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CodernityDB pure python, fast, NoSQL database

CodernityDB is opensource, pure Python (no 3rd party dependency), fast (50 000 insert and 100 000 get operations per second, check :ref:`speed` if you don't believe in words), multi platform, schema-less, NoSQL database.


You can also call it a more advanced key-value database, with multiple key-values indexes in the same engine (for sure it's not "simple key/value store"). Also CodernityDB supports functions that are executed inside database. It has optional support for HTTP server version (|CodernityDB-HTTP-link|), and also Python client library (|CodernityDB-PyClient-link|) that aims to be 100% compatible with embedded version.

And it's Apache 2.0 licensed !

Key features


Because CodernityDB is pure Python you need to perform standard installation for Python applications:

pip install CodernityDB

or using easy_install:

easy_install CodernityDB

or from sources:

hg clone ssh://
cd codernitydb
python install

Contribute & Bugs & Requests

CodernityDB is one of projects developed and released by Codernity, so you can contact us directly in any case via

Do you want to contribute? Great! Then just fork our repository (|cdb_repo|) on Bitbucket and do a pull request. It can't be more easy!

To fill a bug please also use Bitbucket.


In case of any problems, feature request you can also contact us directly.

Do you want customized version of CodernityDB ? No problem, just contact us.

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