MySQL vs. PostgreSQL vs. KairosDB



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What is MySQL?

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.

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 KairosDB?

KairosDB is a fast distributed scalable time series database written on top of Cassandra.

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Why do developers choose MySQL?
Why do you like MySQL?

Why do developers choose PostgreSQL?
Why do you like PostgreSQL?

Why do developers choose KairosDB?
Why do you like KairosDB?

What are the cons of using MySQL?
Downsides of MySQL?

What are the cons of using PostgreSQL?
No Cons submitted yet for PostgreSQL
Downsides of PostgreSQL?

What are the cons of using KairosDB?
No Cons submitted yet for KairosDB
Downsides of KairosDB?

What companies use MySQL?
3726 companies on StackShare use MySQL
What companies use PostgreSQL?
3257 companies on StackShare use PostgreSQL
What companies use KairosDB?
3 companies on StackShare use KairosDB
What tools integrate with MySQL?
80 tools on StackShare integrate with MySQL
What tools integrate with PostgreSQL?
91 tools on StackShare integrate with PostgreSQL
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to MySQL, PostgreSQL, and KairosDB?

  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL
  • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft
  • SQLite - A software library that implements a self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, transactional SQL database engine

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