COMMUNITY EDITION

YugaByte DB is an open source database for high performance applications that require ACID transactions and planet-scale data distribution.
Why YugaByte DB?
Developers

Get low latency reads, ACID transactions and secondary indexes from a single database using Cassandra, Redis & PostgreSQL compatible APIs.

DBAs & Operations

Simplify operations with a single database that delivers linear scalability, automatic global data distribution, multi-TB density per node and rebalancing without performance bottlenecks or down time.

CEOs & Line of Business Owners

Reign in database sprawl and benefit from reduced infrastructure and software licensing costs. Deliver new features and enter new markets with more speed and agility.

Core Features
High Performance
  • Sub-millisecond read latency
  • Linearly scalable write throughput
  • Multi-TB data density per node
Transactional NoSQL
  • ACID transactions
  • Better reliability & performance than ApacheCassandra
  • Better persistence & scalability than Redis in-memory store
Planet-Scale SQL
  • Global data distribution
  • Auto sharding & rebalancing
  • Better scalability & availability than PostgreSQL DB
Multi-Model
  • Document & Key-Value
  • Relational
  • Graph, Time Series and more
Multi-API
  • Cassandra compatible
  • Redis compatible
  • PostgreSQL compatible (Beta)
Multi-Cloud
  • AWS, GCP, Azure, Pivotal
  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • Private data centers
Multi-TB Density
  • Store up to 6 TB per node
  • Keep compute costs low
  • Serve ever-growing data apps
Open Source
  • Apache 2.0 license
  • Supports popular open APIs
  • 1-click upgrade to Enterprise
Integrations
  • Spring microservices
  • Apache Kafka streaming
  • Apache Spark analytics
How does YugaByte DB compare?
Apache Cassandra
  • 3x faster consistent reads
  • 6x data density per node
  • Native JSON documents
  • ACID transactions
  • Reliable and fast scaling
Amazon DynamoDB
  • 10x more cost effective
  • 3x more app dev agility
  • Sub-millisecond latency
  • ACID transactions
  • No partition size limit
Redis In-Memory Store
  • Zero data loss durability
  • Auto sharding & rebalancing
  • Linear write scaling
  • Extreme fault tolerance
  • No in-memory storage limit
YugaByte DB Editions
FeatureBenefitCommunity EditionEnterprise Edition
Core YugaByte Database
Distributed Transactional Document StoreLinear scaling of reads and writes across multiple regions. High availability under any failure. Built on a durable LSM storage engine with Raft distributed consensus-based strongly consistent replication. Written ground-up in C++ for high performance.YESYES
ACID TransactionsSuper-fast single-row and single-shard ACID for majority workloads. Fully distributed ACID for high data integrity.YESYES
Multi-API & Multi-ModelWire compatibility with Apache Cassandra, Redis, PostgreSQL (Beta) ensures that app devs have no new API to learn and can port existing apps fast.YESYES
Basic SecurityIncludes internal authentication and authorization. Ready for storing sensitive, mission-critical data without fear of compromise.YESYES
Bring-Your-Own AdministrationPlug into your existing DevOps toolchain. E.g. orchestrate clusters with Kubernetes/Chef, monitor/alert via Prometheus.YESYES
Data Migration Tools Migrate out of legacy databases easily.YESYES
Cloud Native Operational Experience
Multi-Cloud Cluster OrchestrationOne-click create/expand/shrink of clusters across multiple regions on any cloud.YES
No Cloud Lock-inNatively integrated with public cloud platforms to automate deployments. Seamless portability across clouds avoids lock-in. YES
Monitoring & AlertingComplete performance and availability monitoring solution.YES
Highly Reliable Admin ConsoleAlways available to monitor and manage your clusters.YES
Enterprise-Grade Features
Read ReplicasLow-latency, timeline-consistent reads in remote regions by reading from local read replicas. Write latencies remain low. Powered by asynchronous replication.YES
Preferred Region Placement & Continuous BalancingLow-latency, strongly consistent reads optimized for well-known primary regions.YES
Security & ComplianceEncryption in-flight and at rest. Integration with key management systems.YES
Distributed Backups & RestoreYour mission-critical data protected against unforeseen disasters with extreme ease.YES
Tiered StorageControl spiraling storage costs especially for ever-growing data workloads such as IoT and Time Series data.YES
Support
Emergency PatchesGet emergency patches not yet released in open source.YES
Coverage & ChannelsYour apps do not have downtime, neither does our support. GitHub & Community Forum24/7/365 Web & Phone
LicenseApache 2.0Commercial
PricingFreeBased on the number of nodes (physical or virtual) in your environment.