DuckDB vs Exasol: What are the differences?
DuckDB: SQLite for Analytics. It is an embedded database designed to execute analytical SQL queries fast while embedded in another process. It is designed to be easy to install and easy to use. DuckDB has no external dependencies. It has bindings for C/C++, Python and R; Exasol: An intelligent, self-tuning and resource-efficient database. It is an intelligent, self-tuning and resource-efficient database. Use the unrivalled performance of our analytics database and deploy anywhere, whether that’s on cloud, on-premises, or with a hybrid strategy – turning your organization’s insights into real value faster, easier and more cost effectively than ever before.
DuckDB and Exasol can be primarily classified as "Databases" tools.
Some of the features offered by DuckDB are:
- Embedded database
- Designed to execute analytical SQL queries fast
- No external dependencies
On the other hand, Exasol provides the following key features:
- Unlock analytics as fast as you think
- An intelligent, self-tuning and resource-efficient database
- Consolidate AI, ML and BI for both standard and advanced analytics, directly in the database – using any data science language
DuckDB is an open source tool with 1.35K GitHub stars and 94 GitHub forks. Here's a link to DuckDB's open source repository on GitHub.