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System Properties Comparison Amazon CloudSearch vs. BoltDB vs. DolphinDB vs. Elasticsearch

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NameAmazon CloudSearch  Xexclude from comparisonBoltDB  Xexclude from comparisonDolphinDB  Xexclude from comparisonElasticsearch  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA hosted search engine service by Amazon with the data stored in Amazons cloudAn embedded key-value store for Go.Time Series DBMS for big data, integrated with a lightweight distributed computing framework and a vector programming languageA distributed, RESTful modern search and analytics engine based on Apache Lucene infoElasticsearch lets you perform and combine many types of searches such as structured, unstructured, geo, and metric
Primary database modelSearch engineKey-value storeTime Series DBMSSearch engine
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.77
Rank#106  Overall
#9  Search engines
Score0.59
Rank#218  Overall
#37  Key-value stores
Score0.68
Rank#205  Overall
#12  Time Series DBMS
Score151.55
Rank#8  Overall
#1  Search engines
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­cloudsearchgithub.com/­boltdb/­boltwww.dolphindb.comwww.elastic.co/­elasticsearch
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­cloudsearchwww.dolphindb.com/­helpwww.elastic.co/­guide/­en/­elasticsearch/­reference/­current/­index.html
DeveloperAmazonDolphinDB, IncElastic
Initial release2012201320182010
Current release7.8.0, June 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoMIT Licensecommercial infofree community version availableOpen Source infoApache Version 2; Elastic License
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageGoC++Java
Server operating systemshostedBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Windows
All OS with a Java VM
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-free infoFlexible type definitions. Once a type is defined, it is persistent
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyesyes
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 indexesyes infoall search fields are automatically indexednonoyes infoAll search fields are automatically indexed
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoSQL-like query languageSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsHTTP APIJDBC
ODBC
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languagesGoC#
C++
Java
JavaScript
Python
R
.Net
Groovy
Community Contributed Clients
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoyesyes
Triggersnononoyes infoby using the 'percolation' feature
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes infoautomatic partitioning across Amazon Search Instance as requirednonehorizontal partitioningSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infomanaged transparently by AWSnoneyesyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyesES-Hadoop Connector
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency infoSynchronous doc based replication. Get by ID may show delays up to 1 sec. Configurable write consistency: one, quorum, all
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoyesyesno
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.noyesMemcached and Redis integration
User concepts infoAccess controlauthentication via encrypted signaturesnoAdministrators, Users, Groups
More information provided by the system vendor
Amazon CloudSearchBoltDBDolphinDBElasticsearch
Specific characteristicsElasticsearch is an open source search and analytics engine. As the heart of the...
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Competitive advantagesOpen source Real-time indexsearch, and analysis Horizontally scalable Distributed...
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Typical application scenariosEnterprise search (search experiences for your workplace, apps, and websites), observability...
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Key customersThousands of organizations worldwide, including Cisco, eBay, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft,...
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Market metricsPublic as of October 2018 Distributed workforce with 1900+ employees around the globe​...
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Licensing and pricing modelsThe Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash) is free and open source...
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