F/OSS Spotlight: 🦆 DuckDB
That's high praise, since SQLite is the most widely deployed database on the planet, and is legendary for it's stability, performance (in use-cases that fit) and testing.
DuckDB has lots of platform support:
And it's only growing in popularity. Check out the DuckDB documentation for yourself – it's a well-organized read and should make it easy to understand how DuckDB works.
Much like SQLite, DuckDB has an excellent "why DuckDB" page that you should read.
DuckDB is SQL-based so getting started with it is very familiar (if you know SQL of course), so I won't bore you with that, but jump right into the docs on loading data to get a good feel for how to get started.
This was originally posted on AWSM FOSS