Objectify vs Pg_timetable: What are the differences?
What is Objectify? Java data access API specifically designed for the Google Cloud Datastore. It is a Java data access API specifically designed for the Google Cloud Datastore. It occupies a "middle ground"; easier to use and more transparent than JDO or JPA, but significantly more convenient than the low-level API libraries that Google provides. Objectify is designed to make novices immediately productive yet also expose the full power of the Datastore.
What is Pg_timetable? PostgreSQL Job Scheduling. It is an advanced job scheduler for PostgreSQL, offering many advantages over traditional schedulers such as cron and others. It is completely database driven and provides a couple of advanced concepts.
Objectify and Pg_timetable can be primarily classified as "Database" tools.
Some of the features offered by Objectify are:
- Lets you persist, retrieve, delete, and query your own typed objects
- Surfaces all native datastore features, including batch operations, queries, transactions, asynchronous operations, and partial indexes
- Provides type-safe key and query classes using Java generics
On the other hand, Pg_timetable provides the following key features:
- Tasks can be arranged in chains
- A chain can consist of SQL and executables
- Parameters can be passed to chains
Objectify is an open source tool with 683 GitHub stars and 151 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Objectify's open source repository on GitHub.