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System Properties Comparison Apache Drill vs. Druid vs. RocksDB

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NameApache Drill  Xexclude from comparisonDruid  Xexclude from comparisonRocksDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionSchema-free SQL Query Engine for Hadoop, NoSQL and Cloud StorageOpen-source analytics data store designed for OLAP queries on timeseries dataEmbeddable persistent key-value store optimized for fast storage (flash and RAM)
Primary database modelDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Key-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score2.89
Rank#92  Overall
#17  Document stores
#45  Relational DBMS
Score1.79
Rank#117  Overall
#58  Relational DBMS
#7  Time Series DBMS
Score2.52
Rank#103  Overall
#19  Key-value stores
Websitedrill.apache.orgdruid.apache.orgrocksdb.org
Technical documentationdrill.apache.org/­docsdruid.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­designgithub.com/­facebook/­rocksdb/­wiki
DeveloperApache Software FoundationMetamarkets Group and contributorsFacebook, Inc.
Initial release201220122013
Current release1.16, May 20196.3.6, October 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2Open Source infoApache license v2Open Source infoBSD
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageJavaC++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
Linux
OS X
Unix
Data schemeschema-freeyes infoschema-less columns are supportedschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesno
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.nonono
Secondary indexesnoyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL SELECT statement is SQL:2003 compliantSQL support via Apache Calcite adapterno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
JSON over HTTPC++ API
Java API
Supported programming languagesC++Clojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnono
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoyes
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 sourcenoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlDepending on the underlying data sourceno infoavailable via extensionsno

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