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

DBMS > Amazon Neptune vs. Firebase Realtime Database

System Properties Comparison Amazon Neptune vs. Firebase Realtime Database

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Amazon Neptune and Firebase Realtime Database with Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB, Amazon DynamoDB and Neo4j.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon Neptune  Xexclude from comparisonFirebase Realtime Database  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFast, reliable graph database built for the 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 modelGraph DBMS
RDF store
Document store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.21
Rank#113  Overall
#6  Graph DBMS
#4  RDF stores
Score15.11
Rank#36  Overall
#6  Document stores
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­neptunefirebase.google.com/­products/­realtime-database
Technical documentationaws.amazon.com/­neptune/­developer-resourcesfirebase.google.com/­docs/­database
DeveloperAmazonGoogle infoacquired by Google 2014
Initial release20172012
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 schemeschema-freeschema-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.nono
Secondary indexesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnono
APIs and other access methodsRDF 1.1 / SPARQL 1.1
TinkerPop Gremlin 3.3
Android
iOS
JavaScript API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesC#
Go
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Java
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 nodesnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-availability zones high availability, asynchronous replication for up to 15 read replicas
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency infoif the client is offline
Immediate Consistency infoif the client is online
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes infoRelationships in graphsno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infowith encyption-at-restyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles can be defined via the AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)yes, 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 NeptuneFirebase Realtime Database
DB-Engines blog posts

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

show all

Recent citations in the news

Change data capture from Neo4j to Amazon Neptune using Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka
22 June 2020, idk.dev

How Gunosy built a comment feature in News Pass using Amazon Neptune
8 June 2020, idk.dev

How Waves runs user queries and recommendations at scale with Amazon Neptune
16 June 2020, idk.dev

Building a customer 360 knowledge repository with Amazon Neptune and Amazon Redshift
10 June 2020, idk.dev

Catching up with Amazon Neptune
26 November 2019, ZDNet

provided by Google News

Firebase URL 'leaked technical information on Babylon's GP at Hand'
19 June 2020, Digital Health

Introduction to the Firebase Database
9 March 2020, Database Journal

Over 4000 Android Apps Expose Users' Data via Misconfigured Firebase Databases
12 May 2020, Internet

Exposed Firebase databases hidden by Google search
2 December 2019, TechTarget

New York’s SHIELD Act Is A Big Hurdle for Mobile App Developers
1 July 2020, Grit Daily

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Software Development Engineer - Amazon Neptune
Amazon.com Services LLC, Remote

Technology and Technical Lead
UnitedHealth Group, Minnetonka, MN

Amazon Neptune - Senior Software Development Engineer
Amazon.com Services LLC, East Palo Alto, CA

Amazon Neptune - Software Dev Engineer
Amazon.com Services LLC, Seattle, WA

Security and Compliance Officer
UnitedHealth Group, Minnetonka, MN

Data Engineering Intern
decormatters, Milpitas, CA

Junior DevOps Engineer
FliptRx, Jersey City, NJ

Systems Analyst
RYZLINK, Santa Clara, CA

iOS Developer Intern
Auralab, LLC, Ypsilanti, MI

Student Assistant
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

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

Datastax Astra logo

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

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here