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System Properties Comparison ActivePivot vs. Altibase vs. CockroachDB vs. RDF4J

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NameActivePivot  Xexclude from comparisonAltibase  Xexclude from comparisonCockroachDB  Xexclude from comparisonRDF4J infoformerly known as Sesame  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn in-memory DBMS combining transactional and analytical processing to handle the aggregation of ever-changing data.An enterprise grade, high-performance RDBMSCockroachDB is a distributed database architected for modern cloud applications. It is wire compatible with PostgreSQL and backed by a Key-Value Store, which is either RocksDB or a purpose-built derivative, called Pebble.RDF4J is a Java framework for processing RDF data, supporting both memory-based and a disk-based storage.
Primary database modelObject oriented DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRDF store
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Score0.55
Rank#219  Overall
#14  Object oriented DBMS
Score1.44
Rank#145  Overall
#72  Relational DBMS
Score6.74
Rank#57  Overall
#33  Relational DBMS
Score0.53
Rank#224  Overall
#9  RDF stores
Websiteactiveviam.com/­en/­products/­activepivot-in-memory-analytical-databasealtibase.comwww.cockroachlabs.comrdf4j.org
Technical documentationaltibase.com/­resources/­manualswww.cockroachlabs.com/­docsrdf4j.org/­documentation
DeveloperActiveViamAltibaseCockroach LabsSince 2016 officially forked into an Eclipse project, former developer was Aduna Software.
Initial release199920152004
Current release7.1, July 201720.2, November 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infosince February 2018Open Source infoApache 2.0, commercial license availableOpen Source infoEclipse Distribution License (EDL), v1.0.
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageJavaC++GoJava
Server operating systemsAIX
HP-UX
Linux
Linux
macOS
Windows
Linux
OS X
Unix
Windows
Data schemeyesdynamic schemayes infoRDF Schemas
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.nono
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLMultidimensional Expressions (MDX)ANSI SQL-92yes, wire compatible with PostgreSQLno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
JDBCJava API
RIO infoRDF Input/Output
Sail API
SeRQL infoSesame RDF Query Language
Sesame REST HTTP Protocol
SPARQL
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
C#
C++
Clojure
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Rust
Java
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresPost-processors in Javastored procedures and stored functionsnoyes
Triggersyesnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding, horizontal partitioningShardinghorizontal partitioning (by key range) infoall tables are translated to an ordered KV store and then broken down into 64MB ranges, which are then used as replicas in RAFTnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesMulti-source replication using RAFTnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACID infoIsolation support depends on the API used
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoin-memory storage is supported as well
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardRole-based access controlno
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ActivePivotAltibaseCockroachDBRDF4J infoformerly known as Sesame
Specific characteristicsAltibase is an enterprise grade open source DBMS . It allows for high performance...
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CockroachDB is a cloud-native, distributed SQL database architected for modern applications....
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Competitive advantagesSince its inception, Altibase has been renowned for its in-memory capabilities. Altibase...
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- EFFORTLESS SCALE: Scale your applications, not operational complexity. CockroachDB...
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Typical application scenariosAltibase has been deployed for over 6000 mission-critical use cases that demand hundreds...
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System of record (financial ledger, inventory management, transaction record), identity...
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Key customersSince 1999, Altibase has served over 600 enterprise clients including 9 Fortune Global...
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Comcast, LUSH, Bose, Kindred, Nubank, Baidu, SpaceX, TuneGO, eBay, DoorDash, Norfolk...
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Market metricsOver 600 global enterprise clients including 8 Fortune Global 500 companies Over...
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8K+ long-running clusters 700+ CockroachDB Enterprise clusters 120+ CockroachCloud...
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Licensing and pricing modelsNo License Cost Altibase is an open source DBMS which includes its sharding Subscription...
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- Apache 2.0 for core features released up to and including the 19.1 release - Time-limited...
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