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System Properties Comparison AlaSQL vs. SQL.JS

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NameAlaSQL  Xexclude from comparisonSQL.JS  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionJavaScript DBMS libraryPort of SQLite to JavaScript
Primary database modelDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
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Score0.45
Rank#205  Overall
#29  Document stores
#99  Relational DBMS
Score0.51
Rank#197  Overall
#97  Relational DBMS
Websitealasql.orggithub.com/­kripken/­sql.js
Technical documentationgithub.com/­agershun/­alasqlkripken.github.io/­sql.js/­documentation
DeveloperAndrey Gershun & Mathias R. WulffAlon Zakai infoenhancements implemented by others
Initial release20142012
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT-LicenseOpen Source
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageJavaScriptJavaScript
Server operating systemsserver-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)server-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)
Data schemeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyes
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 indexesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLClose to SQL99, but no user access control, stored procedures and host language bindings.yes infoSQL-92 is not fully supported
APIs and other access methodsJavaScript APIJavaScript API
Supported programming languagesJavaScriptJavaScript
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnono
Triggersyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnonenone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnonenone
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayes infoonly for local storage and DOM-storageACID
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infoby using IndexedDB, SQL.JS or proprietary FileStorageno infoexcept by serializing a db to a file
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnono

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