Percona Server Competitors and Alternatives

The top Percona Server competitors are
  • MariaDB
  • PostgreSQL
  • MySQL
Read reviews of Percona Server competitors and alternatives
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Oracle
Abhishek Ghosh
Real User
Director at RC Ghosh Group of Companies
Jan 23 2018

What do you think of MySQL?

Improvements to My Organization: We use MySQL for enterprise data storage as well as part of the back-end of websites and web applications. • Valuable Features: The most valuable feature of MySQL is the informative error outputs of command line interface. • Room for Improvement: MySQL needs improvements on its diagnostic features. • Use of Solution: More than five years. • Stability Issues: No issues. • Scalability Issues: MySQL is not easily scalable on cost effective consumer grade hardware. • Customer Service and Technical Support: I would rate technical support as a 10 out of 10. • Previous Solutions: Not applicable. No previous solution. • Initial Setup: Setup is easy. MySQL of various flavours has community editions to easily test, deploy,...
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PostgreSQL
Tomas Dalebjörk
Real User
Information Technology Technician at a tech vendor with 51-200 employees
Feb 14 2018

What is most valuable?

* Robust backup and recovery integration. * Follows ANSI SQL. * opensource * easy to integrate with applications and high level programming... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We are considering migrating to this platform due to its robust backup and recovery solution, among many other features.

What needs improvement?

* Possibility to use query routers on sharded clusters. * Remove the limitations of how many changes one can have on the databases before it... more»

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

Use backup software that integrates with the solution. We selected "DB Protection for PostgreSQL", which has some nice features to perform block... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We switch to this solution due to its stability and that it is open source.
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MariaDB
it_user263310
Real User
IT Director at a tech services company
Jul 03 2017

What is most valuable?

It has given us better Join algorithms, Connect Engine, and ColumnStore. I can choose hash join algorithms in order to... more»

How has it helped my organization?

As a drop-in replacement for MySQL, it fit in perfectly with our solutions developed for MySQL. It gave us some highly... more»

What needs improvement?

I would appreciate support for materialized views.

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

Most of our customers will not consider MySQL/MariaDB if they need to pay for a license. Unfortunately, it is still an... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I had been using MySQL since version 3.x. of MariaDB. This made sense because it was a drop-in replacement. Concerning... more»

What other advice do I have?

If you want a reliable, easy to maintain database solution, I think that MariaDB on RedHat/CentOS is an option that... more»

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