Redis vs. MemSQL vs. LokiJS

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What is Redis?

Redis is an open source, BSD licensed, advanced key-value store. It is often referred to as a data structure server since keys can contain strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets.

What is MemSQL?

MemSQL converges transactions and analytics for sub-second data processing and reporting. Real-time businesses can build robust applications on a simple and scalable infrastructure that complements and extends existing data pipelines.

What is LokiJS?

LokiJS is a document oriented database written in javascript, published under MIT License. Its purpose is to store javascript objects as documents in a nosql fashion and retrieve them with a similar mechanism. Runs in node (including cordova/phonegap and node-webkit), nativescript and the browser.


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    What companies use Redis?
    2816 companies on StackShare use Redis
    What companies use MemSQL?
    7 companies on StackShare use MemSQL
    What companies use LokiJS?
    0 companies on StackShare use LokiJS


    What tools integrate with Redis?
    31 tools on StackShare integrate with Redis
    What tools integrate with MemSQL?
    5 tools on StackShare integrate with MemSQL
    What tools integrate with LokiJS?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with LokiJS

    What are some alternatives to Redis, MemSQL, and LokiJS?

    • Hazelcast - Clustering and highly scalable data distribution platform for Java
    • Aerospike - Flash-optimized in-memory open source NoSQL database
    • VoltDB - In-memory relational DBMS capable of supporting millions of database operations per second
    • BuntDB - A fast, embeddable, in-memory key/value database for Go with custom indexing and geospatial support

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