Microsoft SQL Server vs. MariaDB vs. SQLite

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Favorites

31

Favorites

68

Favorites

71

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 22K
  • 43K
  • 0
  • 43
  • 389
  • 5.54K
  • 3.74K
  • 8.91K
  • 63.6K

GitHub Stats

No public GitHub repository stats available
No public GitHub repository stats available

Description

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 MariaDB?

Started by core members of the original MySQL team, MariaDB actively works with outside developers to deliver the most featureful, stable, and sanely licensed open SQL server in the industry. MariaDB is designed as a drop-in replacement of MySQL(R) with more features, new storage engines, fewer bugs, and better performance.

What is SQLite?

SQLite is an embedded SQL database engine. Unlike most other SQL databases, SQLite does not have a separate server process. SQLite reads and writes directly to ordinary disk files. A complete SQL database with multiple tables, indices, triggers, and views, is contained in a single disk file.

Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

Ask a Question

Pros

Why do developers choose Microsoft SQL Server?
  • Why do you like Microsoft SQL Server?

    Why do developers choose MariaDB?
  • Why do you like MariaDB?

    Why do developers choose SQLite?
    Why do you like SQLite?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using Microsoft SQL Server?
    No Cons submitted yet for Microsoft SQL Server
    Downsides of Microsoft SQL Server?

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

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

    Companies

    What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
    394 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server
    What companies use MariaDB?
    405 companies on StackShare use MariaDB
    What companies use SQLite?
    258 companies on StackShare use SQLite

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Microsoft SQL Server?
    23 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft SQL Server
    What tools integrate with MariaDB?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with MariaDB
    What tools integrate with SQLite?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with SQLite

    What are some alternatives to Microsoft SQL Server, MariaDB, and SQLite?

    • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
    • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
    • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
    • Memcached - High-performance, distributed memory object caching system

    See all alternatives to Microsoft SQL Server

    Latest News

    Microsoft SQL Server cookbook release – 5.4.0
    Bitten by MariaDB 10.2 Incompatibile Change
    MariaDB 10.2.13, MariaDB Connector/ODBC 3.0.3 and Ma...
    MariaDB Server 10.2.13 now available
    orchestrator 3.0.2 GA released: raft consensus, SQLite
    Using Active Record migrations beyond SQLite


    Interest Over Time


    Get help choosing one of these