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DBMS > Alibaba Cloud Table Store vs. Amazon SimpleDB vs. Machbase vs. Quasardb

System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud Table Store vs. Amazon SimpleDB vs. Machbase vs. Quasardb

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NameAlibaba Cloud Table Store  Xexclude from comparisonAmazon SimpleDB  Xexclude from comparisonMachbase infoFormer name was Infiniflux  Xexclude from comparisonQuasardb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA fully managed Wide Column Store for large quantities of semi-structured data with real-time accessHosted simple database service by Amazon, with the data stored in the Amazon Cloud. infoThere is an unrelated product called SimpleDB developed by Edward ScioreTimeSeries DBMS for AIoT and BigDataDistributed, high-performance timeseries database
Primary database modelWide column storeKey-value storeTime Series DBMSTime Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.47
Rank#242  Overall
#12  Wide column stores
Score2.19
Rank#117  Overall
#22  Key-value stores
Score0.03
Rank#331  Overall
#31  Time Series DBMS
Score0.15
Rank#297  Overall
#27  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­table-storeaws.amazon.com/­simpledbwww.machbase.comquasardb.net
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­product/­27278.htmdocs.aws.amazon.com/­simpledbendoc.machbase.comdoc.quasardb.net
DeveloperAlibabaAmazonMachbasequasardb
Initial release2016200720132009
Current releaseV6.5, August 20213.1, January 2019
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercial infofree test version availablecommercial infoFree community edition, Non-profit organizations and non-commercial usage are eligible for free licenses
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesyesnono
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Implementation languageCC++
Server operating systemshostedhostedLinux
Windows
BSD
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyesyes infointeger and binary
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.nonono
Secondary indexesnoyes infoAll columns are indexed automaticallyyesyes infowith tags
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoSQL-like query languageSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsHTTP APIRESTful HTTP APIHTTP REST
JDBC
ODBC
HTTP API
Supported programming languagesJava
Python
.Net
C
C++
Erlang
Java
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
PHP infovia ODBC
Python
R infovia ODBC
Scala
.Net
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnononono
Triggersnononono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud servicenone infoSharding must be implemented in the applicationShardingSharding infoconsistent hashing
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceyesselectable replication factorSource-replica replication with selectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononowith Hadoop integration
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be specified for read operations
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic single-row operationsno infoConcurrent data updates can be detected by the applicationnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesnoyes infoby using LevelDB
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infovolatile and lookup tableyes infoTransient mode
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights based on subaccounts and tokensAccess rights for users and roles can be defined via the AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)simple password-based access controlCryptographically strong user authentication and audit trail
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Alibaba Cloud Table StoreAmazon SimpleDBMachbase infoFormer name was InfinifluxQuasardb
Specific characteristicsMachbase is an extremely fast time series database which processes large volumes...
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High-performance , high-speed, fully integrated timeseries database Seamlessly combines...
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Competitive advantagesFastest Database for IIoT, Independently verified, on Industry Standard Benchmarks....
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High performance in a cost-effective small package Real-time results for even large...
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Typical application scenariosDistributed Query In Machbase Cluster Edition, a broker node, which is responsible...
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Tick database Predictive maintenance Pre-deal checks Large scale monitoring
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Key customersMachbase has over 50 customers, including Samsung, POSCO, and Hyundai.
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Large EU investment banks US based hedge funds Orolia Tellmeplus
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Market metricsReal-time data processing Real-time index creation Optimized DBMS for processing...
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Has been running in very demanding production environments since 2013 Rapid adoption...
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Licensing and pricing modelsMachbase provide several product editions, including: Intelligent Edge Device, Fog...
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Community edition limited to 2 nodes and 16 GiB of storage per node available for...
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