lowdb: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v7.0.1(6 months ago)

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Lowdb is a lightweight and simple JSON database for Node.js applications. It provides a quick and easy way to store and retrieve data in a JSON file, making it ideal for small projects or prototyping. With Lowdb, you can perform basic CRUD operations like creating, reading, updating, and deleting data without the need for a full-fledged database management system.

Compared to more robust database solutions like MongoDB or MySQL, Lowdb is not suitable for large-scale applications or scenarios requiring complex querying capabilities. However, for simple projects or applications where a lightweight database is sufficient, Lowdb offers a straightforward and efficient solution.

Alternatives:
nedb+
lokijs+
node-json-db+
tinydb+
enmap+
level+
localforage+
pouchdb+
rxdb+
simple-json-db+

Tags: node.jsdatabasejsonCRUDlightweight