DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the first and only COTS deterministic embedded database management system for mission- and safety-critical hard real-time applicationsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > CockroachDB vs. LevelDB

System Properties Comparison CockroachDB vs. LevelDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare CockroachDB and LevelDB with MongoDB, BoltDB and Redis.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameCockroachDB  Xexclude from comparisonLevelDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionCockroachDB is a distributed database architected for modern cloud applications. It is wire compatible with PostgreSQL and backed by a Key-Value Store, which is either RocksDB or a purpose-built derivative, called Pebble.Embeddable fast key-value storage library that provides an ordered mapping from string keys to string values
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score6.93
Rank#58  Overall
#32  Relational DBMS
Score2.94
Rank#101  Overall
#17  Key-value stores
Websitewww.cockroachlabs.comgithub.com/­google/­leveldb
Technical documentationwww.cockroachlabs.com/­docsgithub.com/­google/­leveldb/­blob/­master/­doc/­index.md
DeveloperCockroach LabsGoogle
Initial release20152011
Current release21.1.2, June 20211.23, February 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0, commercial license availableOpen Source infoBSD
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
CockroachCloud: Get your applications to market faster with a fully managed CockroachDB instance. Leave the daily maintenance, security, and operations of your database to us, and spend more time building apps and running your business.
Implementation languageGoC++
Server operating systemsLinux
macOS
Windows
Illumos
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemedynamic schemaschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesno
XML support infoSome form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.nono
Secondary indexesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes, wire compatible with PostgreSQLno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
Clojure
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Rust
C++
Go
Java info3rd party binding
JavaScript (Node.js) info3rd party binding
Python info3rd party binding
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnono
Triggersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioning (by key range) infoall tables are translated to an ordered KV store and then broken down into 64MB ranges, which are then used as replicas in RAFTnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication using RAFTnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infowith automatic compression on writes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.no
User concepts infoAccess controlRole-based access controlno
More information provided by the system vendor
CockroachDBLevelDB
Specific characteristicsCockroachDB is a cloud-native, distributed SQL database architected for modern applications....
» more
Competitive advantages- EFFORTLESS SCALE: Scale your applications, not operational complexity. CockroachDB...
» more
Typical application scenariosSystem of record (financial ledger, inventory management, transaction record), identity...
» more
Key customersComcast, eBay, DoorDash, Mythical Games, Norfolk Southern, LUSH, Bose, Shipt, MyDoc,...
» more
Market metrics6.5K+ long-running clusters 1.5K+ CockroachDB Self-Hosted clusters 6.5K+ CockroachDB...
» more
Licensing and pricing models- Apache 2.0 for core features released up to and including the 19.1 release - Time-limited...
» more

We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
and for displaying vendor-provided information such as key customers, competitive advantages and market metrics.

Related products and services

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
CockroachDBLevelDB
Recent citations in the news

CockroachDB update scales distributed SQL database
16 November 2021, TechTarget

Cockroach Labs Delivers an Improved Developer Experience with CockroachDB 21.2
24 November 2021, Database Trends and Applications

Break point: XCRemote Cache, PagerDuty, Prometheus, CockroachDB, and Spring Data • DEVCLASS
19 November 2021, DevClass

Cockroach Labs Introduces CockroachDB Serverless: Build What You Dream and Never Worry about the Database
19 October 2021, PRNewswire

The CockroachDB EC-1
15 July 2021, TechCrunch

provided by Google News

Speedb is a drop-in replacement for RocksDB that wants to take the embedded key-value store world by storm
17 November 2021, ZDNet

Syncing Hyperledger Fabric StateDB (CouchDB) to Elasticsearch - Latest Digital Transformation Trends | Cloud News
4 November 2021, Wire19

Malicious npm package caught trying to steal sensitive Discord and browser files
28 August 2020, ZDNet

Squeezing More Performance Out Of The Linux Kernel With Clang + LTO
21 July 2021, Phoronix

The best IoT databases for the edge – an overview and guide
15 October 2020, AZ Big Media

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Financial Analyst
Cockroach Labs, United States

Sales Development Representative
Cockroach Labs, French, VA

Recruiting Coordinator
Cockroach Labs, New York, NY

Software Engineer (Payments)
Panasonic Corporation of North America, Palo Alto, CA

Database SRE
Hudson River Trading, New York, NY

Software Engineer - Time
DataDog, New York, NY

Product Manager
Rakuten Advertising, New York, NY

Senior Software Engineer
IT People, Morrisville, NC

Senior Software Engineer - FoundationDB
Snowflake, San Mateo, CA

Principal Engineer - Database Engineering
Snowflake, San Mateo, CA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB free.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here