DB-EngineseXtremeDB high availability featuresEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Amazon DynamoDB vs. Faircom DB vs. MongoDB vs. Vertica

System Properties Comparison Amazon DynamoDB vs. Faircom DB vs. MongoDB vs. Vertica

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon DynamoDB  Xexclude from comparisonFaircom DB infoformerly c-treeACE  Xexclude from comparisonMongoDB  Xexclude from comparisonVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHosted, scalable database service by Amazon with the data stored in Amazons cloudNative high-speed multi-model DBMS for relational and key-value store data simultaneously accessible through SQL and NoSQL APIs.One of the most popular document stores available both as a fully managed cloud service and for deployment on self-managed infrastructureColumnar relational DBMS designed to handle modern analytic workloads, enabling fast query performance
Primary database modelDocument store
Key-value store
Key-value store
Relational DBMS
Document storeRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsSearch engine infointegrated Lucene index, currently in MongoDB Atlas only.Document store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score68.89
Rank#16  Overall
#2  Document stores
#2  Key-value stores
Score0.60
Rank#216  Overall
#36  Key-value stores
#105  Relational DBMS
Score453.83
Rank#5  Overall
#1  Document stores
Score22.07
Rank#32  Overall
#19  Relational DBMS
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­dynamodbwww.faircom.com/­products/­faircom-dbwww.mongodb.comwww.vertica.com
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­dynamodblearn.faircomcorp.com/­developers/­documentation_directorydocs.mongodb.com/­manualwww.vertica.com/­docs/­10.0.x/­HTML/­Content/­Home.htm
DeveloperAmazonFairCom CorporationMongoDB, IncVertica / Micro Focus infoprior to that Hewlett Packard
Initial release2012197920092005
Current releaseV12, November 20204.4.2, November 2020Vertica 10.0 Software, May 2020
Vertica for SQL on Hadoop 10.0 Software, May 2020
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree tier for a limited amount of database operationscommercial infoRestricted, free version availableOpen Source infoMongoDB Inc.'s Server Side Public License v1. Prior versions were published under GNU AGPL v3.0. Commercial licenses are also available.commercial infoLimited community edition free
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono infoMongoDB available as DBaaS (MongoDB Atlas)no infoAvailable on all major clouds - Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
  • MongoDB Atlas: the global and fully-managed cloud database service from the makers of MongoDB. Deploy across AWS, Azure, or GCP.
  • ScaleGrid for MongoDB: Fully managed hosting for MongoDB database on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.
Implementation languageANSI C, C++C++
Server operating systemshostedAIX
FreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
NetBSD
OS X
QNX
SCO
Solaris
VxWorks
Windows infoeasily portable to other OSs
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Data schemeschema-freeschema free, schema optional, schema required, partial schema,schema-free infoAlthough schema-free, documents of the same collection often follow the same structure. Optionally impose all or part of a schema by defining a JSON schema.yes infoUnstructured data can be stored in specific Flex-Tables
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes, ANSI SQL Types, JSON, typed binary structuresyes infostring, integer, double, decimal, boolean, date, object_id, geospatialyes
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 indexesyesyesyesno infoThe concept of 'projections' can be used instead of indexes.
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes, ANSI SQL with proprietary extensionsRead-only SQL queries via the MongoDB Connector for BIyes infonearly full SQL99 without support for indexes and triggers
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIADO.NET
Direct SQL
JDBC
JPA
ODBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
RESTful MQTT/JSON API
RPC
proprietary protocol using JSONADO.NET
JDBC
Kafka
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languages.Net
ColdFusion
Erlang
Groovy
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
.Net
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js and browser)
PHP
Python
Visual Basic
Actionscript infoinofficial driver
C
C#
C++
Clojure infoinofficial driver
ColdFusion infoinofficial driver
D infoinofficial driver
Dart infoinofficial driver
Delphi infoinofficial driver
Erlang
Go
Groovy infoinofficial driver
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp infoinofficial driver
Lua infoinofficial driver
MatLab infoinofficial driver
Perl
PHP
PowerShell infoinofficial driver
Prolog infoinofficial driver
Python
R infoinofficial driver
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Smalltalk infoinofficial driver
Swift
C++
Java
Perl
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes info.Net, JavaScript, C/C++JavaScriptyes
Triggersyes infoby integration with AWS Lambdayesyes infoin MongoDB Atlas onlyno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingFile partitioning, horizontal partitioning, sharding infoCustomizable business rules for table partitioningSharding infopartitioned by hashed, ranged, or zoned sharding keysSharding infoSegmentation, Projection Segmentation, Hash Segmentation
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesyes, configurable to be parallel or serial, synchronous or asynchronous, uni-directional or bi-directional, ACID-consistent or eventually consistent (with custom conflict resolution).Multi-Source deployments with MongoDB Atlas Global Clusters
Source-replica replication
Multi-source replication infoCluster level and Object level replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno infomay be implemented via Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)noyesyes infowith Vertica Connector for Hadoop
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be specified for read operations
Eventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Tunable consistency per server, database, table, and transaction
Eventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be individually decided for each write operation
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesno infotypically not used, however similar functionality with DBRef possibleyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID infoACID across one or more tables within a single AWS account and regiontunable from ACID to Eventually ConsistentMulti-document ACID Transactions with snapshot isolationACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesYes, tunable from durable to delayed durability to in-memoryyes infooptionalyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes infoIn-memory storage engine introduced with MongoDB version 3.2
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles can be defined via the AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)Fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard with additional protections for filesAccess rights for users and rolesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard; supports Kerberos, LDAP, Ident and hash
More information provided by the system vendor
Amazon DynamoDBFaircom DB infoformerly c-treeACEMongoDBVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform
Specific characteristicsAchieve Hundreds of Thousands of Transactions Per Second on A Single Database Server...
» more
MongoDB is the leading modern, general purpose data platform, designed to unleash...
» more
Columnar storage, MPP, Hybrid storage model, Aggressive data compression, High availability,...
» more
Competitive advantagesTop Features SQL Key-value store and navigational NoSQL API Indexed binary objects...
» more
The MongoDB platform can be used by developers building transactional, operational,...
» more
Performance at exabyte scale, Deploy anywhere, Open source innovation, Analysis in...
» more
Typical application scenariosReal-time transaction processing solutions leverage FairCom DB because its NoSQL...
» more
Internet of Things and Time Series (Bosch, Jaguar Land Rover) Mobile (The Weather...
» more
Communication and network analytics, Embedded analytics, Fraud monitoring and Risk...
» more
Key customersMicrosoft, UPS, Verizon, Motorola, Commvault, Thomson Reuters, ACI, BNY Mellon, Rockwell...
» more
ADP, Adobe, Amadeus, AstraZeneca, Auto Trader, Barclays, BBVA, Bosch, Cisco, CERN,...
» more
Abiba Systems, Adform, adMarketplace, AmeriPride, Anritsu, AOL, Avito, Auckland Transport,...
» more
Market metricsFrom banking and financial transactions, transportation, warehouse automation, package...
» more
125 million downloads (growing at more than 30 thousand downloads per day), over...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsJust as the technical aspects of FairCom DB are flexible to meet operation requirements,...
» more
MongoDB database server: Server-Side Public License (SSPL) . Commercial licenses...
» more
Cost-based models and subscription-based models are available
» more

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
3rd partiesCData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more
Studio 3T: The world's favorite IDE for working with MongoDB
» more

CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

Navicat for MongoDB gives you a highly effective GUI interface for MongoDB database management, administration and development.
» more

DBHawk: Secure access to SQL, NoSQL and Cloud databases with an all-in-one solution.
» more

Datadog: Visualize all your MongoDB metrics.
» more

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
Amazon DynamoDBFaircom DB infoformerly c-treeACEMongoDBVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform
DB-Engines blog posts

Cloud-based DBMS's popularity grows at high rates
12 December 2019, Paul Andlinger

The popularity of cloud-based DBMSs has increased tenfold in four years
7 February 2017, Matthias Gelbmann

Increased popularity for consuming DBMS services out of the cloud
2 October 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2018
2 January 2019, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

PostgreSQL moves up one rank at the expense of MongoDB
1 September 2016, Paul Andlinger

Oracle is the DBMS of the Year
5 January 2016, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

Understanding Your Serverless System’s Architecture with Thundra
3 November 2020, Security Boulevard

NoSQL Database Market Is Booming Worldwide | DynamoDB, ObjectLabs Corporation, Skyll and more
28 November 2020, Murphy's Hockey Law

Turn AWS Lambda Functions Stateful with Amazon Elastic File System
2 November 2020, thenewstack.io

(2020-2026) NoSQL Database Market Analysts Expect Robust Growth in 2026| DynamoDB, ObjectLabs Corporation, Skyll, MarkLogic, InfiniteGraph, Oracle, MapR Technologies, he Apache Software Foundation, Basho Technologies, Aerospike etc.
27 November 2020, Cheshire Media

ScyllaDB Unveils One-Step Migration from Amazon DynamoDB to Scylla NoSQL Database
2 September 2020, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

FairCom Announces New and Rebranded Data Products
23 November 2020, Database Trends and Applications

provided by Google News

Giant Spoon Stages a Cyber-Thriller for Database Platform MongoDB
23 November 2020, Muse by Clio

Developers increasingly pair MongoDB with PostgreSQL, survey finds
3 November 2020, TechRepublic

Build it and they will come: JetBrains gets grip on MongoDB with v2020.3 of database IDE
26 November 2020, DevClass

Exafluence Announces Global Strategic Partnership with MongoDB to Modernize Legacy Applications in Finance and Healthcare
9 November 2020, PRNewswire

Why MongoDB is the Future of Counting
4 November 2020, TheStreet

provided by Google News

Comprehensive Report on Database Management Software Market 2020 | Size, Growth, Demand, Opportunities & Forecast To 2026 | Actian Corporation, iWay Software, Embarcadero Technologies, MetaMatrix, HP (Vertica System)
28 November 2020, The Market Feed

Global Data Warehouse Management Software Market 2020-2026 Key Companies Analysis with Market Opportunities – EMC Corporation, Vertica Systems, Hewlett-Packard, Astera Software
24 November 2020, The Courier

Complicated and competitive: How Vertica navigates today's intricate world of database management
21 April 2020, SiliconANGLE

Micro Focus announces major update to its Vertica data analytics platform
31 March 2020, SiliconANGLE

Vertica survives software industry turmoil to emerge as key cloud and big data player
13 April 2020, SiliconANGLE

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

REMOTE Full Stack Javascript Developer
Piper Companies, North Carolina

Chime / Contact Center Product Solution Architect
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Arlington, VA

Chime / Contact Center Product Solution Architect
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Cambridge, MA

Cloud Engineer
Piper Companies, Raleigh, NC

Chime / Contact Center Product Solution Architect
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Software Engineer Internship
WebFX, Inc., Harrisburg, PA

Jr. QA Analyst Trainee
SQA², Los Alamitos, CA

Software Development Intern
Red Hat Software, Raleigh, NC

MongoDB
State Tech, Remote

Junior Full Stack Developer (Entry Level)
Millennium Trust Company, Oak Brook, IL

Vertica Business Development Representative
Micro Focus, New Jersey

Database Administrator
Grenza, Houston, TX

DevOps Intern Summer 2021 - Vertica (US - REMOTE)
Micro Focus, Cambridge, MA

Systems Software Engineering Intern at Vertica (U.S. - REMOTE)
Micro Focus, Pittsburgh, PA

Data Analyst
Omni Federal, Fairfax, VA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Couchbase logo

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

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

Present your product here