MongoDB vs. Riak vs. ToroDB



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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 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.

What is ToroDB?

ToroDB is an open source, document-oriented, JSON database that runs on top of PostgreSQL, providing storage and I/O savings and ACID semantics. ToroDB is MongoDB-compatible, so you can use Mongo clients to connect to it.

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Pros

Why do developers choose MongoDB?
Why do you like MongoDB?

Why do developers choose Riak?
Why do you like Riak?

Why do developers choose ToroDB?
Why do you like ToroDB?

Cons

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

What are the cons of using Riak?
No Cons submitted yet for Riak
Downsides of Riak?

What are the cons of using ToroDB?
No Cons submitted yet for ToroDB
Downsides of ToroDB?

Pricing

How much does MongoDB cost?
MongoDB Pricing
How much does Riak cost?
How much does ToroDB cost?
ToroDB Pricing

Companies

What companies use MongoDB?
2568 companies on StackShare use MongoDB
What companies use Riak?
18 companies on StackShare use Riak
What companies use ToroDB?
0 companies on StackShare use ToroDB

Integrations

What tools integrate with MongoDB?
40 tools on StackShare integrate with MongoDB
What tools integrate with Riak?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Riak
What tools integrate with ToroDB?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with ToroDB

What are some alternatives to MongoDB, Riak, and ToroDB?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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