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DBMS > AgensGraph vs. AlaSQL vs. EDB Postgres vs. LeanXcale

System Properties Comparison AgensGraph vs. AlaSQL vs. EDB Postgres vs. LeanXcale

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NameAgensGraph  Xexclude from comparisonAlaSQL  Xexclude from comparisonEDB Postgres  Xexclude from comparisonLeanXcale  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMulti-model database supporting relational and graph data models and built upon PostgreSQLJavaScript DBMS libraryThe EDB Postgres Platform is an enterprise-class data management platform based on the open source database PostgreSQL with flexible deployment options and Oracle compatibility features, complemented by tool kits for management, integration, and migration.A highly scalable full ACID SQL database with fast NoSQL data ingestion and GIS capabilities
Primary database modelGraph DBMS
Relational DBMS
Document store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMSKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.07
Rank#371  Overall
#37  Graph DBMS
#154  Relational DBMS
Score0.74
Rank#227  Overall
#35  Document stores
#107  Relational DBMS
Score2.44
Rank#121  Overall
#59  Relational DBMS
Score0.30
Rank#296  Overall
#42  Key-value stores
#136  Relational DBMS
Websitebitnine.netalasql.orgwww.enterprisedb.comwww.leanxcale.com
Technical documentationbitnine.net/­documentationgithub.com/­agershun/­alasqlwww.enterprisedb.com/­edb-docs
DeveloperBitnine Global Inc.Andrey Gershun & Mathias R. WulffEnterpriseDBLeanXcale
Initial release2016201420052015
Current release2.1, December 201814, December 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache License 2.0Open Source infoMIT-Licensecommercial infoBSD for PostgreSQL-componentscommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageCJavaScriptC
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
server-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)Linux
Windows
Data schemedepending on used data modelschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyes
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.nonoyes infospecific XML-type available, but no XML query functionality.
Secondary indexesyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesClose to SQL99, but no user access control, stored procedures and host language bindings.yes infostandard with numerous extensionsyes infothrough Apache Derby
APIs and other access methodsCypher Query Language
JDBC
JavaScript APIADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
JDBC
Kafka Connector
ODBC
proprietary key/value interface
Spark Connector
Supported programming languagesC
Java
JavaScript
Python
JavaScript.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Tcl
C
Java
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesnouser defined functions inforealized in proprietary language PL/pgSQL or with common languages like Perl, Python, Tcl etc.
Triggersnoyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesno, but can be realized using table inheritancenonehorizontal partitioning infoby hash, list or range
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replicationnoneMulti-source replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencynoneImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDyes infoonly for local storage and DOM-storageACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoby using IndexedDB, SQL.JS or proprietary FileStorageyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesnoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
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AgensGraphAlaSQLEDB PostgresLeanXcale
Specific characteristicsPostgreSQL with added Security, Performance, DBA, Developer, and Oracle compatibile...
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Full ACID and full SQL operational database with analytical queries over operational...
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Competitive advantagesComplete Postgres platform with enterprise-class Postgres, Management, Integration,...
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Linear scalability upto 100s of nodes (tested with 100 nodes and TPC-C).
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Typical application scenariosNew applications for transactional, reporting and mixed workloads that need to integrate...
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Hybrid Transactional-Analytical Processing (HTAP) requiring an operational database...
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Key customersMasterCard, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Ericsson, AT&T, Alibaba, Korea Telecom and...
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banking/finance/fintech, telco, insurance, traveltech, M2M/IoT, retail
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Market metricsListed in Gartner Magic Quadrant 2013-2018 with over 4,000 customers.
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15 beta testers
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Licensing and pricing modelsOpen Source and Commercial core based licensing.
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annual fee covering license and support based on number of physical cores
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