Statistic

Data Storage

How wikis store their data basically splits the type of wiki engines in two. The ones using a relational database system and the ones storing everything in files. Both mechanisms have their advantages and disadvantages, but developers seem to slightly prefer the database approach.

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All Data:

Storage type Count
Database 70search for wikis using Database
Files 60search for wikis using Files
RCS 16search for wikis using RCS
other 3search for wikis using other