Average Ratings

13 Reviews
  • 4.5 / 5
    Overall
  • 4.5 / 5
    Ease of Use
  • 4 / 5
    Customer Service

Product Details

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  • Deployment
    Installed - Windows
  • Training
    Live Online
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Vendor Details

  • MariaDB
  • mariadb.com

About MariaDB

Scalabale and reliable SQL database that is an enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL.


MariaDB Features

  • Backup
  • Creation / Development
  • Data Migration
  • Data Replication
  • Data Search
  • Database Conversion
  • Monitoring
  • Performance Analysis
  • Queries
  • Relational Interface
  • Virtualization

MariaDB Reviews Recently Reviewed!


I've used MongoDB since 2012. Latest releases are even better. Great piece of software!

May 21, 2018
5/5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: Schema-less design, flexibility, performance and scalability options. I have developed such a system with a help of MongoDB which would never be possible with RDBs.

Cons: Perhaps hardware resource consumption could be somewhat lower (even though it has been designed to work on commodity hardware).

It is an easy-to-use DBMS, and its functions are very helpful when handling the BD

May 02, 2018
5/5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: The new system tables, which keep statistics that are of great help for the optimization of the Database. Its new ARIA storage engines that replace MyISAM and XtraDB that replaces InnoDB and are fault-proof, and the PBXT engine: which is a transactional storage engine with a lot of new and beautiful features. On the other hand its speed improvement especially in complex queries when using the Aria storage engine, since Aria caches data from temporary tables in memory, which is a performance against the use of the hard drive. In the replication substantial improvements have been introduced, for example the "group commit for the binary log" that accelerates replication up to twice as much. Its ability to handle more than 200.00 connections.

Cons: I really have not got something so far that I do not like the driver. For which I recommend its use

100% free and open source database management

Apr 28, 2018
5/5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: MariaDB is an alternative to MySql totally free and open source
Maintains full compatibility with MySQL, allowing migrations from MySql to MariaDB in a clean and smooth manner
When complex queries are received and you have to perform temporary tables, they are cached instead of being written to the disk
Being a very dynamic community and open to developers, MariaDB guarantees the fastest appearance of patches, which can solve any security problems
MariaDB can be used from most existing management systems for MySQL, such as PhpMyAdmin or HeidiSQL, and is compatible with popular applications such as WordPress, Drupal, and others

Cons: The migration of a very tested and reliable system such as MySQL. Although absolute compatibility is guaranteed, and a large stable and powerful system, we must assess whether today a complex system is worth passing to MariaDB

Overall: Compatibility with mysql that allows easier use of the application.
Open source.
Easy to use and safe database management.

Safe way to store data

Apr 08, 2018
4/5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: We can easily switch to this database with simple steps. It provide better sequrity on data. Retrieve data from table is easy and fast. Easy to handle complex queries.

Cons: It should add more simplicity while implementing culstering on tables. Debugging tool it not good it does not tract all the missing indexes.

Overall: Saved client inovices and settlement information.

Great Database server with open source

Apr 07, 2018
4/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: Security features is very good as we get security patches more frequently. Easy to move from other database. It provider better speed performance that MYSQL.

Cons: Maintain the indexing on table is very complex. It provide many features but query performance feature is still missing.

Overall: I have been maintaining web application data in MariaDB.

nice mysql alternative

Mar 12, 2018
5/5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: MariaDB has better performance, more open development, compatibility with MySQL, supports additional storage engines, and has quicker security releases.

Cons: Might become incompatible in the future. I haven't run into any incompatibilities in my own deployment, but it's worth noting that MariaDB and MySQL have begun to diverge

Capterra-loader

Best Integration Software

Mar 08, 2018
4/5
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3 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Ideal for companies that want to take SQL to the next level. Efficient, secure, ideal for the user's wanting to integrate various application together.

Cons: Open source and hopefully the developers will keep on top of the software for years to come. Integration software works as long as other vendors stay together and keep on collaborating.

Overall: The best open source software taking technology to a new level by integrating other software's together.

best DBMS

Mar 07, 2018
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: Fast and secure, this is what I like the most about MariaDB, the fact it has more updates make it more entreprise-ready.

Capterra-loader

The improved fork of an excellent solution, integrate with a lot of software

Feb 26, 2018
5/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: As a fork of another solution you have all the advantages of the old solution but with more actualizations and an improved experience.
Easy to connect with a wide variety of DB clients and integrates with a large amount of software-
Widely recommended as there are a lot of documentation on the web.

Open source

Jan 10, 2018
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: A fork from mysql, much more updated and well maintained, doesn't require a lot of learning very simple and reliable!

Cons: I hate the option to log in without password after installing new mariadb server, I wish I could set a password before installing, but it doesn't prevent from doing it after the installation it's just extra steps...

Improved database server.

Nov 09, 2017
4/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: It is a community-developed product, easy to use and install, perfect for medium and large organizations.

Cons: Came from Mysql and shares some of the same source code, best server performance runs over Linux distributions.

Amazing

Jun 07, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: Blading fast. We switched from MySQL DB a few months ago and couldn't be much more happy with this solution.

Overall: Excellent performance. We work with this DB solution on most of our sites and even if they receive plenty of visit at the same time, there no sights of delays.

Best free DB

Apr 07, 2016
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
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Comments: I use MariaDB for my website that handles a lot of traffic. Never had any problems, and the best part, it's free! Could have more nifty tools to optimize speed, but that's a matter of knowledge.