What is TiDB?
Inspired by the design of Google F1, TiDB supports the best features of both traditional RDBMS and NoSQL.
TiDB is a tool in the Databases category of a tech stack.
TiDB is an open source tool with 21.8K GitHub stars and 3.3K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to TiDB's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses TiDB?
3 companies reportedly use TiDB in their tech stacks, including eleme, Gengmei App, and aspirational.
18 developers on StackShare have stated that they use TiDB.
Why developers like TiDB?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use TiDB
- Horizontal scalability
- Asynchronous schema changes
- Consistent distributed transactions
- Compatible with MySQL protocol
- Written in Go
- NewSQL over TiKV
- Multiple storage engine support
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