MongoDB vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. Riak



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Description

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.

What is Riak?

Riak is a distributed database designed to deliver maximum data availability by distributing data across multiple servers. As long as your client can reach one Riak server, it should be able to write data. In most failure scenarios, the data you want to read should be available, although it may not be the most up-to-date version of that data.

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Pros

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

What are the cons of using MongoDB?
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What are the cons of using Microsoft SQL Server?
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What are the cons of using Riak?
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Pricing

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

Companies

What companies use MongoDB?
2511 companies on StackShare use MongoDB
What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
566 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server
What companies use Riak?
18 companies on StackShare use Riak

Integrations

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 tools integrate with Riak?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Riak

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

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

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