Neo4j vs OrientDB: What are the differences?
Developers describe Neo4j as "The world’s leading Graph Database". Neo4j stores data in nodes connected by directed, typed relationships with properties on both, also known as a Property Graph. It is a high performance graph store with all the features expected of a mature and robust database, like a friendly query language and ACID transactions. On the other hand, OrientDB is detailed as "An open source NoSQL database management system". It is an open source NoSQL database management system written in Java. It is a Multi-model database, supporting graph, document, key/value, and object models, but the relationships are managed as in graph databases with direct connections between records.
Neo4j and OrientDB are primarily classified as "Graph Databases" and "Databases" tools respectively.
Neo4j is an open source tool with 6.73K GitHub stars and 1.65K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Neo4j's open source repository on GitHub.
Medium, Movielala, and Hinge are some of the popular companies that use Neo4j, whereas OrientDB is used by Acadar, Bright Power, and GittiGidiyor. Neo4j has a broader approval, being mentioned in 154 company stacks & 277 developers stacks; compared to OrientDB, which is listed in 10 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.
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