MySQL vs. Memcached



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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 Memcached?

Memcached is an in-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data (strings, objects) from results of database calls, API calls, or page rendering.

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Cons

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What are the cons of using Memcached?
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Companies

What companies use MySQL?
3504 companies on StackShare use MySQL
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833 companies on StackShare use Memcached

Integrations

What tools integrate with MySQL?
76 tools on StackShare integrate with MySQL
What tools integrate with Memcached?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Memcached

What are some alternatives to MySQL and Memcached?

  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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