DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Altibase vs. CockroachDB vs. Graphite vs. Ignite

System Properties Comparison Altibase vs. CockroachDB vs. Graphite vs. Ignite

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAltibase  Xexclude from comparisonCockroachDB  Xexclude from comparisonGraphite  Xexclude from comparisonIgnite  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn enterprise grade, high-performance RDBMSCockroachDB is a distributed database architected for modern cloud applications. It is wire compatible with PostgreSQL and backed by a Key-Value Store, which is either RocksDB or a purpose-built derivative, called Pebble.Data logging and graphing tool for time series data infoThe storage layer (fixed size database) is called WhisperApache Ignite is a memory-centric distributed database, caching, and processing platform for transactional, analytical, and streaming workloads, delivering in-memory speeds at petabyte scale.
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSTime Series DBMSKey-value store
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.03
Rank#173  Overall
#84  Relational DBMS
Score6.97
Rank#58  Overall
#32  Relational DBMS
Score5.58
Rank#70  Overall
#4  Time Series DBMS
Score6.03
Rank#66  Overall
#9  Key-value stores
#36  Relational DBMS
Websitealtibase.comwww.cockroachlabs.comgithub.com/­graphite-project/­graphite-webignite.apache.org
Technical documentationgithub.com/­ALTIBASE/­Documents/­tree/­master/­Manualswww.cockroachlabs.com/­docsgraphite.readthedocs.ioapacheignite.readme.io/­docs
DeveloperAltibaseCockroach LabsChris DavisApache Software Foundation
Initial release1999201520062015
Current releasev7.1.0.5.3, March 202121.1.2, June 2021Apache Ignite 2.6
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infosince February 2018Open Source infoApache 2.0, commercial license availableOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
CockroachCloud: Get your applications to market faster with a fully managed CockroachDB instance. Leave the daily maintenance, security, and operations of your database to us, and spend more time building apps and running your business.
Implementation languageC++GoPythonC++, Java, .Net
Server operating systemsAIX
HP-UX
Linux
Linux
macOS
Windows
Linux
Unix
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesdynamic schemayesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesNumeric data onlyyes
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.nononoyes
Secondary indexesyesyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLANSI SQL-92yes, wire compatible with PostgreSQLnoANSI-99 for query and DML statements, subset of DDL
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
JDBCHTTP API
Sockets
HDFS API
Hibernate
JCache
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
C#
C++
Clojure
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Rust
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C#
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresstored procedures and stored functionsnonoyes (compute grid and cache interceptors can be used instead)
Triggersyesnonoyes (cache interceptors and events)
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardinghorizontal partitioning (by key range) infoall tables are translated to an ordered KV store and then broken down into 64MB ranges, which are then used as replicas in RAFTnoneSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesMulti-source replication using RAFTnoneyes (replicated cache)
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyes (compute grid and hadoop accelerator)
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencynoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes infolockingyes
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.yesnoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardRole-based access controlnoSecurity Hooks for custom implementations
More information provided by the system vendor
AltibaseCockroachDBGraphiteIgnite
Specific characteristicsCockroachDB is a cloud-native, distributed SQL database architected for modern applications....
» more
Competitive advantages- EFFORTLESS SCALE: Scale your applications, not operational complexity. CockroachDB...
» more
Typical application scenariosSystem of record (financial ledger, inventory management, transaction record), identity...
» more
Key customersComcast, eBay, DoorDash, Mythical Games, Norfolk Southern, LUSH, Bose, Shipt, MyDoc,...
» more
Market metrics6.7K+ long-running clusters 2.2K+ CockroachDB Self-Hosted clusters 10.5K+ CockroachDB...
» more
Licensing and pricing models- Apache 2.0 for core features released up to and including the 19.1 release - Time-limited...
» 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
AltibaseCockroachDBGraphiteIgnite
DB-Engines blog posts

Time Series DBMS are the database category with the fastest increase in popularity
4 July 2016, Matthias Gelbmann

Time Series DBMS as a new trend?
1 June 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

In-Memory Database Market Overview, Cost Structure Analysis, Growth Opportunities and Forecast To 2027 | Altibase Corporation – The Oxford Spokesman
24 January 2022, The Oxford Spokesman

COVID-19 Analysis for Global Database Software Market 2022-2031 | Oracle, Microsoft, Ibm, Sap – The Oxford Spokesman
25 January 2022, The Oxford Spokesman

Worldwide In-Memory Computing Industry to 2026 - Featuring Altibase, Fujitsu and GigaSpaces Technologies Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com
15 November 2021, Yahoo Finance

In-Memory Computing Market 2022: Industry Size, Business Strategies, Growth Analysis, Regional Demand By 2029 – The Oxford Spokesman
24 January 2022, The Oxford Spokesman

Altibase is Adopted for Presence Service to Provide User Information and Online Presence
8 April 2019, PRNewswire

provided by Google News

CockroachDB Strengthens Change Data Capture
24 January 2022, iProgrammer

CockroachDB database creator Cockroach Labs raises $278M
16 December 2021, VentureBeat

CockroachDB, the database that just won't die
15 July 2021, TechCrunch

Cockroach Labs Announces CockroachDB Serverless
19 October 2021, InfoQ.com

Introducing CockroachDB 21.2: Survive and Thrive in a Distributed World
16 November 2021, PRNewswire

provided by Google News

Doomlands Animated Series Release Date Announced by Roku Channel
20 January 2022, Collider

Top Life Sciences Startups to Watch in 2022
6 January 2022, BioSpace

BlackEarth Minerals continues to advance DFS for Maniry graphite play
5 January 2022, Proactive Investors Australia

The value of time series data and TSDBs
10 June 2021, InfoWorld

FIRST LOOK: TaylorMade’s Stealth irons aim to deliver speed in a sleeker package
4 January 2022, Golf.com

provided by Google News

Apache Ignite Adds Change Data Capture
20 January 2022, iProgrammer

GridGain Launches Service to Recognize Non-Code Contributors to the Apache Ignite Community
9 December 2021, GlobeNewswire

First Apache Ignite Summit Energizes Global Audience
10 June 2021, GlobeNewswire

January Week 3
22 January 2022, iProgrammer

Microsoft Releases Open Source Distributed Machine Learning Library
4 January 2022, iProgrammer

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Human Resources Generalist
Cockroach Labs, New York, NY

Workplace Facilities Lead
Cockroach Labs, New York, NY

HR Business Partner, Revenue & Marketing
Cockroach Labs, United States

Recruiting Coordinator
Cockroach Labs, New York, NY

Sales Development Representative
Cockroach Labs, New York, NY

Firefighter
State of Oregon Military Department, Klamath Falls, OR

2022 Polymer Research Associate
The Aerospace Corporation, El Segundo, CA

Orvis Warehouse Shipper ($15/hour)
The Orvis Company, Manchester, VT

Quality Engineering Analyst 2
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Tampa, FL

Orvis Rod Shop Process Technician
The Orvis Company, Manchester, VT

Java Apache Camel Developer - C79099 5.4 Charlotte, NC
CapB InfoteK, Charlotte, NC

23.Software Developer
Executive Software Guild (ESG), Remote

Director, Customer Success
GridGain, Foster City, CA

Full Stack Java Engineer
Nucleusteq, Phoenix, AZ

Director, Customer Success - Remote U.S. and Canada
GridGain Systems, Foster City, CA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB free.

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

AllegroGraph logo

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

Present your product here