DB-EnginesInfluxDB download bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Apache Druid vs. ScyllaDB

System Properties Comparison Apache Druid vs. ScyllaDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Apache Druid and ScyllaDB with Cassandra, MongoDB and HBase.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameApache Druid  Xexclude from comparisonScyllaDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOpen-source analytics data store designed for sub-second OLAP queries on high dimensionality and high cardinality dataCassandra and DynamoDB compatible wide column store
Primary database modelRelational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Key-value store
Wide column store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.67
Rank#107  Overall
#53  Relational DBMS
#7  Time Series DBMS
Score2.35
Rank#114  Overall
#22  Key-value stores
#8  Wide column stores
Websitedruid.apache.orgwww.scylladb.com
Technical documentationdruid.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­designdocs.scylladb.com
DeveloperApache Software Foundation and contributorsScyllaDB
Initial release20122015
Current release0.20.0, October 2020Scylla Open Source 4.3, January 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache license v2Open Source infoOpen Source (AGPL), commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaC++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Unix
Linux
Data schemeyes infoschema-less columns are supportedschema-free
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 indexesyesyes infocluster global secondary indices
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL for queryingSQL-like DML and DDL statements (CQL)
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Proprietary protocol (CQL) infocompatible with CQL (Cassandra Query Language, an SQL-like language)
RESTful HTTP API (DynamoDB compatible)
Thrift
Supported programming languagesClojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
For CQL interface: C#, C++, Clojure, Erlang, Go, Haskell, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Rust, Scala
For DynamoDB interface: .Net, ColdFusion, Erlang, Groovy, Java, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes, Lua
Triggersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infomanual/auto, time-basedSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesselectable replication factor infoRepresentation of geographical distribution of servers is possible
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Tunable Consistency infocan be individually decided for each write operation
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanono infoAtomicity and isolation are supported for single operations
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infoin-memory tables
User concepts infoAccess controlRBAC using LDAP or Druid internals for users and groups for read/write by datasource and systemAccess rights for users can be defined per object
More information provided by the system vendor
Apache DruidScyllaDB
Specific characteristicsScylla is a highly-available, highly-scalable, highly-performant NoSQL database....
» more
Competitive advantagesHighly-performant (efficiently utilizes full resources of a node and network; millions...
» more
Typical application scenariosAdTech ( AdGear , Dstillery , MediaMath , Numberly , SAS , SteelHouse , Xandr) Customer...
» more
Key customersComcast, Grab, OlaCabs, Yahoo! Japan, IMVU, Adgear, Xandr, Zenly, Natura, Snapfish,...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsScylla Open Source - free open source software (AGPL) Scylla Enterprise - subscription-based...
» more

We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
and for displaying vendor-provided information such as key customers, competitive advantages and market metrics.

Related products and services

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
Apache DruidScyllaDB
Recent citations in the news

Best Practices for Data Search, Aggregation and Security in a Global Pandemic
21 January 2021, insideBIGDATA

Apache Druid Adds Ranger Integration
24 August 2020, iProgrammer

Introducing Apache Druid
17 January 2020, insideBIGDATA

Apache Druid Improves Compaction
4 February 2020, iProgrammer

Druid Developer Expands Query Options
17 April 2020, Datanami

provided by Google News

ScyllaDB Unveils ‘Monstrous’ New Capabilities for Its NoSQL Database
12 January 2021, DevOps.com

ScyllaDB NoSQL database to improve with Project Circe
15 January 2021, TechTarget

Innovative Spirit Shines at 2021 Scylla User Awards
13 January 2021, StreetInsider.com

Exclusive: Parler CEO says social media app, favored by Trump supporters, may not return
13 January 2021, Reuters

Scylla Summit 2021 Ready to Kick Off Largest Program Ever
6 January 2021, IT News Online

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Sales Development Representative
Imply, Burlingame, CA

Senior Data Engineer, Member Messaging
Netflix, Los Gatos, CA

Data Engineer L2
Capgemini, Seattle, WA

Product Manager - SaaS
Imply, Burlingame, CA

Engineering Director - Druid
Imply, Burlingame, CA

Manager, Engineering (Product Graph/ Data Team)
Narrativ, New York State

Senior Full Stack Frontend Engineer, Data
Narrativ, New York State

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 5 GB free..

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

Present your product here