ScaleGrid vs. ObjectRocket

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MongoDB as a Service Comparison

See why thousands of developers choose ScaleGrid over ObjectRocket. Get high availability, dedicated hosting with full admin access and the ability to host MongoDB in your own AWS or Azure account. Improve your database performance with the best MongoDB monitoring, management and maintenance tools, and get back to what matters most, your product.

Overview

ScaleGridObjectRocket

Bring Your Own Cloud (AWS and Azure)

Deploy clusters of all sizes in your own AWS and Azure account, and deploy VPC and VNET private subnets

YesNo

Must host through their plans

No

Must host through their plans

Support included

24x7 support for any MongoDB issues

YesYes
Yes

Single Console Management for Multiple Databases

Support for MongoDB, Redis, MySQL, and PostgreSQL

Yes

MongoDB, Redis, MySQL

Yes

MongoDB, Redis

Yes

MongoDB, Redis

Cross-Datacenter Configurations

Distribute your MongoDB replica sets across different data centers

YesNo
No

Extra Data Transfer Costs

Pay an additional fee for all data transfers, including same region, different regions and internet transfers

NoNo
No

Connection Limits

Connection limits depending on cluster size

NoNo
No

MongoDB Admin Access

Keep full admin access to the underlying MongoDB servers

YesNo
No

SSH Access To The Underlying Machine

Keep full SSH root access to the underlying machines, and install custom software agents

YesNo
No

Fully Customizable RAM, Disk Size & Instance Type

Customize RAM, disk size, IOPS and instance type at any size for free

YesNo
No

Custom Replica Set Configuration

Customize your replica set size as per your needs

YesNo
No

DigitalOcean Support

Deploy your MongoDB clusters on DigitalOcean with dedicated hosting

YesNo
No

Leverage Local SSD Disk on AWS

Use local SSD disks for high disk read/write performance

YesNo
No

Live Migration Support

Use live migration to migrate data from your existing setup

YesNo
No

On-Premise DBaaS Support

Manage databases on-premise or in a private cloud

Yes

Enterprise On-Premise plans

No
No

Pricing Granularity

Daily or hourly pricing model

Yes

Per hour

Yes

Per day

Yes

Per day

Sharding Support

Distribute your data across different nodes for horizontal scalability

YesYes
Yes

Backup

ScaleGridObjectRocket

Extra Cost for Backups

Pay an additional per GB monthly fee for each backup

NoNo
No

Automated Restore of a Backup

Quickly recover your MongoDB data with one-click restore of a backup

YesNo
No

Custom Schedule For Backups

Set a custom schedule to automatically backup your data

YesNo
No

Selective Restores

Restore only a portion of your data backup

YesNo
No

Security

ScaleGridObjectRocket

Control Access With Security Groups

Lock down access without having to deal with IP whitelists

YesNo
No

Encryption at Rest

Disk encryption to protect your stored data against potential attacks

YesYes

Only with certain plans and datacenters

Yes

Only with certain plans and datacenters

Support

ScaleGridObjectRocket

24x7 Support, 1 Hour Response SLA

24x7 support from database experts included free in your MongoDB hosting plan

YesYes
Yes

Forced MongoDB Version Upgrades

Upgrade on your schedule - not ours. We support your MongoDB version until you decide to upgrade

NoNo
No

Performance Debugging Support & Proactive Monitoring

24x7 support to help debug performance issues, and customizable proactive monitoring alerts

YesNo
No

Monitoring & Management

ScaleGridObjectRocket

Monitoring Console with OS & MongoDB Metrics

Access a detailed dashboard of all your OS MongoDB metrics to monitor cluster performance

YesNo
No

Monthly Reports

Get detailed monthly reports on MongoDB performance, usage and growth

YesNo
No

On-Demand Slow Query Analysis

Generate heatmaps of your slow queries and analyze problem queries across different time ranges

YesNo
No
ObjectRocket comparison based on their Standard plan and features as of 7/19/18

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