About SQLite

SQLite is an open-source database engine designed to help organizations store, retrieve, and modify data across web browsers, iOS and Android mobile devices, Dropbox, Skype, and other applications. The platform includes a C-language library, which allows users to implement compact, self-reliant, and secure transactional database engines for server and client-side data processing.

The application file format functionality in SQLite enables businesses to manage a variety of operations including data exchange, autosave, backup, and content revision for multiple systems. It also provides media cataloging, editing suites, and financial analysis tools. SQLite offers a host of features including file archiving, enterprise data cache, multi-column indexes, nested transactions, virtual tables, and more. It includes cross-platform functionality, which allows different systems to transfer, encode, and decode various data formats such as text, large binary blobs, and small numeric or Boolean values.

Administrators can utilize SQLite to handle operations across numerous devices including set-top boxes, remote sensors, cameras, game consoles, watches, automobiles, machine tools, and kitchen appliances. It can also be used as a server-side database, letting developers store data, process client requests, gather results, and filter and analyze information.


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4,5/5
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4,5/5
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Sadia
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  • Industry: Computer Software
  • Company size: 201–500 Employees
  • Used Weekly for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 8.0 /10

Lightweight, Easy to integrate

Reviewed on 2021/01/15

Pros

If the application is not an ERP sort of then Sqlite is the best choice, it's easy to integrate and fast if the data is small. Best choice for beginners as well.

Cons

Its performance is really impacted if the data gets large overtime. Not a good choice for applications with many users.

Verified Reviewer
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  • Industry: Telecommunications
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1+ year
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  • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

No server required, used for standalone application and less configuration

Reviewed on 2019/04/25

We are using SQLite for java and android application. SQLite is use for small and mid level...

We are using SQLite for java and android application. SQLite is use for small and mid level organization as well because its cost affordable for any one. There is no required to back up every time because SQLite make a file for backup .

Pros

SQLite is very faster then other database as performance wise. we are using SQLite for mobile application and desktop application. Mose imp feature i like in SQLite is at the time of deployment on production it not required any space. SQLite is lightweight. select query is very faster in standalone application.

Cons

There is no reporting functionality in SQLite. At the time of multiple insert query perform in queue that its goes slow for some time. There is administration in SQLite,so its very difficult to manage for multiple user.

Wechuli
Wechuli
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  • Industry: Computer Software
  • Company size: 1 001–5 000 Employees
  • Used Weekly for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 6.0 /10

Good but Limited Use

Reviewed on 2020/03/14

I use it to quickly test applications that need some form of data storage without needing to...

I use it to quickly test applications that need some form of data storage without needing to install database software.

Pros

- Very lightweight database products that you can quickly set up to without needing to install complicated tooling so can be used in mobile forms or embedded devices.

Cons

- Does not support the full features of SQL
- SQLite does not have support for multi-client concurrency access and can't be used in applications that need this.
- Validation of data to input fields is limited

Verified Reviewer
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  • Industry: Computer Software
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

The perfect landscape to train and test SQL

Reviewed on 2019/03/06

Integrates well with SQL learning tool. Followed many guides in my quest to learn SQL and almost...

Integrates well with SQL learning tool. Followed many guides in my quest to learn SQL and almost all suggested SQLite. This is mostly for training and testing.

Pros

About as simple as it gets -- as the name suggests. Made learning SQL easy knowing I wouldn't be affecting my own database.

Cons

I truly enjoyed using the product although I never use it anymore. It sits dormant on my computer now that I have a grasp of SQL.

George
George
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  • Industry: Computer Software
  • Company size: 2–10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 8.0 /10

Great choice if you use it correctly

Reviewed on 2019/08/15

Pros

SQLite is a fantastic database for resource-constraint systems or for those cases where full-blown SQL client-server system is not required. SQLite has been probably implemented for any platform. It even exists for microcontrollers. When used properly, SQLite makes programmers life easy.

Cons

There is nothing that I dislike about SQLite.

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SQLite FAQs

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SQLite offers the following pricing plans:

  • Starting from: US$6 000,00/one-time
  • Free Trial: Not Available

SQLite is available as an open-source application along with one-time fees, details of which are outlined below: SQLite License - $6000 one time fee SQLite Encryption Extension (SEE) - $2000 one time fee Compressed And Encrypted Read-Only Database (CEROD) - $2000 one time fee The ZIPVFS Read/Write Compressed Database Extension - $4000 one time fee

SQLite has the following typical customers:

2–10, 11–50, 51–200, 201–500, 501–1 000, 1 001–5 000

SQLite supports the following languages:

English

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We do not have any information about what integrations SQLite has

SQLite offers the following support options:

Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base, Chat

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