Compare Couchbase vs. Neo4j

Couchbase is ranked 4th in NoSQL Databases with 1 review while Neo4j is ranked 5th in NoSQL Databases with 1 review. Couchbase is rated 8.0, while Neo4j is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of Couchbase writes "It can scale horizontally, and we are looking to expand our capacity". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Neo4j writes "Creates the ability to visualize outputs. There are concerns about performance and product scalability". Couchbase is most compared with Cassandra, MongoDB and CouchDB, whereas Neo4j is most compared with Cassandra, DataStax and MarkLogic.
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It is pretty stable.It can scale horizontally, and we are looking to expand our capacity.

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Enables people to understand what the business problem is and how the technology helps.Creates the ability to visualize outputs.

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Cons
The failover and failback could be a bit easier. When I looked at it last time, it had to be manually done. It also took over an hour for us to rebalance all the nodes.The performance could be quicker and better, especially in the querying process.

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There are concerns about performance and whether the tool can necessarily scale to provide the solution.

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4th
out of 16 in NoSQL Databases
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2,773
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2,031
Reviews
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8.0
5th
out of 16 in NoSQL Databases
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1,963
Comparisons
1,405
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
117
Avg. Rating
7.0
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Overview

Couchbase Server is a NoSQL database, which has become the de facto standard for building Systems of Engagement. It is designed with a distributed architecture for performance, scalability, and availability. It enables developers to build applications easier and faster by leveraging the power of SQL with the flexibility of JSON.

The new string, date, array, and JSON object functions that have been added to N1QL simplify data transformations and provide richer query expressions.

Faster queries in N1QL are the result of several query engine performance enhancements across many types of operations, including joins and index scans.

The most innovative enterprises are introducing NoSQL to replace or augment legacy databases, including Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server. With Couchbase Server, they get the best of both worlds – the powerful querying and enterprise features of a relational database, combined with the scalability, performance, and flexibility of a NoSQL database.

To make the transition easier, Couchbase Server provides many of the same features found in relational databases.



Neo4j is a highly scalable, native graph database purpose-built to leverage not only data but also its relationships.

Neo4j's native graph storage and processing engine deliver constant, real-time performance, helping enterprises build intelligent applications to meet today’s evolving data challenges.

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LinkedIn, Marriott, PayPalWalmart, Telenor, Wazoku, Adidas, Cerved, GameSys, eBay, Schleich, ICIJ, die Bayerisch, Megree, InfoJobs, LinkedIn
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