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DBMS > Alibaba Cloud Table Store vs. HBase vs. Nebula Graph vs. TDengine

System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud Table Store vs. HBase vs. Nebula Graph vs. TDengine

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NameAlibaba Cloud Table Store  Xexclude from comparisonHBase  Xexclude from comparisonNebula Graph  Xexclude from comparisonTDengine  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA fully managed Wide Column Store for large quantities of semi-structured data with real-time accessWide-column store based on Apache Hadoop and on concepts of BigTableA distributed, linear scalable, high perfomant Graph DBMSTime Series DBMS and big data platform
Primary database modelWide column storeWide column storeGraph DBMSTime Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.41
Rank#251  Overall
#12  Wide column stores
Score45.01
Rank#25  Overall
#2  Wide column stores
Score1.14
Rank#164  Overall
#15  Graph DBMS
Score0.49
Rank#239  Overall
#18  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­table-storehbase.apache.orggithub.com/­vesoft-inc/­nebula
nebula-graph.io
github.com/­taosdata/­TDengine
www.taosdata.com
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­product/­27278.htmhbase.apache.orgdocs.nebula-graph.iowww.taosdata.com/­en/­documentation
DeveloperAlibabaApache Software Foundation infoApache top-level project, originally developed by PowersetVesoft Inc.Taos Data
Initial release2016200820192019
Current release2.3.4, January 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache version 2Open Source infoApache Version 2.0 + Common Clause 1.0Open Source infoGPL V3, also commercial editions available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnonono
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Implementation languageJavaC++C
Server operating systemshostedLinux
Unix
Windows infousing Cygwin
LinuxLinux
Data schemeschema-freeschema-free, schema definition possibleStrong typed schemayes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesoptions to bring your own types, AVROyesyes
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 indexesnonoyes infoNebula Graph internally uses the Key-Value store RocksDB for persistency. The vertices, edges, and their properties are stored as Key while their values are stored as Value. The primary indexes are per Key and secondary indexes are per Value.no
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoSQL-like query languageSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsHTTP APIJava API
RESTful HTTP API
Thrift
Browser interface
console (shell)
Proprietary native API
Query language nGQL
JDBC
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesJava
Python
C
C#
C++
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
C++
Go
Java
Python
.Net
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lua
Python
Rust
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes infoCoprocessors in Javano
Triggersnoyesyes, via alarm monitoring
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceShardingShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Causal Clustering using Raft protocolyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency or Eventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes infoRelationships in graphsno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic single-row operationsSingle row ACID (across millions of columns)ACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infousing RocksDByes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights based on subaccounts and tokensAccess Control Lists (ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABACRole-based access controlyes
More information provided by the system vendor
Alibaba Cloud Table StoreHBaseNebula GraphTDengine
Specific characteristicsApache HBase is the leading NoSQL, distributed database management system, well suited...
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One of the modules of TDengine is the time-series database. However, in addition...
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Competitive advantagesNo single point of failure ensures very high availability with multiple customers...
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Performance improvement over 10 times: An innovative data storage structure is defined,...
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Typical application scenariosInternet of Things (IOT), fraud detection applications, recommendation engines, product...
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IT Infrastructure, Servers and Applications Monitoring Internet of Cars, Trucks,...
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Key customersApple, Salesforce, Cerner, Allegis Group, Bloomberg, Airtel, Thomson Reuters, Dish,...
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Market metrics#1 largest NoSQL database by revenue
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Fastest growing database With more than 15,500 stars on GitHub
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Licensing and pricing modelsApache license P ricing for commercial distribution provided by Cloudera and available...
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Open Source (AGPL v3) Enterprise / Cloud (https://www.taosdata.com/en/support/)
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