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What is RethinkDB?

RethinkDB is built to store JSON documents, and scale to multiple machines with very little effort. It has a pleasant query language that supports really useful queries like table joins and group by, and is easy to setup and learn.

What is RxDB?

馃捇 馃摫 Reactive, serverless, client-side, offline-first database in javascript. Client-Side Database for Browsers, NodeJS, electron, cordova, react-native and every other javascript-runtime.

What is WatermelonDB?

WatermelonDB is a new way of dealing with user data in React Native and React web apps. It's optimized for building complex applications in React Native, and the number one goal is real-world performance. In simple words, your app must launch fast.
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            What are some alternatives to RethinkDB, RxDB, and WatermelonDB?
            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.
            Apache CouchDB is a database that uses JSON for documents, JavaScript for MapReduce indexes, and regular HTTP for its API. CouchDB is a database that completely embraces the web. Store your data with JSON documents. Access your documents and query your indexes with your web browser, via HTTP. Index, combine, and transform your documents with JavaScript.
            Cockroach Labs is the company building CockroachDB, an open source, survivable, strongly consistent, scale-out SQL database.
            Developed as an alternative to traditionally inflexible SQL databases, the Couchbase NoSQL database is built on an open source foundation and architected to help developers solve real-world problems and meet high scalability demands.
            Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
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            艁ukasz Korecki
            艁ukasz Korecki
            CTO & Co-founder at EnjoyHQ | 12 upvotes 112K views

            We initially chose RethinkDB because of the schema-less document store features, and better durability resilience/story than MongoDB In the end, it didn't work out quite as we expected: there's plenty of scalability issues, it's near impossible to run analytical workloads and small community makes working with Rethink a challenge. We're in process of migrating all our workloads to PostgreSQL and hopefully, we will be able to decommission our RethinkDB deployment soon.

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            Sine Wave Entertainment uses RethinkDBRethinkDB

            High-speed update-aware storage used in our region server infrastructure; provides a good middle layer for storage of rapidly modified information.

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            Runbook uses RethinkDBRethinkDB

            Main database, using it in multiple datacenters in an active-active configuration.

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            Tobe O uses RethinkDBRethinkDB

            Angel includes support for multiple databases, out-of-the-box.

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            Mike MacCana uses RethinkDBRethinkDB

            As a boring document oriented database with safe defaults.

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            Domraider uses RethinkDBRethinkDB

            Sharded and replicated storage, NoSQL with joins

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