Hazelcast vs MySQL: What are the differences?
Hazelcast: Clustering and highly scalable data distribution platform for Java. With its various distributed data structures, distributed caching capabilities, elastic nature, memcache support, integration with Spring and Hibernate and more importantly with so many happy users, Hazelcast is feature-rich, enterprise-ready and developer-friendly in-memory data grid solution; MySQL: The world's most popular open source database. The MySQL software delivers a very fast, multi-threaded, multi-user, and robust SQL (Structured Query Language) database server. MySQL Server is intended for mission-critical, heavy-load production systems as well as for embedding into mass-deployed software.
Hazelcast and MySQL are primarily classified as "In-Memory Databases" and "Databases" tools respectively.
"High Availibility" is the top reason why over 4 developers like Hazelcast, while over 778 developers mention "Sql" as the leading cause for choosing MySQL.
Hazelcast and MySQL are both open source tools. MySQL with 3.98K GitHub stars and 1.56K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Hazelcast with 3.18K GitHub stars and 1.16K GitHub forks.
Airbnb, Uber Technologies, and Netflix are some of the popular companies that use MySQL, whereas Hazelcast is used by Yammer, Seat Pagine Gialle, and Para. MySQL has a broader approval, being mentioned in 2991 company stacks & 3050 developers stacks; compared to Hazelcast, which is listed in 26 company stacks and 16 developer stacks.