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DBMS > Apache Druid vs. Graphite vs. Ignite vs. Tarantool

System Properties Comparison Apache Druid vs. Graphite vs. Ignite vs. Tarantool

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NameApache Druid  Xexclude from comparisonGraphite  Xexclude from comparisonIgnite  Xexclude from comparisonTarantool  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOpen-source analytics data store designed for sub-second OLAP queries on high dimensionality and high cardinality dataData logging and graphing tool for time series data infoThe storage layer (fixed size database) is called WhisperApache Ignite is a memory-centric distributed database, caching, and processing platform for transactional, analytical, and streaming workloads, delivering in-memory speeds at petabyte scale.In-memory database with an integrated application server
Primary database modelRelational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Time Series DBMSKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Key-value store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Relational DBMS
Spatial DBMS infowith Tarantool/GIS extension
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score3.57
Rank#92  Overall
#48  Relational DBMS
#6  Time Series DBMS
Score5.70
Rank#67  Overall
#4  Time Series DBMS
Score6.43
Rank#62  Overall
#8  Key-value stores
#34  Relational DBMS
Score1.65
Rank#134  Overall
#24  Key-value stores
Websitedruid.apache.orggithub.com/­graphite-project/­graphite-webignite.apache.orgwww.tarantool.io
Technical documentationdruid.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­designgraphite.readthedocs.ioapacheignite.readme.io/­docswww.tarantool.io/­en/­doc
DeveloperApache Software Foundation and contributorsChris DavisApache Software FoundationMail.ru Group
Initial release2012200620152008
Current release0.21.0, April 2021Apache Ignite 2.62.4.2, July 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache license v2Open Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoBSD
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageJavaPythonC++, Java, .NetC and C++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Unix
Linux
Unix
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
BSD
Linux
macOS
Data schemeyes infoschema-less columns are supportedyesyesschema-free, schema definition possible
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesNumeric data onlyyesstring, double, decimal, uuid, integer, blob, boolean
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.nonoyesno
Secondary indexesyesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL for queryingnoANSI-99 for query and DML statements, subset of DDLFull-featured ANSI SQL support
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
HTTP API
Sockets
HDFS API
Hibernate
JCache
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data
Open binary protocol
Supported programming languagesClojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C#
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C
C#
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Rust
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoyes (compute grid and cache interceptors can be used instead)Lua, C and SQL stored procedures
Triggersnonoyes (cache interceptors and events)yes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infomanual/auto, time-basednoneShardingHash sharding based on virtual buckets
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesnoneyes (replicated cache)Multi-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes (compute grid and hadoop accelerator)
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencynoneImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononoyes, with SQL
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACIDACID, read commited
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infolockingyesyes, cooperative multitasking
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes, regular snapshots on disk, write ahead logging
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesyes, full featured in-memory storage engine with persistence
User concepts infoAccess controlRBAC using LDAP or Druid internals for users and groups for read/write by datasource and systemnoSecurity Hooks for custom implementationsAccess rights for users and roles

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