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DBMS > Apache Druid vs. IBM Db2 Event Store vs. Manticore Search vs. Percona Server for MongoDB vs. Postgres-XL

System Properties Comparison Apache Druid vs. IBM Db2 Event Store vs. Manticore Search vs. Percona Server for MongoDB vs. Postgres-XL

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NameApache Druid  Xexclude from comparisonIBM Db2 Event Store  Xexclude from comparisonManticore Search  Xexclude from comparisonPercona Server for MongoDB  Xexclude from comparisonPostgres-XL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOpen-source analytics data store designed for sub-second OLAP queries on high dimensionality and high cardinality dataDistributed Event Store optimized for Internet of Things use casesMulti-storage database for search, including full-text search.A drop-in replacement for MongoDB Community Edition with enterprise-grade features.Based on PostgreSQL enhanced with MPP and write-scale-out cluster features
Primary database modelRelational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Event Store
Time Series DBMS
Search engineDocument storeRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsTime Series DBMS infousing the Manticore Columnar LibraryDocument store
Spatial DBMS
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Score2.49
Rank#125  Overall
#62  Relational DBMS
#8  Time Series DBMS
Score0.15
Rank#365  Overall
#3  Event Stores
#35  Time Series DBMS
Score0.30
Rank#327  Overall
#24  Search engines
Score0.56
Rank#265  Overall
#38  Document stores
Score0.71
Rank#251  Overall
#118  Relational DBMS
Websitedruid.apache.orgwww.ibm.com/­products/­db2-event-storemanticoresearch.comwww.percona.com/­software/­mongodb/­percona-server-for-mongodbwww.postgres-xl.org
Technical documentationdruid.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­designwww.ibm.com/­support/­knowledgecenter/­en/­SSGNPV_2.0.0/­welcome.htmlmanual.manticoresearch.comwww.percona.com/­doc/­percona-server-for-mongodb/­LATEST/­index.htmlwww.postgres-xl.org/­documentation
DeveloperApache Software Foundation and contributorsIBMManticore SoftwarePercona
Initial release20122017201720152014 infosince 2012, originally named StormDB
Current release25.0.0, January 20232.04.2, December 20213.4.10-2.10, November 201710 R1, October 2018
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache license v2commercial infofree developer edition availableOpen Source infoGPL version 2Open Source infoGPL Version 2Open Source infoMozilla public license
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononono
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Implementation languageJavaC and C++C++C++C
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Unix
Linux infoLinux, macOS, Windows for the developer additionFreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Windows
LinuxLinux
macOS
Data schemeyes infoschema-less columns are supportedyesFixed schemaschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesInt, Bigint, Float, Timestamp, Bit, Int array, Bigint array, JSON, Booleanyesyes
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.nonoCan index from XMLnoyes infoXML type, but no XML query functionality
Secondary indexesyesnoyes infofull-text index on all search fieldsyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL for queryingyes infothrough the embedded Spark runtimeSQL-like query languagenoyes infodistributed, parallel query execution
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
ADO.NET
DB2 Connect
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Binary API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
RESTful HTTP/SQL API
SQL over MySQL
proprietary protocol using JSONADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
Supported programming languagesClojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
C
C#
C++
Cobol
Delphi
Fortran
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Visual Basic
Elixir
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Actionscript
C
C#
C++
Clojure
ColdFusion
D
Dart
Delphi
Erlang
Go
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Perl
PHP
PowerShell
Prolog
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Smalltalk
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Erlang
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyesuser defined functionsJavaScriptuser defined functions
Triggersnonononoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infomanual/auto, time-basedShardingSharding infoPartitioning is done manually, search queries against distributed index is supportedShardinghorizontal partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesActive-active shard replicationSynchronous replication based on Galera librarySource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonononoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoyes infoisolated transactions for atomic changes and binary logging for safe writesnoACID infoMVCC
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesNo - written data is immutableyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesYes - Synchronous writes to local disk combined with replication and asynchronous writes in parquet format to permanent shared storageyes infoThe original contents of fields are not stored in the Manticore index.yesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesyes infovia In-Memory Engineno
User concepts infoAccess controlRBAC using LDAP or Druid internals for users and groups for read/write by datasource and systemfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnoAccess rights for users and rolesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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