MariaDB Competitors and Alternatives

532 comparisons
501 comparisons
303 comparisons
102 comparisons
Find out what your peers are saying about MySQL vs. PostgreSQL and other solutions.
310,868 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Read reviews of MariaDB competitors and alternatives
Sam Varadarajan
Powerbuilder Consultant at a government with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jul 27 2017

What is most valuable?

* Relational database (Although it's not 100% compliant with Standard SQL) * Performance * Open Source * Ease of setup... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Using MySQL helps to keep the costs down. With immense material available on the web, training is easy too. This is the... more»

What needs improvement?

The simplicity of the product lets people abuse it. I've seen so many people create tables and add indices in PHP code.... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

This started as Open Source project under Sun. With Oracle acquiring Sun, MySQL is now owned by Oracle (not the... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

We did not use a different solution for the applications that use MySQL. I mostly use Oracle for larger, enterprise... more»

What other advice do I have?

This is a relational database tool for small to medium sized applications. However, this didn't start as a Relational... more»

Sign Up with Email