RocksDB

RocksDB is an [embedded database](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embedded_database) using [key-value](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Key-value_database) data, and is developed by Facebook for high performance purposes. RocksDB is forked from [LevelDB](https://github.com/google/leveldb), which was developed by Google to exploit the best performance of many CPU cores as well as fast storage like SSD for I/O bound workloads. Based on a [log-structured merge-tree](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Log-structured_merge-tree)

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Website

http://rocksdb.org/

Source Code

https://github.com/facebook/rocksdb/

Tech Docs

https://github.com/facebook/rocksdb/wiki

Former Name

N/A

Developer

Facebook

Country of Origin

US

Start Year

2012

Project Type

Open Source

Derived From

LevelDB