MySQL vs. MongoDB vs. Microsoft SQL Server

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Description

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 MongoDB?

MongoDB stores data in JSON-like documents that can vary in structure, offering a dynamic, flexible schema. MongoDB was also designed for high availability and scalability, with built-in replication and auto-sharding.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose MySQL?
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    Why do developers choose MongoDB?
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    Why do developers choose Microsoft SQL Server?
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    Cons

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

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

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

    How much does MySQL cost?
    How much does MongoDB cost?
    MongoDB Pricing
    How much does Microsoft SQL Server cost?

    Companies

    What companies use MySQL?
    2521 companies on StackShare use MySQL
    What companies use MongoDB?
    1839 companies on StackShare use MongoDB
    What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
    385 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with MySQL?
    72 tools on StackShare integrate with MySQL
    What tools integrate with MongoDB?
    41 tools on StackShare integrate with MongoDB
    What tools integrate with Microsoft SQL Server?
    22 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft SQL Server

    What are some alternatives to MySQL, MongoDB, and Microsoft SQL Server?

    • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
    • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL
    • Memcached - High-performance, distributed memory object caching system
    • SQLite - A software library that implements a self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, transactional SQL database engine

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