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DBMS > Aerospike vs. EsgynDB vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. Quasardb

System Properties Comparison Aerospike vs. EsgynDB vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. Quasardb

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NameAerospike infopreviously called Citrusleaf  Xexclude from comparisonEsgynDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft SQL Server  Xexclude from comparisonQuasardb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFlash-optimized In-memory NoSQL DatabaseEnterprise-class SQL-on-Hadoop solution, powered by Apache TrafodionMicrosofts flagship relational DBMSDistributed, high-performance timeseries database
Primary database modelKey-value storeRelational DBMSRelational DBMSTime Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument storeDocument store
Graph DBMS
Spatial DBMS
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Score5.94
Rank#67  Overall
#10  Key-value stores
Score0.23
Rank#281  Overall
#130  Relational DBMS
Score944.81
Rank#3  Overall
#3  Relational DBMS
Score0.15
Rank#297  Overall
#27  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.aerospike.comwww.esgyn.cnwww.microsoft.com/­en-us/­sql-serverquasardb.net
Technical documentationwww.aerospike.com/­docsdocs.microsoft.com/­en-US/­sql/­sql-serverdoc.quasardb.net
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DeveloperAerospikeEsgynMicrosoftquasardb
Initial release2012201519892009
Current release5.7.0.9, December 2021SQL Server 2019, November 20193.1, January 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache and AGPL Licenses; open sourced in June 2014; commercial Enterprise Edition availablecommercialcommercial inforestricted free version is availablecommercial infoFree community edition, Non-profit organizations and non-commercial usage are eligible for free licenses
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageCC++, JavaC++C++
Server operating systemsLinuxLinuxLinux
Windows
BSD
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyesyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes infointeger and binary
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.nonoyesno
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes infowith tags
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesyesSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
Proprietary protocol
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
Tabular Data Stream (TDS)
HTTP API
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
All languages supporting JDBC/ODBC/ADO.NetC#
C++
Delphi
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Visual Basic
.Net
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infowith LuaJava Stored ProceduresTransact SQL, .NET languages, R, Python and (with SQL Server 2019) Javano
Triggersnonoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingtables can be distributed across several files (horizontal partitioning); sharding through federationSharding infoconsistent hashing
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorMulti-source replication between multi datacentersyes, but depending on the SQL-Server EditionSource-replica replication with selectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoAerospike Aggregation Framework is similar to Map/Reduceyesnowith Hadoop integration
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency in cross-datacenter configuration and Immediate Consistency in local cluster configurationImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic execution of operationsACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infoby using LevelDB
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnoyesyes infoTransient mode
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles infowith Enterprise Edition onlyfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardCryptographically strong user authentication and audit trail
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Aerospike infopreviously called CitrusleafEsgynDBMicrosoft SQL ServerQuasardb
Specific characteristicsAerospike is an enterprise-class, NoSQL database solution delivering predictable...
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High-performance , high-speed, fully integrated timeseries database Seamlessly combines...
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Competitive advantagesOptimized for use with SSDs (solid-state hard drives) Scales horizontally and vertically...
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High performance in a cost-effective small package Real-time results for even large...
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Typical application scenariosAerospike excels in mission-critical applications that have mixed read/write workloads...
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Tick database Predictive maintenance Pre-deal checks Large scale monitoring
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Key customersNielsen, Williams-Sonoma, Inmobi, AppNexus, Telco (confidential), Financial Services...
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Large EU investment banks US based hedge funds Orolia Tellmeplus
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Market metricsAerospike's combination of speed, scalability, and reliability delivers 10x performance...
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Has been running in very demanding production environments since 2013 Rapid adoption...
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Licensing and pricing modelsSubscription-based Enterprise Edition and free, open-source Community Edition
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Community edition limited to 2 nodes and 16 GiB of storage per node available for...
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