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RethinkDB vs WatermelonDB: What are the differences?

What is RethinkDB? JSON. Scales to multiple machines with very little effort. Open source. 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 WatermelonDB? 🍉 Next-gen database for powerful React and React Native apps that scales to 10,000s of records and remains fast ⚡️. 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.

RethinkDB and WatermelonDB can be categorized as "Databases" tools.

RethinkDB and WatermelonDB are both open source tools. RethinkDB with 22.4K GitHub stars and 1.74K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than WatermelonDB with 5.64K GitHub stars and 229 GitHub forks.

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 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 and WatermelonDB?
          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.
          CouchDB
          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.
          CockroachDB
          Cockroach Labs is the company building CockroachDB, an open source, survivable, strongly consistent, scale-out SQL database.
          Couchbase
          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
          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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          How developers use RethinkDB and WatermelonDB
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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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