known as a Property Graph. It is a high performance graph store with all the features expected of a mature and robust database, like a friendly query language and ACID transactions.
      Titan is a scalable graph database optimized for storing and querying graphs containing hundreds of billions of vertices and edges distributed across a multi-machine cluster. Titan is a transactional database that can support thousands of concurrent users executing complex graph traversals in real time.
      A distributed free and open-source database with a flexible data model for documents, graphs, and key-values. Build high performance applications using a convenient SQL-like query language or JavaScript extensions.
      Cayley is an open-source graph inspired by the graph database behind Freebase and Google's Knowledge Graph. Its goal is to be a part of the developer's toolbox where Linked Data and graph-shaped data (semantic webs, social networks, etc) in general are concerned.
      GraphQL is a data query language and runtime designed and used at Facebook to request and deliver data to mobile and web apps since 2012.
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