PostgreSQL vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. InfluxDB



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What is PostgreSQL?

PostgreSQL is an advanced object-relational database management system that supports an extended subset of the SQL standard, including transactions, foreign keys, subqueries, triggers, user-defined types and functions.

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 InfluxDB?

InfluxDB is a scalable datastore for metrics, events, and real-time analytics. It has a built-in HTTP API so you don't have to write any server side code to get up and running. InfluxDB is designed to be scalable, simple to install and manage, and fast to get data in and out.

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Cons

What are the cons of using PostgreSQL?
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What are the cons of using InfluxDB?
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Companies

What companies use PostgreSQL?
3017 companies on StackShare use PostgreSQL
What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
566 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server
What companies use InfluxDB?
136 companies on StackShare use InfluxDB

Integrations

What tools integrate with PostgreSQL?
87 tools on StackShare integrate with PostgreSQL
What tools integrate with Microsoft SQL Server?
24 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft SQL Server
What tools integrate with InfluxDB?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with InfluxDB

What are some alternatives to PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server, and InfluxDB?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL
  • SQLite - A software library that implements a self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, transactional SQL database engine

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