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System Properties Comparison AlaSQL vs. ArangoDB

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NameAlaSQL  Xexclude from comparisonArangoDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionJavaScript DBMS libraryA multi-model DBMS
Primary database modelDocument store
Relational DBMS
Document store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score0.54
Rank#201  Overall
#27  Document stores
#97  Relational DBMS
Score4.29
Rank#67  Overall
#12  Document stores
#4  Graph DBMS
#11  Key-value stores
Websitealasql.orgwww.arangodb.com
Technical documentationgithub.com/­agershun/­alasqlwww.arangodb.com/­documentation
DeveloperAndrey Gershun & Mathias R. WulffArangoDB GmbH / triagens GmbH
Initial release20142012
Current release3.4.0, December 2018
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT-LicenseOpen Source infoApache version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageJavaScriptC, C++, JavaScript
Server operating systemsserver-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)Linux
OS X
Raspbian
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeschema-free infoautomatically recognizes schema within a collection
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyes infostring, double, boolean, list, hash
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 indexesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLClose to SQL99, but no user access control, stored procedures and host language bindings.no
APIs and other access methodsJavaScript APIHTTP API
JSON style queries
Supported programming languagesJavaScriptC#
Clojure
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoJavaScript
Triggersyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding infosince version 2.0
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMaster-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono infocan be done with stored procedures in JavaScript
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneEventual Consistency infoconfigurable per collection or per write
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayes infoonly for local storage and DOM-storageACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infoby using IndexedDB, SQL.JS or proprietary FileStorageyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlnoyes
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21 March 2019

ArangoDB receives Series A Funding led by Bow Capital
14 March 2019

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