FoundationDB vs VelocityDB: What are the differences?
Developers describe FoundationDB as "Multi-model database with particularly strong fault tolerance, performance, and operational ease". 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. On the other hand, VelocityDB is detailed as "A NoSQL Object Database, extended as Graph Database is VelocityGraph". It is a C# .NET NoSQL Object Database that can be Embedded/Distributed, extended as Graph Database is VelocityGraph. It supports both embedded and distributed deployments.
FoundationDB and VelocityDB belong to "Databases" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by FoundationDB are:
- Multiple data models
- Full, multi-key ACID transactions
- No locking
On the other hand, VelocityDB provides the following key features:
- Acid Transactional
- Any CPU (32bit/64bit)