Google Cloud Spanner

YugaByte DB’s storage and replication architecture is similar to that of Google Cloud Spanner which is also a CP database with high write availability. While Google Cloud Spanner leverages Google’s proprietary (and expensive) network infrastructure, YugaByte DB is designed work on commodity infrastructure used by most enterprise users.

A post on our blog titled Practical Tradeoffs in Google Cloud Spanner, Azure Cosmos DB and YugaByte DB goes through some of above topics in more detail.