PostgREST vs Sqoop: What are the differences?
PostgREST: Automatic REST API for Any Postgres Database. PostgREST serves a fully RESTful API from any existing PostgreSQL database. It provides a cleaner, more standards-compliant, faster API than you are likely to write from scratch; Sqoop: A tool designed for efficiently transferring bulk data between Apache Hadoop and structured datastores. It is a tool designed for efficiently transferring bulk data between Apache Hadoop and structured datastores such as relational databases of The Apache Software Foundation.
PostgREST and Sqoop can be categorized as "Database" tools.
PostgREST is an open source tool with 12.7K GitHub stars and 593 GitHub forks. Here's a link to PostgREST's open source repository on GitHub.
AmperVue, Postila, and ChessIndex are some of the popular companies that use PostgREST, whereas Sqoop is used by Auto Trader, Adaptly, and Kobalt Music. PostgREST has a broader approval, being mentioned in 3 company stacks & 17 developers stacks; compared to Sqoop, which is listed in 9 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.