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DBMS > Amazon SimpleDB vs. Apache Phoenix vs. HugeGraph

System Properties Comparison Amazon SimpleDB vs. Apache Phoenix vs. HugeGraph

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NameAmazon SimpleDB  Xexclude from comparisonApache Phoenix  Xexclude from comparisonHugeGraph  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHosted simple database service by Amazon, with the data stored in the Amazon Cloud. infoThere is an unrelated product called SimpleDB developed by Edward ScioreA scale-out RDBMS with evolutionary schema built on Apache HBaseA fast-speed and highly-scalable Graph DBMS
Primary database modelKey-value storeRelational DBMSGraph DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.65
Rank#117  Overall
#21  Key-value stores
Score3.42
Rank#101  Overall
#51  Relational DBMS
Score0.48
Rank#264  Overall
#21  Graph DBMS
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­simpledbphoenix.apache.orggithub.com/­hugegraph
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­simpledbphoenix.apache.orghugegraph.github.io/­hugegraph-doc
DeveloperAmazonApache Software FoundationBaidu
Initial release200720142018
Current release5.0-HBase2, July 2018 and 4.15-HBase1, December 20190.9
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0Open Source infoApache Version 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono
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Implementation languageJavaJava
Server operating systemshostedLinux
Unix
Windows
Linux
macOS
Unix
Data schemeschema-freeyes infolate-bound, schema-on-read capabilitiesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyesyes
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 indexesyes infoAll columns are indexed automaticallyyesyes infoalso supports composite index and range index
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesno
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIJDBCJava API
RESTful HTTP API
TinkerPop Gremlin
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C++
Erlang
Java
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C
C#
C++
Go
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
Groovy
Java
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnouser defined functionsasynchronous Gremlin script jobs
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnone infoSharding must be implemented in the applicationShardingyes infodepending on used storage backend, e.g. Cassandra and HBase
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
yes infodepending on used storage backend, e.g. Cassandra and HBase
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoHadoop integrationvia hugegraph-spark
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be specified for read operations
Immediate Consistency or Eventual ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes infoedges in graph
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoConcurrent data updates can be detected by the applicationACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles can be defined via the AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)Access Control Lists (using HBase ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABAC, multi-tenancyUsers, roles and permissions

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