pghoard vs SQL Tabs: What are the differences?
What is pghoard? Tools for making PostgreSQL backups to cloud object storages. pghoard is a PostgreSQL backup daemon and restore tooling for cloud object storages.
What is SQL Tabs? Rich SQL Console for Postgresql. SQL Tabs is an open source cross platform desktop client for Postgresql.
pghoard and SQL Tabs belong to "Database Tools" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by pghoard are:
- Automatic periodic basebackups
- Automatic transaction log (WAL/xlog) backups (using either pgreceivexlog or archivecommand)
- Cloud object storage support (AWS S3, Google Cloud, OpenStack Swift, Azure, Ceph)
On the other hand, SQL Tabs provides the following key features:
- Database explorer
- Rich scripts output
- Charts from query result
pghoard and SQL Tabs are both open source tools. pghoard with 903 GitHub stars and 65 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than SQL Tabs with 752 GitHub stars and 56 GitHub forks.