Great and easy to use document database with high performance!
November 29, 2021

Great and easy to use document database with high performance!

Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with RavenDB

After more than 25 years of using a relational SQL database (MS-SQL), we decided to investigate the usage of a NoSQL database and rethink our Dataware house. For a new project, we had the requirement to be flexible in the scalability of the data and to grant high performance (mostly read-only access) for a large amount of data (> 400 Mio Rows). So we started investigating with RavenDb and are really excited.
  • Really simple setup process and great configuration tool.
  • Great implementation in net core / c#.
  • High performance with rare system requirements.
  • Great support team, with really short response times!
  • The product is not as widely used as others.
  • Pro: Fits perfectly into the current architecture of our microservices.
  • Pro: Fair charges in comparance to other products.
Much better support, more transparent pricing, much more easy setup process, native integration into c# / net core. We also tried to set up a Mongo Atlas cluster by self-study but weren't able to get this running. There is a much better response when searching in google, but a lot more overhead of information which does help get the mongo setup done. So we decided to use raven, also because of the great and fast support team.

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Because it's really user-friendly, offers high performance with fewer hardware requirements, fits perfectly into a modern application architecture, has a fair pricing model and nice monitoring tools.
The support is really fast and flexible. Since one single working day, we got a response to our first request, only 4 days later we got a technical demonstration for our complete developer team to get in touch with raven and its performance. Also during our development, we got a quick response to questions.
RavenDB is very well suited for NoSQL beginners to start easily setting up and using a NoSQL database. Also to set up a high performance and high availability cluster is possible without reading tons of documentation. Very straightforward assistant! The performance is really high.

RavenDB Feature Ratings

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