DB-EnginesInfluxDB download bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Alibaba Cloud MaxCompute vs. etcd vs. IRONdb vs. ScyllaDB

System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud MaxCompute vs. etcd vs. IRONdb vs. ScyllaDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAlibaba Cloud MaxCompute  Xexclude from comparisonetcd  Xexclude from comparisonIRONdb  Xexclude from comparisonScyllaDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMaxCompute (previously known as ODPS) is a general purpose, fully managed, multi-tenancy data processing platform for large-scale data warehousingA distributed reliable key-value storeA distributed Time Series DBMS with a focus on scalability, fault tolerance and operational simplicityCassandra and DynamoDB compatible wide column store
Primary database modelRelational DBMS infoa graph-processing framework is available with the graphs being stored in tablesKey-value storeTime Series DBMSKey-value store
Wide column store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.48
Rank#222  Overall
#106  Relational DBMS
Score8.57
Rank#48  Overall
#6  Key-value stores
Score0.06
Rank#317  Overall
#28  Time Series DBMS
Score2.48
Rank#111  Overall
#22  Key-value stores
#8  Wide column stores
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­maxcomputeetcd.io
github.com/­etcd-io/­etcd
www.irondb.iowww.scylladb.com
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­product/­27797.htmetcd.io/­docs
github.com/­etcd-io/­etcd/­tree/­master/­Documentation
www.irondb.io/­docsdocs.scylladb.com
DeveloperAlibabaCirconus LLC.ScyllaDB
Initial release201620172015
Current release3.4, August 2019V0.10.20, January 2018Scylla Open Source 4.0.0, May 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0commercialOpen Source infoOpen Source (AGPL), commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageGoC and C++C++
Server operating systemshostedFreeBSD
Linux
Windows infoexperimental
LinuxLinux
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyes infotext, numeric, histogramsyes
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.nononono
Secondary indexesnononoyes infocluster global secondary indices
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languagenoSQL-like query language (Circonus Analytics Query Language: CAQL)SQL-like DML and DDL statements (CQL)
APIs and other access methodsFluentd
Flume
MaxCompute Console
gRPC
JSON over HTTP
HTTP APIProprietary protocol (CQL) infocompatible with CQL (Cassandra Query Language, an SQL-like language)
RESTful HTTP API (DynamoDB compatible)
Thrift
Supported programming languagesJava.Net
C
C++
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Tcl
.Net
C
C++
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
For CQL interface: C#, C++, Clojure, Erlang, Go, Haskell, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Rust, Scala
For DynamoDB interface: .Net, ColdFusion, Erlang, Groovy, Java, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infoin Javanoyes, in Luayes, Lua
Triggersnoyes, watching key changesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceAutomatic, metric affinity per nodeSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceUsing Raft consensus algorithm to ensure data replication with strong consistency among multiple replicas.configurable replication factor, datacenter awareselectable replication factor infoRepresentation of geographical distribution of servers is possible
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate consistency per node, eventual consistency across nodesEventual Consistency
Tunable Consistency infocan be individually decided for each write operation
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanononono infoAtomicity and isolation are supported for single operations
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nononoyes infoin-memory tables
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesnonoAccess rights for users can be defined per object
More information provided by the system vendor
Alibaba Cloud MaxComputeetcdIRONdbScyllaDB
Specific characteristicsIRONdb is a highly available, distributed Time Series Database. It can support dozens...
» more
Scylla is a highly-available, highly-scalable, highly-performant NoSQL database....
» more
Competitive advantagesUnmatched Scalability IRONdb is unique among TSDBs in that it does not use a consensus...
» more
Highly-performant (efficiently utilizes full resources of a node and network; millions...
» more
Typical application scenariosReal Systems Monitoring Monitor your systems infrastructure in real time across thousands...
» more
AdTech ( AdGear , Dstillery , MediaMath , Numberly , SAS , SteelHouse , Xandr) Customer...
» more
Key customersIRONdb serves the needs of the world's largest Time Series Database customers. One...
» more
Comcast, Grab, OlaCabs, Yahoo! Japan, IMVU, Adgear, Xandr, Zenly, Natura, Snapfish,...
» more
Market metricsOnly TSDB capable of scaling to billions of metrics. Only TSDB to scale to dozens...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsIRONdb is licensed under a subscription model based on the number of active metrics...
» more
Scylla Open Source - free open source software (AGPL) Scylla Enterprise - subscription-based...
» more

We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
and for displaying vendor-provided information such as key customers, competitive advantages and market metrics.

Related products and services

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
Alibaba Cloud MaxComputeetcdIRONdbScyllaDB
Recent citations in the news

Alibaba Cloud achieves 'record' in big data performance
29 October 2019, DataCenterNews North America

Alibaba Cloud Claims New Global Record in Big Data, Decision Support
30 October 2019, CDOTrends

Alibaba Cloud achieves world record in big data performance and decision support
23 October 2019, CRN.in

Streaming Data Services Comparison: Alibaba Cloud, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud - Latest Digital Transformation Trends | Cloud News
20 January 2020, Wire19

Alibaba Group Holding Limited 20-F Jul. 9, 2020 5:00 PM
9 July 2020, Seeking Alpha

provided by Google News

A container security checklist: 5 key questions to answer
16 July 2020, TechBeacon

Reminder: Procedure For Vehicle Examinations
22 July 2020, Bernews

Critical Capabilities For Container-Native Storage Running In Kubernetes Environment - Part 2
26 July 2020, Forbes

etcd strikes a balance, bolsters backend with 3.4 release • DEVCLASS
2 September 2019, DevClass

How to manage Kubernetes Secrets with Akeyless Vault
21 July 2020, Information Age

provided by Google News

Circonus Announces Availability of Spring 2020 Release with Kubernetes and Cloud Monitoring
21 April 2020, Database Trends and Applications

Bob Moul's latest gig is leading data intelligence company Circonus
30 October 2019, Technical.ly

Circonus Launches the First Machine Data Intelligence Platform Built to Harness the Exploding Volume of Data in a World with a Trillion Connected Computers
29 October 2019, PRNewswire

Circonus launches machine data intelligence platform
29 October 2019, SDTimes.com

On the Radar: COVID-19, Circonus, and Fake FB Accounts
4 March 2020, Datanami

provided by Google News

Discord Chooses Scylla as Its Core Storage Layer
22 July 2020, GlobeNewswire

Running DynamoDB-Compatible Database on Managed Kubernetes Services
30 July 2020, DevOps.com

ScyllaDB Launches Scylla Cloud Database as a Service
21 October 2019, AiThority

ScyllaDB Announces 4.0 Release of Its Open Source NoSQL Database
7 May 2020, GlobeNewswire

Scylla review: Apache Cassandra supercharged
18 December 2019, InfoWorld

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Junior Developer
Paradyme Management, Greenbelt, MD

Full Professor (Ladder Rank/In-Residence) Psychiatry
UC San Diego, California

Staff DevOps Engineer - Cloud/K8S Boston, MA
NSBU, Boston, MA

Platform Engineer
Object Partners, Omaha, NE

Staff Software Engineer K8S/Cloud - Security Boston, MA
NSBU, Boston, MA

DBA
UST Global, Bothell, WA

Software Engineer in Distributed Computing
Arcadia.io, Pittsburgh, PA

Software Engineer in Distributed Computing
Arcadia.io, Burlington, MA

Systems Engineer / DevOps
Hive, San Francisco, CA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Present your product here