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System Properties Comparison AgensGraph vs. Neo4j

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NameAgensGraph  Xexclude from comparisonNeo4j  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMulti-model database supporting relational and graph data models and built upon PostgreSQLOpen source graph database
Primary database modelGraph DBMS
Relational DBMS
Graph DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.24
Rank#247  Overall
#21  Graph DBMS
#116  Relational DBMS
Score49.56
Rank#22  Overall
#1  Graph DBMS
Websitebitnine.netneo4j.com
Technical documentationbitnine.net/­documentationneo4j.com/­docs
DeveloperBitnine Global Inc.Neo4j, Inc.
Initial release20162007
Current release2.1, December 20183.5.4, April 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache License 2.0Open Source infoGPL version3, commercial licenses available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageCJava, Scala
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
Linux infoCan also be used server-less as embedded Java database.
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemedepending on used data modelschema-free and schema-optional
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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 indexesyesyes infopluggable indexing subsystem, by default Apache Lucene
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesno
APIs and other access methodsCypher Query Language
JDBC
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
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 inheritancenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replicationCausal Clustering using Raft protocol infoavailable in in Enterprise Version only
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyCausal and Eventual Consistency configurable in Causal Cluster setup
Immediate Consistency in stand-alone mode
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes infoRelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.no
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers, roles and permissions. Pluggable authentication with supported standards (LDAP, Active Directory, Kerberos)
More information provided by the system vendor
AgensGraphNeo4j
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

GraphConnect 2020
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