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System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud MaxCompute vs. Badger vs. EDB Postgres vs. Elasticsearch vs. FileMaker

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NameAlibaba Cloud MaxCompute  Xexclude from comparisonBadger  Xexclude from comparisonEDB Postgres  Xexclude from comparisonElasticsearch  Xexclude from comparisonFileMaker  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMaxCompute (previously known as ODPS) is a general purpose, fully managed, multi-tenancy data processing platform for large-scale data warehousingAn embeddable, persistent, simple and fast Key-Value Store, written purely in Go.The EDB Postgres Platform is an enterprise-class data management platform based on the open source database PostgreSQL with flexible deployment options, complemented by tool kits for management, integration, and migration.A distributed, RESTful modern search and analytics engine based on Apache Lucene infoElasticsearch lets you perform and combine many types of searches such as structured, unstructured, geo, and metricFileMaker is a cross-platform RDBMS that includes a GUI frontend.
Primary database modelRelational DBMS infoa graph-processing framework is available with the graphs being stored in tablesKey-value storeRelational DBMSSearch engineRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument storeDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.53
Rank#223  Overall
#106  Relational DBMS
Score0.18
Rank#280  Overall
#48  Key-value stores
Score2.39
Rank#113  Overall
#55  Relational DBMS
Score150.50
Rank#8  Overall
#1  Search engines
Score47.58
Rank#23  Overall
#14  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­maxcomputegithub.com/­dgraph-io/­badgerwww.enterprisedb.comwww.elastic.co/­elasticsearchwww.claris.com/­filemaker
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­product/­27797.htmgodoc.org/­github.com/­dgraph-io/­badgerwww.enterprisedb.com/­edb-docswww.elastic.co/­guide/­en/­elasticsearch/­reference/­current/­index.htmlwww.claris.com/­resources/­documentation
DeveloperAlibabaDGraph LabsEnterpriseDBElasticFileMaker infoa subsidiary of Apple
Initial release20162017200520101983
Current releaseV10, November 20177.8.0, June 202019, May 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache 2.0commercial infoBSD for PostgreSQL-componentsOpen Source infoApache Version 2; Elastic Licensecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnononono
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Implementation languageGoCJava
Server operating systemshostedBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Windows
All OS with a Java VMiOS
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeyesschema-free infoFlexible type definitions. Once a type is defined, it is persistentyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyesyesyes
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 infospecific XML-type available, but no XML query functionality.noyes infoA http query request can return the data in XML format
Secondary indexesnonoyesyes infoAll search fields are automatically indexedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languagenoyes infostandard with numerous extensionsSQL-like query languageyes infovia plugins
APIs and other access methodsFluentd
Flume
MaxCompute Console
ADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Filemaker WebDirect
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesJavaGo.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Tcl
.Net
Groovy
Community Contributed Clients
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
PHP
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infoin Javanouser defined functions inforealized in proprietary language PL/pgSQL or with common languages like Perl, Python, Tcl etc.yesyes
Triggersnonoyesyes infoby using the 'percolation' featureyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud servicenonehorizontal partitioning infoby hash, list or rangeShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud servicenoneMulti-source replicationyesSource-replica replication, warm standby infosince Version 14
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnonoES-Hadoop Connectorno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencynoneImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency infoSynchronous doc based replication. Get by ID may show delays up to 1 sec. Configurable write consistency: one, quorum, all
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyesnoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACIDnono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yesyes
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.nononoMemcached and Redis integration
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standardsimple rights management via user accounts and connection to external directory services
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Alibaba Cloud MaxComputeBadgerEDB PostgresElasticsearchFileMaker
Specific characteristicsPostgreSQL with added Security, Performance, DBA, Developer, and Oracle compatibile...
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Elasticsearch is an open source search and analytics engine. As the heart of the...
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Competitive advantagesComplete Postgres platform with enterprise-class Postgres, Management, Integration,...
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Open source Real-time indexsearch, and analysis Horizontally scalable Distributed...
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Typical application scenariosNew applications for transactional, reporting and mixed workloads that need to integrate...
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Enterprise search (search experiences for your workplace, apps, and websites), observability...
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Key customersMasterCard, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Ericsson, AT&T, Alibaba, Korea Telecom and...
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Thousands of organizations worldwide, including Cisco, eBay, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft,...
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Market metricsListed in Gartner Magic Quadrant 2013-2018 with over 4,000 customers.
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Public as of October 2018 Distributed workforce with 1900+ employees around the globe​...
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Licensing and pricing modelsOpen Source and Commercial core based licensing.
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The Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash) is free and open source...
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