PostGIS vs. Knex.js

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Description

What is PostGIS?

PostGIS is a spatial database extender for PostgreSQL object-relational database. It adds support for geographic objects allowing location queries to be run in SQL.

What is Knex.js?

Knex.js is a "batteries included" SQL query builder for Postgres, MySQL, MariaDB, SQLite3, and Oracle designed to be flexible, portable, and fun to use. It features both traditional node style callbacks as well as a promise interface for cleaner async flow control, a stream interface, full featured query and schema builders, transaction support (with savepoints), connection pooling and standardized responses between different query clients and dialects.

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Cons

What are the cons of using PostGIS?
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What are the cons of using Knex.js?
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Pricing

How much does PostGIS cost?
How much does Knex.js cost?

Companies

What companies use PostGIS?
49 companies on StackShare use PostGIS
What companies use Knex.js?
7 companies on StackShare use Knex.js

Integrations

What tools integrate with PostGIS?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with PostGIS
What tools integrate with Knex.js?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Knex.js

What are some alternatives to PostGIS and Knex.js?

  • Sequel Pro - MySQL database management for Mac OS X
  • Open PostgreSQL Monitoring - Oversee and Manage Your PostgreSQL Servers
  • Liquibase - Source control for your database
  • Flyway - Database Migrations Made Easy

See all alternatives to PostGIS



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