How the open source SQL Database CrateDB compares to other databases: SQL, NoSQL, NewSQL, Time Series, and others.
Real-time SQL with the data
flexibility and scalability of NoSQL
CrateDB is a distributed SQL database built on top of a NoSQL foundation (for storage, indexing, and networking), and it’s a best fit if you need:
To ingest a fire hose of data
Millions of inserts per second
CrateDB in Comparison to other Databases
Here’s a high-level comparison of CrateDB versus other database categories:
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CrateDB vs. PostgreSQL Query Performance
In a benchmark querying 314 million rows of sensor readings, CrateDB provided 33x better price-performance than PostgreSQL.
CrateDB Comparison Resources
CrateDB, MongoDB and Cassandra
Learn how CrateDB data model and querying capabilities compare with MongoDB and Cassandra.
CrateDB versus Traditional RDBMS
Learn how CrateDB compares to traditional RDBMS like Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, and PostgresSQL.
CrateDB vs. Time Series Databases
Learn about functional differences between CrateDB time series and databases like InfluxDB.