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System Properties Comparison Amazon DocumentDB vs. SwayDB

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NameAmazon DocumentDB  Xexclude from comparisonSwayDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFast, scalable, highly available, and fully managed MongoDB-compatible database serviceAn embeddable, non-blocking, type-safe key-value store for single or multiple disks and in-memory storage
Primary database modelDocument storeKey-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score1.83
Rank#129  Overall
#23  Document stores
Score0.01
Rank#354  Overall
#56  Key-value stores
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­documentdbswaydb.io
Technical documentationaws.amazon.com/­documentdb/­resources
DeveloperSimer Plaha
Initial release20192018
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoGNU Affero GPL V3.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesno
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Implementation languageScala
Server operating systemshosted
Data schemeschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesno
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.nono
Secondary indexesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnono
APIs and other access methodsproprietary protocol using JSON (MongoDB compatible)
Supported programming languagesGo
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Java
Kotlin
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnono
Triggersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenone
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)no
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno infotypically not used, however similar functionality with DBRef possibleno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic single-document operationsAtomic execution of operations
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.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesno

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Recent citations in the news

Amazon DocumentDB (with MongoDB compatibility) enables dynamic resizing for storage space
27 June 2022, Marketscreener.com

AWS DocumentDB not MongoDB-compatible, says MongoDB Inc
6 December 2021, The Register

AWS, MongoDB database collision stirs open source tensions
11 January 2019, TechTarget

Data-as-a-Service Market: 47.21% YOY growth achieved in 2021 | Driven by growing amount of data | Technavio
24 June 2022, PR Newswire

Amazon DocumentDB adds Global Clusters
2 June 2021, ZDNet

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