PostgreSQL vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. RocksDB

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Description

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 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 RocksDB?

RocksDB is an embeddable persistent key-value store for fast storage. RocksDB can also be the foundation for a client-server database but our current focus is on embedded workloads. RocksDB builds on LevelDB to be scalable to run on servers with many CPU cores, to efficiently use fast storage, to support IO-bound, in-memory and write-once workloads, and to be flexible to allow for innovation.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using PostgreSQL?
    No Cons submitted yet for PostgreSQL
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    What are the cons of using Microsoft SQL Server?
    No Cons submitted yet for Microsoft SQL Server
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    What are the cons of using RocksDB?
    No Cons submitted yet for RocksDB
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    Companies

    What companies use PostgreSQL?
    2204 companies on StackShare use PostgreSQL
    What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
    385 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server
    What companies use RocksDB?
    4 companies on StackShare use RocksDB

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PostgreSQL?
    87 tools on StackShare integrate with PostgreSQL
    What tools integrate with Microsoft SQL Server?
    22 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft SQL Server
    No integrations listed yet

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

    • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
    • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
    • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL
    • Memcached - High-performance, distributed memory object caching system

    See all alternatives to PostgreSQL

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