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System Properties Comparison Apache Drill vs. Druid

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NameApache Drill  Xexclude from comparisonDruid  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionSchema-free SQL Query Engine for Hadoop, NoSQL and Cloud StorageOpen-source analytics data store designed for OLAP queries on timeseries data
Primary database modelDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score3.07
Rank#97  Overall
#16  Document stores
#48  Relational DBMS
Score1.82
Rank#122  Overall
#62  Relational DBMS
#7  Time Series DBMS
Websitedrill.apache.orgdruid.io
Technical documentationdrill.apache.org/­docsdruid.io/­docs/­latest/­design/­index.html
DeveloperApache Software FoundationMetamarkets Group and contributors
Initial release20122012
Current release1.16, May 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2Open Source infoApache license v2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageJava
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
Linux
OS X
Unix
Data schemeschema-freeyes infoschema-less columns are supported
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 SQLSQL SELECT statement is SQL:2003 compliantSQL support via Apache Calcite adapter
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
JSON over HTTP
Supported programming languagesC++Clojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsno
Triggersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage engines
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentDepending on the underlying data sourceyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.Depending on the underlying data sourceno
User concepts infoAccess controlDepending on the underlying data sourceno infoavailable via extensions

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