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System Properties Comparison 4D vs. BigchainDB vs. BoltDB

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Name4D infoformer name: 4th Dimension  Xexclude from comparisonBigchainDB  Xexclude from comparisonBoltDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionApplication development environment with integrated database management systemBigchainDB is scalable blockchain database offering decentralization, immutability and native assetsAn embedded key-value store for Go.
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument storeKey-value store
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Score2.78
Rank#102  Overall
#52  Relational DBMS
Score0.82
Rank#193  Overall
#30  Document stores
Score0.57
Rank#227  Overall
#34  Key-value stores
Websitewww.4d.comwww.bigchaindb.comgithub.com/­boltdb/­bolt
Technical documentationlivedoc.4d.combigchaindb.readthedocs.io/­en/­latest
Developer4D, Inc
Initial release198420162013
Current releasev18 R5, January 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoAGPL v3Open Source infoMIT License
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languagePythonGo
Server operating systemsOS X
Windows
LinuxBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnono
XML support infoSome form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.yesnono
Secondary indexesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infoclose to SQL 92nono
APIs and other access methodsODBC
RESTful HTTP API infoby using 4D Mobile
SOAP webservices
CLI Client
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languages4D proprietary IDE
PHP
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
Go
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesno
Triggersyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replicationselectable replication factornone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistencynone
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes,with MongoDB ord RethinkDByes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nono
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers and groupsyesno

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