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

DBMS > AllegroGraph vs. FatDB vs. MariaDB vs. MemSQL vs. Oracle Rdb

System Properties Comparison AllegroGraph vs. FatDB vs. MariaDB vs. MemSQL vs. Oracle Rdb

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAllegroGraph  Xexclude from comparisonFatDB  Xexclude from comparisonMariaDB  Xexclude from comparisonMemSQL  Xexclude from comparisonOracle Rdb  Xexclude from comparison
FatDB/FatCloud has ceased operations as a company with February 2014. FatDB is discontinued and excluded from the ranking.
DescriptionHigh performance, persistent RDF store with additional support for Graph DBMSA .NET NoSQL DBMS that can integrate with and extend SQL Server.MySQL application compatible open source RDBMS, enhanced with high availability, security, interoperability and performance capabilities. With MariaDB ColumnStore a column-oriented storage engine is available too.MySQL wire-compliant distributed RDBMS that combines an in-memory row-oriented and a disc-based column-oriented storage
Primary database modelDocument store infowith version 6.5
Graph DBMS
RDF store
Document store
Key-value store
Relational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Graph DBMS infowith OQGraph storage engine
Document store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.84
Rank#161  Overall
#24  Document stores
#14  Graph DBMS
#7  RDF stores
Score90.09
Rank#12  Overall
#8  Relational DBMS
Score4.23
Rank#70  Overall
#38  Relational DBMS
Score1.00
Rank#147  Overall
#72  Relational DBMS
Websiteallegrograph.commariadb.com infoSite of MariaDB Corporation
mariadb.org infoSite of MariaDB Foundation
www.memsql.comwww.oracle.com/­technetwork/­database/­database-technologies/­rdb/­overview/­index.html
Technical documentationfranz.com/­agraph/­support/­documentation/­current/­agraph-introduction.htmlmariadb.com/­kb/­en/­librarydocs.memsql.com
DeveloperFranz Inc.FatCloudMariaDB Corporation Ab (MariaDB Enterprise),
MariaDB Foundation (community MariaDB Server) infoThe lead developer Monty Widenius is the original author of MySQL
MemSQL Inc.Oracle, originally developed by Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)
Initial release20042012200920131984
Current release7.0, April 202010.4.12, January 20207.0.16, April 20207.3.3.2.0, 2019
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infoLimited community edition freecommercialOpen Source infoGPL version 2, commercial enterprise subscription availablecommercial infofree developer edition availablecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
  • Azure Database for MariaDB: A fully managed, scalable MariaDB relational database with high availability and security built in at no extra cost
  • SkySQL (The Ultimate MariaDB Cloud): The first and only DBaaS to bring the full power of MariaDB Platform to the cloud, combining powerful enterprise features and world-class support with unrivaled ease of use and groundbreaking innovation.
Implementation languageC#C and C++C++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
WindowsFreeBSD
Linux
Solaris
Windows infoColumnStore storage engine not available on Windows
Linux info64 bit version requiredHP Open VMS
Data schemeyes infoRDF schemasschema-freeyes infoDynamic columns are supportedyesFlexible Schema (defined schema, partial schema, schema free)
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyesyes
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.no infobulk load of XML files possibleyesnono
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSPARQL is used as query languageno infoVia inetgration in SQL Serveryes infowith proprietary extensionsyes, but no triggers and foreign keysyes
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP API
SPARQL
.NET Client API
LINQ
RESTful HTTP API
RPC
Windows WCF Bindings
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC#
Clojure
Java
Lisp
Perl
Python
Ruby
Scala
C#Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Eiffel
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Bash
C
C#
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infoJavaScript or Common Lispyes infovia applicationsyes infoPL/SQL compatibility added with version 10.3yes
Triggersyesyes infovia applicationsyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeswith FederationShardingHorizontal partitioning, sharding with Spider storage engine or Galera cluster infoPartitioning by range, list, hash, keySharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replication
Multi-master replication
selectable replication factorMaster-master replication infousing MariaDB Galera Cluster
Master-slave replication
Master-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency depending on configurationEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency only within each nodeImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes infonot for MyISAM storage enginenoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoACID infonot for MyISAM storage engineACID infoOnly isolation level: READ COMMITEDyes, on a single node
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infonot for in-memory storage engineyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infowith MEMORY storage engineyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers with fine-grained authorization concept, user roles and pluggable authenticationno infoCan implement custom security layer via applicationsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
AllegroGraphFatDBMariaDBMemSQLOracle Rdb
Specific characteristicsKnowledge Graph Platform Leader Document Store and Graph Database. Supporting JSON...
» more
Open source database from the creators of MySQL, enhanced with enterprise tools and...
» more
Competitive advantagesAllegroGraph is uniquely suited to support adhoc queries through SPARQL, Prolog and...
» more
High availability, scalability, performance beyond MySQL and other databases.
» more
Typical application scenariosWeb, SaaS and Cloud operational/transactional applications that require high availability,...
» more
Key customersBooking.com, Wikipedia, Google, Canal+, ClubMed, Deutsche Telekom, La Poste, Virgin...
» more
Market metricsMariaDB is the default database in the LAMP stack supplied by Red Hat and SUSE Linux,...
» more
News

New Blog Posts at AllegroGraph.com/blog
27 March 2020

Triple Attributes
2 May 2018

Allegro "Knowledge" Graph News - March 2018
7 March 2018

AllegroGraph v6.4 - Now Available
23 January 2018

AllegroGraph News - December 2017
20 December 2017

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
3rd partiesAzure Database for MariaDB: Easily deploy applications to the cloud.
» more

Navicat for MariaDB provides a native environment for MariaDB database management and development.
» more

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

More resources
AllegroGraphFatDBMariaDBMemSQLOracle Rdb
DB-Engines blog posts

MariaDB strengthens its position in the open source RDBMS market
5 April 2018, Matthias Gelbmann

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2017
2 January 2018, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

Big gains for Relational Database Management Systems in DB-Engines Ranking
2 February 2016, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Meet some database management systems you are likely to hear more about in the future
4 August 2014, Paul Andlinger

show all

Conferences and events

Scalable Knowledge Graphs using the New Distributed AllegroGraph 7
Webinar, 10:00AM Pacific, 5 May 2020 (finished)

Recent citations in the news

AllegroGraph v7 Powers First Distributed Semantic Knowledge Graph Solution with Federated-Sharding
26 May 2020, Business Wire

Franz's AllegroGraph 7 Powers First Distributed Semantic Knowledge Graph Solution with Federated-Sharding
29 April 2020, PR Web

Franz Expands with Introduction of Gruff 8
13 May 2020, Database Trends and Applications

Franz Inc. Advances Knowledge Graph Visualization with Enhanced Gruff Integrated into AllegroGraph
12 May 2020, PR Web

insideBIGDATA Latest News – 5/19/2020
19 May 2020, insideBIGDATA

provided by Google News

MariaDB announces immediate availability of MariaDB SkySQL through Google Cloud Marketplace
12 May 2020, Help Net Security

Database Week: MariaDB lets you have it your way with new tier to SkySQL cloud
13 May 2020, ZDNet

Let's slip into something a bit more relational: SQL database crowd strikes back with brace of cloudy releases
14 May 2020, The Register

NoSQL Market 2027|• Couchbase • IBM • MariaDB • Oracle Database • Hibernate • MarkLogic • Aerospike • Neo technology
26 May 2020, Cole of Duty

MariaDB SkySQL Power Introduces Customization for Resource Utilization
15 May 2020, Database Trends and Applications

provided by Google News

MemSQL raises $50M in debt facility for its real-time database platform
11 May 2020, TechCrunch

MemSQL Welcomes George Kadifa as a Business Growth Advisor
27 May 2020, Business Wire

MemSQL is Now on the Red Hat Marketplace
1 May 2020, Database Trends and Applications

2020 CRN Big Data 100: 12 Database System Companies to Consider
1 May 2020, Solutions Review

news digest: Swift adds more linux distributions, Databricks University Alliance, and MemSQL announces $50 million funding - SD Times
11 May 2020, SDTimes.com

provided by Google News

Database Types from Hierarchical to Graph: An Industry Breakdown
30 May 2018, Dice Insights

New Eclipse Tools for OpenVMS and Oracle RDB Certified by eCube Systems to Work with NXTware Remote
12 November 2013, PR Web

Transoft Completes Migration Of Key Nuclear Fuels Production Control System - News - Nuclear Power News - Nuclear Street
2 October 2009, Nuclear Power Portal

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Senior Systems Modeler
Gryphon Technologies, Philadelphia, PA

MBSE (Data Modeler)
Gryphon Technologies, Philadelphia, PA

Software Engineer (Back End Developer)
WTI Solutions, Herndon, VA

Senior Sales Engineers (Central/West Coast)
TigerGraph, Redwood City, CA

Modeling and Simulation Computer Engineer
The GBS Group, Philadelphia, PA

Mid Level Oracle DBA
Iflex Global Solutions Inc., Woonsocket, RI

Junior CRM Administrator - HubSpot (remote)
Percona, Remote

MySQL DBA (remote)
Percona, Remote

Project Manager (Technical)
Percona, Remote

MySQL/MariaDB Database Administrator
Medical Informatics Engineering, Fort Wayne, IN

Solutions Architects - NoSQL and In-Memory Database
Amazon Web Services, Inc., United States

Database Engineer
Presat, New York, NY

Data Engineer
Shutterfly, Fort Mill, SC

Programmer Analyst
Keyseries, North Haven, CT

Senior Database Engineer
WideOrbit, San Francisco, CA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Datastax Luna logo

Simple, subscription-based support for open source
Apache Cassandra™ from the Cassandra experts.
Learn more.

Neo4j logo

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

Couchbase logo

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

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Present your product here