We're often asked how Loupe compares to products like Log4Net or RayGun. In truth, while there are many similarities between these products, Loupe is actually trying to solve a different problem. As well as being a direct replacement or extension to products like Nlog and Log4Net, Loupe is often used to compliment applications like Splunk, New Relic, and Application Insights. Explore the articles below to see how Loupe can enhance your logging experience.

Why use VistaDB instead of SQL Server

VistaDB and SQL Server share a Common Language Both SQL Server and VistaDB use Transact SQL (TSQL) as their primary language. This includes both a set of data types and syntax for manipulating data and for defining a database schema. VistaDB supports a strict subset of TSQL - so your...

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Why use VistaDB instead of Microsoft SQL CE

Microsoft SQL Server Compact Edition or SQL CE is a small footprint client-only edition of SQL Server. SQL CE is Microsoft’s database solution for mobile and desktop development. SQL CE is not a managed database, but has managed wrappers for use from managed code. SQL CE features an unmanaged architecture...

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Why use VistaDB instead of SQLite

What is SQLite SQLite is a free, open source embedded database written in C/C++. It implements a SQL-like syntax and is optimized for high performance and reliability with single threaded access. Because it is written in an unmanaged language it has to be compiled and adapted to work in managed...

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