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

DBMS > Amazon Neptune vs. InfluxDB vs. Vertica

System Properties Comparison Amazon Neptune vs. InfluxDB vs. Vertica

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon Neptune  Xexclude from comparisonInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFast, reliable graph database built for the cloudDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsColumnar relational DBMS designed to handle modern analytic workloads, enabling fast query performance
Primary database modelGraph DBMS
RDF store
Time Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.17
Rank#111  Overall
#6  Graph DBMS
#4  RDF stores
Score21.18
Rank#30  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score21.03
Rank#31  Overall
#18  Relational DBMS
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­neptunewww.influxdata.com/­products/­influxdb-overviewwww.vertica.com
Technical documentationaws.amazon.com/­neptune/­developer-resourcesdocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbwww.vertica.com/­docs/­10.0.x/­HTML/­Content/­Home.htm
DeveloperAmazonVertica / Micro Focus infoprior to that Hewlett Packard
Initial release201720132005
Current release1.7.10, February 2020Vertica 10.0 Software, May 2020
Vertica for SQL on Hadoop 10.0 Software, May 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availablecommercial infoLimited community edition free
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono 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.
Implementation languageGo
Server operating systemshostedLinux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
Linux
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyes infoUnstructured data can be stored in specific Flex-Tables
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesNumeric data and Stringsyes
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.nonoyes
Secondary indexesnonono infoThe concept of 'projections' can be used instead of indexes.
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like query languageyes infonearly full SQL99 without support for indexes and triggers
APIs and other access methodsRDF 1.1 / SPARQL 1.1
TinkerPop Gremlin 3.3
HTTP API
JSON over UDP
ADO.NET
JDBC
Kafka
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesC#
Go
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
C++
Java
Perl
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoyes
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding infoin enterprise version onlySharding infoSegmentation, Projection Segmentation, Hash Segmentation
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-availability zones high availability, asynchronous replication for up to 15 read replicasselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyMaster-master replication infoCluster level and Object level replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infowith Vertica Connector for Hadoop
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes infoRelationships in graphsnoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infowith encyption-at-restyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infoDepending on used storage engine
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles can be defined via the AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)simple rights management via user accountsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard; supports Kerberos, LDAP, Ident and hash
More information provided by the system vendor
Amazon NeptuneInfluxDBVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform
Specific characteristicsInfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB , the open source time series database. It...
» more
Columnar storage, MPP, Hybrid storage model, Aggressive data compression, High availability,...
» more
Competitive advantagesTime to Value An end-to-end platform, InfluxData is ready to go on the cloud or via...
» more
Performance at exabyte scale, Deploy anywhere, Open source innovation, Analysis in...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT & Sensor Monitoring Instrumentation of every available surface in the material...
» more
Communication and network analytics, Embedded analytics, Fraud monitoring and Risk...
» more
Key customersInfluxData has over 630 paying customers, including IBM, PayPal, Siemens Tesla and...
» more
Abiba Systems, Adform, adMarketplace, AmeriPride, Anritsu, AOL, Avito, Auckland Transport,...
» more
Market metricsFastest growing database to garnish 17,000 github stars Over 260,000 daily active...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source core with closed source clustering available either on-premise or on...
» 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

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

More resources
Amazon NeptuneInfluxDBVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform
DB-Engines blog posts

Why Build a Time Series Data Platform?
20 July 2017, Paul Dix (guest author)

Time Series DBMS are the database category with the fastest increase in popularity
4 July 2016, Matthias Gelbmann

Time Series DBMS as a new trend?
1 June 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Building a customer identity graph with Amazon Neptune
13 May 2020, idk.dev

Graph Databases Software Market 2020-2026 | Neo4j, ArangoDB, Amazon Neptune, OrientDB, Cassandra, FlockDB, Cayley, Titan, IBM Graph
1 June 2020, 3rd Watch News

Catching up with Amazon Neptune
26 November 2019, ZDNet

Building a GraphQL interface to Amazon QLDB with AWS AppSync: Part 1
4 May 2020, idk.dev

Migrating a Neo4j graph database to Amazon Neptune with a fully automated utility
24 April 2020, idk.dev

provided by Google News

Global Time Series Databases Software Market by Top Key players: InfluxData, Trendalyze, Amazon Timestream, DataStax, Prometheus, QuasarDB, Warp 10, InfluxDB
3 June 2020, Cole of Duty

Time Series Databases Software Market Opportunity Assessment 2020-2024 Growing with Major Key Player InfluxData, InfluxDB, Kdb+, Actian X, Axibase Time Series Database, and More…
5 May 2020, Surfacing Magazine

Where InfluxDB time series database is going
21 January 2020, TechTarget

InfluxData Brings InfluxDB Cloud 2.0 Serverless Platform to Europe to Support Enterprise Transformation with Time Series Technology
14 November 2019, Business Wire

Design your own Internet of Things with HackSpace magazine
21 May 2020, Blogdottv

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Sr. PMT ES – Amazon Neptune
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Amazon Neptune - Graph Database Solutions Architect
Amazon Web Services, Inc., United States

Solutions Engineer
Tom Sawyer Software, Remote

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

Sr. Developer Advocate - Amazon Neptune
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Senior Software Engineer
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Software Development Engineer- Operations & Trading
City of Tacoma, Tacoma, WA

Application/Database Developer
State Street, Boston, MA

Time Series Database Solutions Architect
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Systems Administration, Associate
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

Database Administrator
Domo, Inc., American Fork, UT

Database Engineer - Ads
Amazon.com Services LLC, Seattle, WA

Systems Software Engineer at Vertica
Micro Focus, Cambridge, MA

Database Administrator
Maxpro, Albany, NY

DevOps and Tools Developer at Vertica
Micro Focus, Cambridge, MA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Luna logo

Simple, subscription-based support for open source
Apache Cassandra™ from the Cassandra experts.
Learn more.

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.

AllegroGraph logo

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

Present your product here