PerconaXtraDBCluster vs TimescaleDB: What are the differences?
Developers describe PerconaXtraDBCluster as "Percona XtraDB Cluster is an active/active high availability and high scalability open source solution for MySQL® clustering". Percona XtraDB Cluster is an active/active high availability and high scalability open source solution for MySQL® clustering. It integrates Percona Server and Percona XtraBackup with the Codership Galera library of MySQL high availability solutions in a single package that enables you to create a cost-effective MySQL high availability cluster. On the other hand, TimescaleDB is detailed as "Scalable time-series database optimized for fast ingest and complex queries. Purpose-built as a PostgreSQL extension". TimescaleDB is the only open-source time-series database that natively supports full-SQL at scale, combining the power, reliability, and ease-of-use of a relational database with the scalability typically seen in NoSQL databases.
PerconaXtraDBCluster and TimescaleDB can be primarily classified as "Databases" tools.
Some of the features offered by PerconaXtraDBCluster are:
- ProxySQL load balancer
- Multi-master replication
- Synchronous replication
On the other hand, TimescaleDB provides the following key features:
- Packaged as a PostgreSQL extension
- Full ANSI SQL
- JOINs (e.g., across PostgreSQL tables)
TimescaleDB is an open source tool with 7.28K GitHub stars and 385 GitHub forks. Here's a link to TimescaleDB's open source repository on GitHub.
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