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Parmeshwar Rathod
Parmeshwar Rathod

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sql vs. nosql

two types sql and no-sql


SQL or Structured Query Language is pronounced as “S-Q-L” or sometimes as “see-quel” is a standard language to access and manipulate Relational Databases.
Common and Popular Examples of Relational Databases which use SQL are —

  • MySQL

  • Oracle

  • SQLite

  • Postgres

  • MS-SQL


As the name suggests NoSQL is “not” SQL, in other words, it is a non-relational database and is unstructured. Due to its unstructured nature, it is sometimes called as UnQL

Common and Popular Examples of NoSQL Databases are —

  • Mongo DB

  • BigTable

  • Cassandra

  • Hbase

  • Redis

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