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System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud TSDB vs. CrateDB vs. Hazelcast vs. Vertica

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NameAlibaba Cloud TSDB  Xexclude from comparisonCrateDB  Xexclude from comparisonHazelcast  Xexclude from comparisonVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA stable, reliable, and cost-effective online high-performance time series database serviceDistributed Date Store based on LuceneA widely adopted in-memory data gridCloud or on-premises analytical database and query engine for structured and semi-structured streaming and batch data. Machine learning platform with built-in algorithms, data preparation capabilities, and model evaluation and management via SQL or Python.
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Search engine
Key-value storeRelational DBMS infoColumn oriented
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Time Series DBMS
Document store infoJSON support with IMDG 3.12Spatial DBMS
Time Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.10
Rank#366  Overall
#35  Time Series DBMS
Score1.09
Rank#198  Overall
#95  Relational DBMS
#13  Search engines
Score9.60
Rank#50  Overall
#5  Key-value stores
Score19.70
Rank#38  Overall
#23  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­hitsdbcrate.iohazelcast.comwww.vertica.com
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­doc-detail/­55652.htmcrate.io/­docshazelcast.org/­imdg/­docsvertica.com/­documentation
DeveloperAlibabaCrateHazelcastMicro Focus infoprior to that Hewlett Packard
Initial release201320082005
Current release5.2.1, November 202211.1, February 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2; commercial licenses availablecommercial infoLimited community edition free
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnonono infoon-premises, all major clouds - Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and containers
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageJavaJavaC++
Server operating systemshostedAll OS with a Java 7 (and higher) VMAll OS with a Java VMLinux
Data schemeschema-freeFlexible Schema (defined schema, partial schema, schema free)schema-freeyes, but unstructured data can be stored in specific Flex-Tables
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateNumeric data and Stringsyesyesyes: BINARY, BOOLEAN, CHAR, VARCHAR, LONG VARCHAR, DATE, TIME, TIMESTAMP, INTERVAL, INTERVAL DAY TO SECOND, INTERVAL YEAR TO MONTH, DOUBLE PRECISION, FLOAT, INTEGER, BIGINT, SMALLINT,NUMERIC, DECIMAL, NUMBER, MONEY,GEOMETRY
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 infothe object must implement a serialization strategyno
Secondary indexesnoyesyesNo Indexes Required
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes, but no triggers and constraintsSQL-like query languageFull 1999 standard plus machine learning, time series and geospatial. Over 650 functions.
APIs and other access methodsHTTP RESTADO.NET infocommunity maintained client
JDBC
MQTT (Message Queue Telemetry Transport)
PostgreSQL wire protocol
Prometheus Remote Read/Write
RESTful HTTP API
JCache
JPA
Memcached protocol
RESTful HTTP API
ADO.NET
JDBC
Kafka Connector
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Spark Connector
vSQL infocharacter-based, interactive, front-end utility
Supported programming languagesJavaErlang
Go infocommunity maintained client
Java
JavaScript (Node.js) infocommunity maintained client
Perl infocommunity maintained client
PHP
Python
Ruby infocommunity maintained client
Scala infocommunity maintained client
.Net
C#
C++
Clojure
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Scala
C#
C++
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnouser defined functionsyes infoEvent Listeners, Executor Servicesyes, PostgreSQL PL/pgSQL, with minor differences
Triggersnonoyes infoEventsyes, called Custom Alerts
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardinghorizontal partitioning, hierarchical partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factoryes infoReplicated MapMulti-source replication infoOne, or more copies of data replicated across nodes, or object-store used for repository.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyesno infoBi-directional Spark integration
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Read Your Own Writes Consistency infofor primary key lookups
Immediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency selectable by user infoRaft Consensus AlgorithmImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanono infounique row identifiers can be used for implementing an optimistic concurrency control strategyone or two-phase-commit; repeatable reads; read commitedACID
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.nonoyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess managed on TSDB instance levelrights management via user accountsRole-based access controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard; supports Kerberos, LDAP, Ident and hash
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Alibaba Cloud TSDBCrateDBHazelcastVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform
Specific characteristicsCrateDB is an open source distributed SQL database that spreads data and processing...
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Deploy-anywhere database for large-scale analytical deployments. Deploy on-premises,...
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Competitive advantagesCrateDB is typically used in operational analytics applications, particularly those...
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Fast, scalable and capable of high concurrency. Separation of compute/storage leverages...
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Typical application scenariosCrateDB is ideal for integrating and analyzing streams of data--often machine-generated--in...
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Communication and network analytics, Embedded analytics, Fraud monitoring and Risk...
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Key customersCrateDB customers include McAfee, Qualtrics , Nokia, NBC Golfnow , Digital Domain...
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Abiba Systems, Adform, adMarketplace, AmeriPride, Anritsu, AOL, Avito, Auckland Transport,...
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Market metricsThe CrateDB open source project was started in 2014. CrateDB was the winner of TechCrunch...
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Licensing and pricing modelsCrateDB pricing CrateDB Community Edition is open source and free to use under the...
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Cost-based models and subscription-based models are both available. One license is...
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