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System Properties Comparison Amazon CloudSearch vs. Google Search Appliance

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NameAmazon CloudSearch  Xexclude from comparisonGoogle Search Appliance  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA hosted search engine service by Amazon with the data stored in Amazons cloudThe Google Search Appliance consists of hardware and software for indexing documents in local networks.
Primary database modelSearch engineSearch engine
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.69
Rank#93  Overall
#10  Search engines
Score2.86
Rank#86  Overall
#9  Search engines
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­cloudsearchenterprise.google.com/­search/­products/­gsa.html
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­cloudsearchsupport.google.com/­gsa
DeveloperAmazonGoogle
Initial release20122002
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Server operating systemshosted
Data schemeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes
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 indexed
SQL infoSupport of SQLnono
APIs and other access methodsHTTP APIAdministrative API
Browser interface
HTTP API
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno
Triggersno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes infoautomatic partitioning across Amazon Search Instance as requiredSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infomanaged transparently by AWSMaster-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.no
User concepts infoAccess controlauthentication via encrypted signaturesUser authentication via various security protocols

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