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System Properties Comparison Apache Drill vs. Druid vs. Hive

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NameApache Drill  Xexclude from comparisonDruid  Xexclude from comparisonHive  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionSchema-free SQL Query Engine for Hadoop, NoSQL and Cloud StorageOpen-source analytics data store designed for OLAP queries on timeseries datadata warehouse software for querying and managing large distributed datasets, built on Hadoop
Primary database modelDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score3.02
Rank#95  Overall
#17  Document stores
#46  Relational DBMS
Score2.05
Rank#120  Overall
#58  Relational DBMS
#8  Time Series DBMS
Score76.42
Rank#14  Overall
#9  Relational DBMS
Websitedrill.apache.orgdruid.apache.orghive.apache.org
Technical documentationdrill.apache.org/­docsdruid.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­designcwiki.apache.org/­confluence/­display/­Hive/­Home
DeveloperApache Software FoundationMetamarkets Group and contributorsApache Software Foundation infoinitially developed by Facebook
Initial release201220122012
Current release1.17.0, December 20193.1.2, August 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2Open Source infoApache license v2Open Source infoApache Version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageJavaJava
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
Linux
OS X
Unix
All OS with a Java VM
Data schemeschema-freeyes infoschema-less columns are supportedyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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 indexesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL SELECT statement is SQL:2003 compliantSQL support via Apache Calcite adapterSQL-like DML and DDL statements
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
JSON over HTTPJDBC
ODBC
Thrift
Supported programming languagesC++Clojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnoyes infouser defined functions and integration of map-reduce
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesselectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnoyes infoquery execution via MapReduce
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentDepending on the underlying data sourceyesyes
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 extensionsAccess rights for users, groups and roles

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