Keywords: Golang, go, database, DBMS, JSON
Ivy - A simple, file-based Database Management System (DBMS) for Go
Ivy is a database management system that stores each record as a JSON file. It can be embedded into your program and is safe to use in goroutines (it uses mutexes) as long as each goroutine shares the database connection. This makes it ok to use in a web application.
- Pure Go
- Goroutine safe (as long as each goroutine shares the database connection)
- Can utilize indexes for faster queries
- Database records are stored as json files, making for easy external access
How to install
go get github.com/jameycribbs/ivy
How to use
Check out example.go in the examples directory. For a more comprehensive example of how to use Ivy in a web application, check out Pythia.