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System Properties Comparison Aerospike vs. EventStoreDB

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NameAerospike infopreviously called Citrusleaf  Xexclude from comparisonEventStoreDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFlash-optimized In-memory NoSQL DatabaseIndustrial-strength, open-source database solution built from the ground up for event sourcing.
Primary database modelKey-value storeEvent Store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score6.41
Rank#66  Overall
#9  Key-value stores
Score0.84
Rank#189  Overall
#1  Event Stores
Websiteaerospike.comwww.eventstore.com
Technical documentationdocs.aerospike.comdevelopers.eventstore.com
Social network pagesLinkedInTwitterFacebook
DeveloperAerospikeEvent Store Limited
Initial release20122012
Current release6.0.0.0, April 202221.2, February 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache and AGPL Licenses; open sourced in June 2014; commercial Enterprise Edition availableOpen Source
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageC
Server operating systemsLinuxLinux
Windows
Data schemeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes
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.no
Secondary indexesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infowith Lua
Triggersno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoAerospike Aggregation Framework is similar to Map/Reduce
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency in cross-datacenter configuration and Immediate Consistency in local cluster configuration
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic execution of operations
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles infowith Enterprise Edition only
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Aerospike infopreviously called CitrusleafEventStoreDB
Specific characteristicsAerospike is an enterprise-class, NoSQL database solution delivering predictable...
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Competitive advantagesOptimized for use with SSDs (solid-state hard drives) Scales horizontally and vertically...
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Typical application scenariosAerospike excels in mission-critical applications that have mixed read/write workloads...
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Key customersNielsen, Williams-Sonoma, Inmobi, AppNexus, Telco (confidential), Financial Services...
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Market metricsAerospike's combination of speed, scalability, and reliability delivers 10x performance...
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Licensing and pricing modelsSubscription-based Enterprise Edition and free, open-source Community Edition
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News

Aerospike Announces Aerospike SQL Powered by Starburst
15 June 2022

Aerospike Unveils Database 6
27 April 2022

AWS Sponsors Aerospike’s Summit 2022: Mission Now
6 April 2022

Aerospike Accelerates Real-time Data Management in the Cloud
29 March 2022

Aerospike’s Rapid Growth Lands Spot on Inc. Magazine’s List of the Pacific Region’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies
16 March 2022

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Recent citations in the news

Aerospike partners with Starburst to jump on the SQL bandwagon
16 June 2022, InfoWorld

NoSQL Database Market is set to Fly High Growth in Years to Come | Aerospike, Amazon Web Services, MySQL
4 July 2022, Digital Journal

Aerospike Unveils Database 6
27 April 2022, GlobeNewswire

In-Memory Database Market Size 2022 Analysis by Competitive Vendors in Top Regions and Countries, Revenue, Growth Rate, Development Trends, Threats, Opportunities and Forecast to 2025
6 July 2022, Digital Journal

Aerospike Database 6: Secondary Index Queries, JSON and More
30 May 2022, thenewstack.io

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EventStoreDB 20.10 Released with Support for gRPC and Improved Security
7 January 2021, InfoQ.com

Eventuate Platform Adds Support for Micronaut, Enhanced Developer Tooling and Improved Performance
5 August 2020, InfoQ.com

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