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System Properties Comparison AgensGraph vs. Memgraph vs. Neo4j

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NameAgensGraph  Xexclude from comparisonMemgraph  Xexclude from comparisonNeo4j  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMulti-model database supporting relational and graph data models and built upon PostgreSQLA hybrid, in-memory first, distributed graph DBMS delivering high-performance on analytical and transactional workloads at enterprise scaleOpen source graph database
Primary database modelGraph DBMS
Relational DBMS
Graph DBMSGraph DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.31
Rank#236  Overall
#19  Graph DBMS
#112  Relational DBMS
Score0.06
Rank#303  Overall
#29  Graph DBMS
Score48.98
Rank#22  Overall
#1  Graph DBMS
Websitebitnine.netmemgraph.comneo4j.com
Technical documentationbitnine.net/­documentationmemgraph.com/­docsneo4j.com/­docs
DeveloperBitnine Global Inc.Memgraph LtdNeo4j, Inc.
Initial release201620172007
Current release2.1, December 20183.5.4, April 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache License 2.0commercial infoFree license availableOpen Source infoGPL version3, commercial licenses available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageCC and C++Java, Scala
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
LinuxLinux infoCan also be used server-less as embedded Java database.
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemedepending on used data modelschema-free and schema-optionalschema-free and schema-optional
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 indexesyesyes infopluggable indexing subsystem, by default Apache Lucene
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesnono
APIs and other access methodsCypher Query Language
JDBC
Bolt protocol
Cypher query language
Bolt protocol
Cypher query language
Java API
Neo4j-OGM infoObject Graph Mapper
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data Neo4j
TinkerPop 3
Supported programming languagesC
Java
JavaScript
Python
.Net
C
C++
Elixir
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
Clojure
Elixir
Go
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesyes infoUser defined Procedures and Functions
Triggersnoyes infovia event handler
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesno, but can be realized using table inheritanceSharding infodynamic graph partitioningnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replicationMulti-Master replication using RAFTCausal Clustering using Raft protocol infoavailable in in Enterprise Version only
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyCausal and Eventual Consistency configurable in Causal Cluster setup
Immediate Consistency in stand-alone mode
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes inforelationships in graphsyes infoRelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID infowith snapshot isolationACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infowith periodic snapshot and write-ahead logging (WAL) of changesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers, roles and permissionsUsers, roles and permissions. Pluggable authentication with supported standards (LDAP, Active Directory, Kerberos)
More information provided by the system vendor
AgensGraphMemgraphNeo4j
Specific characteristicsAgensGraph is the new generation multi-model graph database for the modern environment....
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Neo4j is a native graph database platform that is built to store, query, analyze...
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Competitive advantagesIn this era of big data, traditional RDBMS shows deficiencies in handling big data....
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Neo4j database is the only transactional database that combines everything you need...
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Typical application scenariosPattern Detection: Cyber Threat Intelligence , Social Network Analysis, Recommendation...
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Real-Time Recommendations Master Data Management Identity and Access Management Network...
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Key customersCustomers in the following industries: Smart Factory, Fintech, Government Agencies,...
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Over 300 commercial customers and over 750 startups use Neo4j. Flagship customers...
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Market metricsAs the era of 4th industrial revolution comes down among us with the flooding of...
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Neo4j boasts the world's largest graph database ecosystem with more than a 15 million...
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Licensing and pricing modelsAgensGraph Community Edition is licensed under AGPL 3.0. Please visit bitnine.net...
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GPL v3 license that can be used all the places where you might use MySQL. Neo4j Commercial...
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Conferences and events

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