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

DBMS > Amazon CloudSearch vs. Druid vs. GridGain

System Properties Comparison Amazon CloudSearch vs. Druid vs. GridGain

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon CloudSearch  Xexclude from comparisonDruid  Xexclude from comparisonGridGain  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA hosted search engine service by Amazon with the data stored in Amazons cloudOpen-source analytics data store designed for OLAP queries on timeseries dataGridGain is an in-memory computing platform, built on Apache Ignite
Primary database modelSearch engineRelational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Key-value store
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score3.21
Rank#85  Overall
#9  Search engines
Score1.83
Rank#115  Overall
#57  Relational DBMS
#7  Time Series DBMS
Score1.60
Rank#124  Overall
#22  Key-value stores
#61  Relational DBMS
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­cloudsearchdruid.apache.orgwww.gridgain.com
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­cloudsearchdruid.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­designwww.gridgain.com/­docs/­latest
DeveloperAmazonMetamarkets Group and contributorsGridGain Systems, Inc.
Initial release201220122007
Current releaseGridGain 8.5.1
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache license v2commercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaJava, C++, .Net
Server operating systemshostedLinux
OS X
Unix
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesyes infoschema-less columns are supportedyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.noyes
Secondary indexesyes infoall search fields are automatically indexedyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL support via Apache Calcite adapterANSI-99 for query and DML statements, subset of DDL
APIs and other access methodsHTTP APIJSON over HTTPHDFS API
Hibernate
JCache
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data
Supported programming languagesClojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
C#
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoyes (compute grid and cache interceptors can be used instead)
Triggersnonoyes (cache interceptors and events)
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes infoautomatic partitioning across Amazon Search Instance as requiredShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infomanaged transparently by AWSyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesyes (replicated cache)
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes (compute grid and hadoop accelerator)
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes
User concepts infoAccess controlauthentication via encrypted signaturesno infoavailable via extensionsSecurity Hooks for custom implementations

More information provided by the system vendor

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
Amazon CloudSearchDruidGridGain
DB-Engines blog posts

Amazon - the rising star in the DBMS market
3 August 2015, Matthias Gelbmann

The DB-Engines ranking includes now search engines
4 February 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Global Enterprise SDN Market 2019 by Top Players: VMware Inc., Cisco Systems Inc., HP, Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, etc.
13 December 2019, Statsflash

Enterprise Search Software Market Expecting Huge Growth during 2019-2025 | Focusing on Leading Players such as Swiftype, Algolia, Elasticsearch, Apache Solr, SearchSpring, AddSearch, SLI Systems, Inbenta
12 December 2019, The Chicago Sentinel

Global Enterprise Search Software Market Research Insights & Revenue (2020 – 2029) || Swiftype, Algolia, Elasticsearch
4 December 2019, 5Gigs News

Enterprise Semantic Search Software Market Analysis by Size, Share, Growth, Tren
5 December 2019, News by aeresearch

Amazon CloudSearch: Just What You Were Looking For?
11 September 2016, Wired News

provided by Google News

Druid Developer Ramps Cloud-Native Approach
10 December 2019, Datanami

What's Behind Lyft's Choices in Big Data Tech
10 May 2019, Datanami

Imply launches with $2M to commercialize the Druid open-source data store
19 October 2015, VentureBeat

Yahoo Casts Real-Time OLAP Queries with Druid
4 August 2015, Datanami

Hadoop Creator Yahoo Finds It's Not Enough, Turns to Druid
30 July 2015, ADT Magazine

provided by Google News

GridGain Systems Named to Deloitte 2019 Technology Fast 500™ for Second Consecutive Year
18 November 2019, GlobeNewswire

GridGain and Azul Systems Collaborate to Enable Java for Very Low-Latency Use Cases at Massive Scale
14 November 2019, GlobeNewswire

In-Memory Computing Summit North America 2019 Demonstrates How Companies Are Using In-Memory Computing to Successfully Address Digital Transformation
25 November 2019, GlobeNewswire

GridGain Experts Explain In-Memory Computing Technology and Benefits, Provide Deployment Insights at Multiple Industry Events
10 September 2019, GlobeNewswire

GridGain: Product Overview and Analysis
5 June 2019, eWeek

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Software Developer
Billion Automotive, Sioux Falls, SD

Cloud Support Associate (ANA)
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Herndon, VA

Cloud Support Engineer I - Databases
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Dallas, TX

Cloud Support Engineer - Databases
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Portland, OR

Sr. Data Scientist
jane.com, Lehi, UT

Senior Big Data Engineer
Experian, Costa Mesa, CA

Sr. Big Data Software Engineer
PayPal, San Jose, CA

Solution Architect - Data Services Middleware
Voya Financial, Windsor, CT

Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) Deployment Engineer
RingCentral, Inc., Denver, CO

Data Engineer
SPR, Chicago, IL

Inside Sales Representative
GridGain, Foster City, CA

Senior Java Developer
Intercontinental Exchange, New York, NY

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

Neo4j logo

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


Datastax logo

Build data-driven applications that set the standard for performance, availability,
& scale with DataStax.
Learn more.

AllegroGraph logo

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

Present your product here