The Database for Your Hyper-growth

With TiDB, you won’t have to worry about your business outgrowing your database.
Hyper Growth Hero

TiDB is a distributed SQL database platform that features horizontal scalability, strong consistency, and high availability. The goal of TiDB is to serve as a one-stop solution for all online transactions and analysis so you can build your applications just as simply as on a single node.

Hybrid Transactional and Analytical Processing (HTAP)

HATP Architecture

Use Cases

OLTP

Horizontally-scalable Relational Database

Scalable online transactional processing
  • 400+ TB of transactional production data in a single TiDB cluster
  • Trillions of rows in a single distributed table

HTAP

Real-time Analytics

Hybrid Transactional and Analytical Processing
  • Millisecond response times over trillions of rows
  • No wall between transactional data and analytical reporting
As an industry-agnostic database solution,
TiDB has been widely adopted in the following segments:
Financial Trading

Financial Trading

E-Commerce

E-Commerce

Video

Video

Gaming

Gaming

Education Technology

Education Technology

Comparison

Comparisons between TiDB and other SQL distributed databases
FeatureAmazon AuroraGoogle Cloud SpannerYugaByteDBCockroachDBTiDB
Elastic scalability (Both read and write)
Automated failover and high availability
Distributed ACID transactions
SQL compatibility and protocolMySQL and PostgreSQLProprietaryPostgreSQLPostgreSQLMySQL
Open Source LicenseApache 2.0BSL and CCLApache 2.0
Open Source Contributor Count100+300+400+
HTAP

Benefits

Open SourceSQLScaleSpeedSimple
  • Thriving community
  • No vendor lock-in
  • Transparency and reliability
  • Familiar MySQL ecosystem
  • Strong consistency
  • Scale-out relational database for massive growth
  • Real-time data to insight
  • Accelerated time to market
  • Hight availability and auto-failover
  • No more manual sharing
  • Minimize data movement and simplify software stack

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