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

DBMS > Amazon CloudSearch vs. Firebase Realtime Database

System Properties Comparison Amazon CloudSearch vs. Firebase Realtime Database

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Amazon CloudSearch and Firebase Realtime Database with Elasticsearch, Google Cloud Datastore and Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon CloudSearch  Xexclude from comparisonFirebase Realtime Database  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA hosted search engine service by Amazon with the data stored in Amazons cloudCloud-hosted realtime document store. iOS, Android, and JavaScript clients share one Realtime Database instance and automatically receive updates with the newest data.
Primary database modelSearch engineDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.69
Rank#93  Overall
#10  Search engines
Score11.74
Rank#40  Overall
#7  Document stores
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­cloudsearchfirebase.google.com/­products/­realtime-database
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­cloudsearchfirebase.google.com/­docs/­database
DeveloperAmazonGoogle infoacquired by Google 2014
Initial release20122012
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Server operating systemshostedhosted
Data schemeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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
Secondary indexesyes infoall search fields are automatically indexedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnono
APIs and other access methodsHTTP APIAndroid
iOS
JavaScript API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesJava
JavaScript
Objective-C
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnolimited functionality with using 'rules'
TriggersnoCallbacks are triggered when data changes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes infoautomatic partitioning across Amazon Search Instance as required
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infomanaged transparently by AWS
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency infoif the client is offline
Immediate Consistency infoif the client is online
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlauthentication via encrypted signaturesyes, based on authentication and database rules

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 CloudSearchFirebase Realtime Database
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

Enterprise Semantic Search Software Market 2019- 2025 | SharePoint, IBM, Lucidworks, Microsoft FAST, Oracle, Amazon CloudSearch, Apache Lucene and Attivio
15 October 2019, Market Report Gazette

Enterprise Search Software Market 2019-2025 Rising Factors in Near Future By Top Key Players SharePoint, IBM, Lucidworks, Microsoft FAST, Oracle, Amazon CloudSearch, Apache Lucene, Attivio
11 October 2019, Market Expert

Enterprise Search Software Market 2019-2025 | Swiftype, Algolia, Elasticsearch, Apache Solr, SearchSpring, AddSearch, SLI Systems, Amazon CloudSearch, Coveo, FishEye and Inbenta
7 October 2019, Market Expert

Enterprise Search Software Market Will Generate New Growth Opportunities By 2027| Leading Key Players like Swiftype, Algolia, Elasticsearch, Apache Solr, SearchSpring, AddSearch, SLI Systems, Amazon CloudSearch, Coveo, FishEye, and Inbenta
8 October 2019, Market Expert

Enterprise Search Software Market 2019 Valuable Growth Prospects and Upcoming Trends till 2027 with Swiftype, Algolia, Elasticsearch, Apache Solr, SearchSpring, AddSearch, SLI Systems, Amazon CloudSearch, Coveo, FishEye, and Inbenta
1 October 2019, Market Expert

provided by Google News

5 Google Cloud tools you should know
11 October 2019, TechTarget

Firebase launches Extensions to help easily solve common app problems
26 September 2019, 9to5Google

Amplify improvements streamline AWS mobile app development
11 October 2019, TechTarget

Top Local Databases for React Native App Development {A 2020 List}
15 October 2019, Appinventiv

Google Firebase announces Extensions, App Distribution for iOS and Android, and web app analytics
27 September 2019, Android Police

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Cloud Support Engineer I (Windows)
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Herndon, VA

Cloud Support Associate – Windows
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Herndon, VA

Software Engineer 2
Intuit, Mountain View, CA

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

Data Engineer
Cigna, Santa Monica, CA

Data Architect
CDK Global, Seattle, WA

Software Developer
Mackin Engineering Company, Pittsburgh, PA

Associate Experience Engineer
OneSpan, Boston, MA

Associate Experience Engineer
OneSpan, Chicago, IL

DATA SCIENCE MANAGER
Penn Interactive Ventures, Conshohocken, PA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

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

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance

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.

Present your product here