DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > 4D vs. LokiJS vs. OpenEdge vs. TigerGraph

System Properties Comparison 4D vs. LokiJS vs. OpenEdge vs. TigerGraph

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
Name4D infoformer name: 4th Dimension  Xexclude from comparisonLokiJS  Xexclude from comparisonOpenEdge  Xexclude from comparisonTigerGraph  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionApplication development environment with integrated database management systemIn-memory JavaScript DBMSApplication development environment with integrated database management systemA complete, distributed, parallel graph computing platform supporting web-scale data analytics in real-time
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument storeRelational DBMSGraph DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.78
Rank#102  Overall
#52  Relational DBMS
Score0.60
Rank#225  Overall
#35  Document stores
Score5.33
Rank#70  Overall
#39  Relational DBMS
Score1.99
Rank#120  Overall
#9  Graph DBMS
Websitewww.4d.comgithub.com/­techfort/­LokiJSwww.progress.com/­openedgewww.tigergraph.com
Technical documentationlivedoc.4d.comtechfort.github.io/­LokiJSdocumentation.progress.com/­output/­ua/­OpenEdge_latestdocs.tigergraph.com
Developer4D, IncProgress Software Corporation
Initial release1984201419842017
Current releasev18 R5, January 2021OpenEdge 12.2, March 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Sourcecommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaScriptC++
Server operating systemsOS X
Windows
server-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)AIX
HP-UX
Linux
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Data schemeyesschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyesyes
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.yesnoyesno
Secondary indexesyesyes infovia viewsyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infoclose to SQL 92noyes infoclose to SQL 92SQL-like query language (GSQL)
APIs and other access methodsODBC
RESTful HTTP API infoby using 4D Mobile
SOAP webservices
JavaScript APIJDBC
ODBC
GSQL (TigerGraph Query Language)
Kafka
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languages4D proprietary IDE
PHP
JavaScriptProgress proprietary ABL (Advanced Business Language)C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesView functions in JavaScriptyesyes
Triggersyesyesyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenonehorizontal partitioning infosince Version 11.4
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replicationnoneSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesnoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencynoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnoyesyes infoRelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDno infoatomic operations within a single collection possibleACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoSerialization of a DB in a Node.JS/Cordova/PhoneGap environment. Usage of the IndexedDB-API in a browser.yesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesnono
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers and groupsnoUsers and groupsRole-based access control
More information provided by the system vendor
4D infoformer name: 4th DimensionLokiJSOpenEdgeTigerGraph
Specific characteristicsTigerGraph is a native graph database, with massively parallel processing and fully...
» more
Competitive advantagesTigerGraph is the fastest and most scalable graph platform, powered by a native parallel...
» more
Typical application scenariosAnti Money Laundering Real-Time Fraud Detection Customer 360 Real-Time Personalized...
» more
Key customersFour out of the top five global banks use TigerGraph for real-time fraud detection....
» more
Market metricsANALYST RESEARCH Nov 2020: TigerGraph Named A Leader For Graph Data Platforms - TigerGraph...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsTry TigerGraph for Free in the Cloud or On Prem https://www.tigergraph.com/get-tigergraph/...
» more

We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
and for displaying vendor-provided information such as key customers, competitive advantages and market metrics.

Related products and services

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
4D infoformer name: 4th DimensionLokiJSOpenEdgeTigerGraph
DB-Engines blog posts

MySQL, PostgreSQL and Redis are the winners of the March ranking
2 March 2016, Paul Andlinger

show all

New kids on the block: database management systems implemented in JavaScript
1 December 2014, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

LokiJS - A JavaScript Database
18 November 2014, iProgrammer

Fast, Lightweight Data Storage for Cordova Apps with LokiJS
26 January 2016, SitePoint

LinkedIn open-sources URL-Detector Java library, LokiJS 1.4, and Bulgaria's new open-source law—SD Times news digest: July 5, 2016
5 July 2016, SDTimes.com

NativeScript Adds LiveSync with Webpack
1 June 2018, iProgrammer

indexeddb | Read the Tea Leaves
22 August 2021, nolanlawson.com

provided by Google News

Progress Announces Quick Start for OpenEdge on Amazon Web
16 February 2021, GlobeNewswire

Progress Software acquires development tools
21 May 2015, TechTarget

Industry Spotlight: Extracting data from inside the app
1 June 2017, SDTimes.com

Progress Software (NASDAQ:PRGS) Stock Price, News, Charts
7 January 2021, Benzinga

SQL vs. NoSQL vs. NewSQL: Finding the Right Solution
17 August 2015, Dataconomy

provided by Google News

TigerGraph 3.2 targets platform's performance, ease of use
5 October 2021, TechTarget

TigerGraph's Todd Blaschka: The Uses and Evolution of Graph Technology | eWEEK
29 September 2021, eWeek

TigerGraph 3.2 Improves Scalability And Security
14 October 2021, iProgrammer

TigerGraph Announces Agenda for Graph + AI Summit Fall 2021, Including Interactive Sessions and Speakers from Mastercard, Intuit, Dell, UnitedHealth Group, Gartner, and More
29 September 2021, Yahoo Finance

Latest TigerGraph Release Adds More Than 40 Features to its Graph Database
6 October 2021, Database Trends and Applications

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Access Authorization Specialist
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM

Lighting and Staging Technician
4th Dimension Productions Inc., Los Angeles, CA

Sales Development Representative I
TigerGraph, Colorado

Technical Support Eng. (East Coast) -Remote
TigerGraph, Georgia

Executive Assistant to CEO
TigerGraph, Redwood City, CA

Deal Desk Manager
TigerGraph, California

Pricing Manager
TigerGraph, California

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 5 GB free..

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database machine learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

Present your product here