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System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud Log Service vs. Apache Druid vs. Greenplum vs. Kinetica vs. STSdb

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NameAlibaba Cloud Log Service  Xexclude from comparisonApache Druid  Xexclude from comparisonGreenplum  Xexclude from comparisonKinetica  Xexclude from comparisonSTSdb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA complete real-time data logging service that supports collection, consumption, shipping, search, and analysis of logs.Open-source analytics data store designed for sub-second OLAP queries on high dimensionality and high cardinality dataAnalytic Database platform built on PostgreSQL. Full name is Pivotal Greenplum Database infoA logical database in Greenplum is an array of individual PostgreSQL databases working together to present a single database image.Fully vectorized database across both GPUs and CPUsKey-Value Store with special method for indexing infooptimized for high performance using a special indexing method
Primary database modelSearch engineRelational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Relational DBMSRelational DBMSKey-value store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.47
Rank#246  Overall
#16  Search engines
Score3.00
Rank#105  Overall
#54  Relational DBMS
#6  Time Series DBMS
Score13.36
Rank#44  Overall
#28  Relational DBMS
Score0.66
Rank#212  Overall
#103  Relational DBMS
Score0.01
Rank#345  Overall
#53  Key-value stores
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­log-servicedruid.apache.orggreenplum.orgwww.kinetica.comgithub.com/­STSSoft/­STSdb4
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­product/­28958.htmdruid.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­designdocs.greenplum.orgwww.kinetica.com/­docs
DeveloperAlibabaCloud Inc.Apache Software Foundation and contributorsPivotal Software Inc.KineticaSTS Soft SC
Initial release20162012200520122011
Current release0.22.1, December 20216.7.1, April 20207.1, August 20214.0.8, September 2015
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache license v2Open Source infoApache 2.0commercialOpen Source infoGPLv2, commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnononono
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Implementation languageJavaC, C++C#
Server operating systemshostedLinux
OS X
Unix
LinuxLinuxWindows
Data schemeschema-freeyes infoschema-less columns are supportedyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyesyes infoprimitive types and user defined types (classes)
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.nonoyes infosince Version 4.2no
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL for queryingSQL for queryingyesSQL-like DML and DDL statementsno
APIs and other access methodsHTTP RESTJDBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
JDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
.NET Client API
Supported programming languagesClojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
C
Java
Perl
Python
R
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C#
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoyesuser defined functionsno
Triggersyesnoyesyes infotriggers when inserted values for one or more columns fall within a specified rangeno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infomanual/auto, time-basedShardingShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes3 replicasyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesSource-replica replicationSource-replica replicationnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsES-Hadoop Connectornoyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency depending on configuration
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyesyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACIDnono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nononoyes infoGPU vRAM or System RAM
User concepts infoAccess controlAlibaba Cloud user access controlRBAC using LDAP or Druid internals for users and groups for read/write by datasource and systemfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardAccess rights for users and roles on table levelno
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Alibaba Cloud Log ServiceApache DruidGreenplumKineticaSTSdb
Specific characteristicsA real-time service for telementry data (log, metric, trace). Alibaba Cloud Log Service...
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Native and fully vectorized database across both GPUs and CPUs, with memory first...
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Competitive advantages* Ease of use: Completes data collections from more than 30 data sources within five...
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Best in class geospatial and temporal analytics. Lockless architecture provides real-time...
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Typical application scenarios* Log/Trace/Event Search & Analysis * Application Monitoring * Operation Analysis...
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Any application requiring (1) real time insights, (2) time series analysis (3) geospatial...
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Key customers* Alibaba & Ant-Finance:he infrastructure service for the Corp * Over 22k Subscriber...
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Citibank, US Air Force, Softbank, OVO, Telkomsel, USPS, 2 of the top 3 US Telcos,...
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Market metricsThe largest IoT deployment in the world, NORAD, runs on Kinetica.
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Licensing and pricing modelsPay-As-You-Go https://www.alibabacloud.com/product/log-service/pricing
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Always Free Tier in the Cloud, Pay-As-You-Go Consumption Based Pricing, and Portable...
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