PostgreSQL vs. MongoDB vs. Microsoft SQL Server

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What is PostgreSQL?

PostgreSQL is an advanced object-relational database management system that supports an extended subset of the SQL standard, including transactions, foreign keys, subqueries, triggers, user-defined types and functions.

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.

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    2299 companies on StackShare use PostgreSQL
    What companies use MongoDB?
    1918 companies on StackShare use MongoDB
    What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
    404 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PostgreSQL?
    87 tools on StackShare integrate with PostgreSQL
    What tools integrate with MongoDB?
    40 tools on StackShare integrate with MongoDB
    What tools integrate with Microsoft SQL Server?
    24 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft SQL Server

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

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

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