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DBMS > 4D vs. MonetDB vs. STSdb vs. TigerGraph

System Properties Comparison 4D vs. MonetDB vs. STSdb vs. TigerGraph

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Name4D infoformer name: 4th Dimension  Xexclude from comparisonMonetDB  Xexclude from comparisonSTSdb  Xexclude from comparisonTigerGraph  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionApplication development environment with integrated database management systemA relational database management system that stores data in columnsKey-Value Store with special method for indexing infooptimized for high performance using a special indexing methodA complete, distributed, parallel graph computing platform supporting web-scale data analytics in real-time
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSKey-value storeGraph DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score2.96
Rank#100  Overall
#52  Relational DBMS
Score1.88
Rank#125  Overall
#61  Relational DBMS
Score0.05
Rank#321  Overall
#49  Key-value stores
Score2.02
Rank#120  Overall
#9  Graph DBMS
Websitewww.4d.comwww.monetdb.orggithub.com/­STSSoft/­STSdb4www.tigergraph.com
Technical documentationlivedoc.4d.comwww.monetdb.org/­Documentationdocs.tigergraph.com
Developer4D, IncMonetDB BVSTS Soft SC
Initial release1984200420112017
Current releasev18 R5, January 2021Jul2021-SP2, July 20214.0.8, September 2015
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoMozilla Public License 2.0Open Source infoGPLv2, commercial license availablecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageCC#C++
Server operating systemsOS X
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
WindowsLinux
Data schemeyesyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes infoprimitive types and user defined types (classes)yes
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.yesno
Secondary indexesyesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infoclose to SQL 92yes infoSQL 2003 with some extensionsnoSQL-like query language (GSQL)
APIs and other access methodsODBC
RESTful HTTP API infoby using 4D Mobile
SOAP webservices
JDBC
native C library infoMAPI library (MonetDB application programming interface)
ODBC
.NET Client APIGSQL (TigerGraph Query Language)
Kafka
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languages4D proprietary IDE
PHP
C
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
C#
Java
C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesyes, in SQL, C, Rnoyes
Triggersyesyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding via remote tablesnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replicationnone infoSource-replica replication available in experimental statusnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesnoyes infoRelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
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 groupsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnoRole-based access control
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4D infoformer name: 4th DimensionMonetDBSTSdbTigerGraph
Specific characteristicsColumn-store In-memory optimized GeoSpatial support JSON document support
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TigerGraph is a native graph database, with massively parallel processing and fully...
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Competitive advantagesScalable architecture - vertical data organization and in-memory optimization guarantee...
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TigerGraph is the fastest and most scalable graph platform, powered by a native parallel...
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Typical application scenariosAnalytical database, Data warehouse, OLAP Data mining Scientific database
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Anti Money Laundering Real-Time Fraud Detection Customer 360 Real-Time Personalized...
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Key customersNumascale , Spinque , SecurActive , CHS , NOZHUP
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Four out of the top five global banks use TigerGraph for real-time fraud detection....
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Market metricsANALYST RESEARCH Nov 2020: TigerGraph Named A Leader For Graph Data Platforms - TigerGraph...
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Licensing and pricing modelsFree and open-source software, Mozilla Public License 2.0 Commercial support available
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Try TigerGraph for Free in the Cloud or On Prem https://www.tigergraph.com/get-tigergraph/...
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