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Top Answer: I like the scalability. There aren't any constraints for posting in the geolocation. I also like the SQL architecture.
Top Answer: The query is a little complex. SQL server should have more options. But the query should be better. The setup takes a bit of time but once it's done, it goes well. Backend developers need a bit of… more »
Top Answer: We have a lot of use cases like for the web API backend where we have most of the processing jobs. It supports mobile, browser, and tablet. We have a single face application that interacts with the… more »
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Amazon Neptune is a fast, reliable, fully managed graph database service that makes it easy to build and run applications that work with highly connected datasets. The core of Amazon Neptune is a purpose-built, high-performance graph database engine optimized for storing billions of relationships and querying the graph with milliseconds latency. Amazon Neptune supports popular graph models Property Graph and W3C's RDF, and their respective query languages Apache TinkerPop Gremlin and SPARQL, allowing you to easily build queries that efficiently navigate highly connected datasets. Neptune powers graph use cases such as recommendation engines, fraud detection, knowledge graphs, drug discovery, and network security.

Amazon Neptune is highly available, with read replicas, point-in-time recovery, continuous backup to Amazon S3, and replication across Availability Zones. Neptune is secure with support for HTTPS encrypted client connections and encryption at rest. Neptune is fully managed, so you no longer need to worry about database management tasks such as hardware provisioning, software patching, setup, configuration, or backups.

DocumentDB is a fully managed NoSQL database service built for fast and predictable performance, high availability, elastic scaling, global distribution, and ease of development. As a schema-free NoSQL database, DocumentDB provides rich and familiar SQL query capabilities with consistent low latencies on JSON data - ensuring that 99% of your reads are served under 10 milliseconds and 99% of your writes are served under 15 milliseconds. These unique benefits make DocumentDB a great fit for web, mobile, gaming, and IoT, and many other applications that need seamless scale and global replication.

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Intuit, Pearson, Samsung, Ignition One, Lifeomic, Blackfynn, PaysenseAmerican Cancer Society, Exxon Mobil, Symantec
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Computer Software Company23%
Comms Service Provider16%
Media Company13%
Energy/Utilities Company10%
Amazon Neptune is ranked 6th in Managed NoSQL Databases while Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB is ranked 2nd in Managed NoSQL Databases with 1 review. Amazon Neptune is rated 0.0, while Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB writes "Has good scaling abilities and good automatic performance ". Amazon Neptune is most compared with Amazon DynamoDB and Amazon DocumentDB, whereas Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB is most compared with Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Timestream and Google Cloud Bigtable.

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