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System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL vs. GBase vs. JaguarDB vs. PostgreSQL vs. Quasardb

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NameAlibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL infoformer name was HybridDB  Xexclude from comparisonGBase  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonPostgreSQL  Xexclude from comparisonQuasardb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn online MPP (Massively Parallel Processing) data warehousing service based on GreenplumAn analytical database for business intelligence with large customers in China.Performant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applicationsWidely used open source RDBMS infoDeveloped as objectoriented DBMS (Postgres), gradually enhanced with 'standards' like SQLDistributed, high-performance timeseries database
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSKey-value storeRelational DBMS infowith object oriented extensions, e.g.: user defined types/functions and inheritance. Handling of key/value pairs with hstore module.Time Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score0.56
Rank#223  Overall
#108  Relational DBMS
Score0.98
Rank#170  Overall
#84  Relational DBMS
Score0.05
Rank#327  Overall
#55  Key-value stores
Score555.06
Rank#4  Overall
#4  Relational DBMS
Score0.25
Rank#272  Overall
#23  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­hybriddb-postgresqlwww.gbase8a.comwww.datajaguar.comwww.postgresql.orgwww.quasardb.net
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­doc-detail/­35387.htmwww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpwww.postgresql.org/­docs/­manualsdoc.quasardb.net
DeveloperAlibaba / Pivotal Software Inc. / PostgreSQL Global Development GroupDataJaguar, Inc.PostgreSQL Global Development Group infowww.postgresql.org/­developerquasardb
Initial release201620151989 info1989: Postgres, 1996: PostgreSQL2009
Current releaseGBase 8a2.9.4 September 201813.1, November 20203.1, January 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen Source infoGPL V3.0Open Source infoBSDcommercial infoFree community edition, Non-profit organizations and non-commercial usage are eligible for free licenses
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnononono
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Implementation languageC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languagesCC++
Server operating systemshostedLinuxFreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
NetBSD
OpenBSD
OS X
Solaris
Unix
Windows
BSD
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyesyesyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes infointeger and binary
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.yesnoyes infospecific XML-type available, but no XML query functionality.no
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes infowith tags
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersyes infostandard with numerous extensionsSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
HTTP API
Supported programming languagesC
Java
Perl
Python
R
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java infoJDBC
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Tcl
.Net
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesnouser defined functions inforealized in proprietary language PL/pgSQL or with common languages like Perl, Python, Tcl etc.no
Triggersyesnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceShardingpartitioning by range, list and (since PostgreSQL 11) by hashSharding infoconsistent hashing
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceMulti-source replicationSource-replica replication infoother methods possible by using 3rd party extensionsSource-replica replication with selectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononowith Hadoop integration
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnoyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infoby using LevelDB
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nononoyes infoTransient mode
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardrights management via user accountsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardCryptographically strong user authentication and audit trail
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Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL infoformer name was HybridDBGBaseJaguarDBPostgreSQLQuasardb
Specific characteristicsSQL support, group by, order by, join
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High-performance , high-speed, fully integrated timeseries database Seamlessly combines...
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Competitive advantagesExtremely easy to scale-out (in seconds) 100,000 times faster
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High performance in a cost-effective small package Real-time results for even large...
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Typical application scenariosIoT data, time series data, AI data. Any type of numerical data.
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Tick database Predictive maintenance Pre-deal checks Large scale monitoring
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Key customersQuantea, 2PiDay, Synqy, SinoLogistics, IIVI
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Large EU investment banks US based hedge funds Orolia Tellmeplus
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Market metricsAdvertising awareness, installed base, brand image, market share
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Has been running in very demanding production environments since 2013 Rapid adoption...
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Licensing and pricing modelsFree-trial license, per-node license, and subscription license.
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Community edition limited to 2 nodes and 16 GiB of storage per node available for...
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