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System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud ApsaraDB for PolarDB vs. Ehcache vs. Galaxybase vs. Hive

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NameAlibaba Cloud ApsaraDB for PolarDB  Xexclude from comparisonEhcache  Xexclude from comparisonGalaxybase  Xexclude from comparisonHive  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA cloud-native relational database compatible with MySQL, PostgreSQL, and Oracle. Designed for business critical applications.A widely adopted Java cache with tiered storage optionsScalable, ACID-compliant native distributed parallel graph platformdata warehouse software for querying and managing large distributed datasets, built on Hadoop
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value storeGraph DBMSRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score0.35
Rank#288  Overall
#133  Relational DBMS
Score6.07
Rank#67  Overall
#8  Key-value stores
Score0.00
Rank#375  Overall
#38  Graph DBMS
Score77.89
Rank#17  Overall
#11  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­polardbwww.ehcache.orggalaxybase.comhive.apache.org
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­doc-detail/­58764.htmwww.ehcache.org/­documentationcwiki.apache.org/­confluence/­display/­Hive/­Home
DeveloperAlibabaTerracotta Inc, owned by Software AGChuanglin(Createlink) Technology Co., Ltd 浙江创邻科技有限公司Apache Software Foundation infoinitially developed by Facebook
Initial release200920172012
Current release3.10.0, March 2022Nov 20, November 20213.1.3, April 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2; commercial licenses availablecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnonono
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Implementation languageJavaC and JavaJava
Server operating systemshostedAll OS with a Java VMLinuxAll OS with a Java VM
Data schemeyesschema-freeStrong typed schemayes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes
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.yesnono
Secondary indexesyesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesnonoSQL-like DML and DDL statements
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
JCacheBrowser interface
console (shell)
Graph API (Gremlin)
OpenCypher
Proprietary native API
JDBC
ODBC
Thrift
Supported programming languagesJava
Python
JavaGo
Java
Python
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesnouser defined procedures and functionsyes infouser defined functions and integration of map-reduce
Triggersyesyes infoCache Event Listenersno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceSharding infoby using Terracotta ServerShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceyes infoby using Terracotta Serverselectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyes infoquery execution via MapReduce
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyTunable Consistency (Strong, Eventual, Weak)Immediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnoyes infoRelationships in graphsno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDyes infosupports JTA and can work as an XA resourceACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infousing a tiered cache-storage approachyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnoRole-based access controlAccess rights for users, groups and roles
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