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System Properties Comparison Amazon DocumentDB vs. Google BigQuery vs. NSDb vs. SwayDB

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NameAmazon DocumentDB  Xexclude from comparisonGoogle BigQuery  Xexclude from comparisonNSDb  Xexclude from comparisonSwayDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFast, scalable, highly available, and fully managed MongoDB-compatible database serviceLarge scale data warehouse service with append-only tablesScalable, High-performance Time Series DBMS designed for Real-time Analytics on top of KubernetesAn embeddable, non-blocking, type-safe key-value store for single or multiple disks and in-memory storage
Primary database modelDocument storeRelational DBMSTime Series DBMSKey-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.92
Rank#130  Overall
#24  Document stores
Score50.12
Rank#24  Overall
#16  Relational DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#363  Overall
#34  Time Series DBMS
Score0.01
Rank#356  Overall
#57  Key-value stores
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­documentdbcloud.google.com/­bigquerynsdb.ioswaydb.io
Technical documentationaws.amazon.com/­documentdb/­resourcescloud.google.com/­bigquery/­docsnsdb.io/­Architecture
DeveloperGoogleSimer Plaha
Initial release2019201020172018
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0Open Source infoGNU Affero GPL V3.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageJava, ScalaScala
Server operating systemshostedhostedLinux
macOS
Data schemeschema-freeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes: int, bigint, decimal, stringno
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.nononono
Secondary indexesyesnoall fields are automatically indexedno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsproprietary protocol using JSON (MongoDB compatible)RESTful HTTP/JSON APIgRPC
HTTP REST
WebSocket
Supported programming languagesGo
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
.Net
Java
JavaScript
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Ruby
Java
Scala
Java
Kotlin
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnouser defined functions infoin JavaScriptnono
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenoneShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-availability zones for high availability, asynchronous replication for up to 15 read replicasnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno infomay be implemented via Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)nonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno infotypically not used, however similar functionality with DBRef possiblenonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic single-document operationsno infoSince BigQuery is designed for querying datanoAtomic execution of operations
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesUsing Apache Luceneyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesAccess privileges (owner, writer, reader) on dataset, table or view level infoGoogle Cloud Identity & Access Management (IAM)no

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