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

DBMS > Apache Jena - TDB vs. ObjectBox vs. Sphinx

System Properties Comparison Apache Jena - TDB vs. ObjectBox vs. Sphinx

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameApache Jena - TDB  Xexclude from comparisonObjectBox  Xexclude from comparisonSphinx  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA RDF storage and query DBMS, shipped as an optional-use component of the Apache Jena frameworkExtremely fast embedded database for small devices, IoT and MobileOpen source search engine for searching in data from different sources, e.g. relational databases
Primary database modelRDF storeObject oriented DBMSSearch engine
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.57
Rank#98  Overall
#3  RDF stores
Score0.40
Rank#219  Overall
#12  Object oriented DBMS
Score7.04
Rank#49  Overall
#5  Search engines
Websitejena.apache.org/­documentation/­tdb/­index.htmlobjectbox.iosphinxsearch.com
Technical documentationjena.apache.org/­documentation/­tdb/­index.htmldocs.objectbox.iosphinxsearch.com/­docs
DeveloperApache Software Foundation infooriginally developed by HP LabsObjectBox LimitedSphinx Technologies Inc.
Initial release200020172001
Current release3.12.0, May 20193.1.1, October 2018
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache License, Version 2.0Open Source infoApache License 2.0Open Source infoGPL version 2, commercial licence available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaC and C++C++
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java VMAndroid
iOS
Linux
macOS
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
NetBSD
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyes infoRDF Schemasyesyes
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.no
Secondary indexesyesyesyes infofull-text index on all search fields
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoSQL-like query language (SphinxQL)
APIs and other access methodsFuseki infoREST-style SPARQL HTTP Interface
Jena RDF API
RIO infoRDF Input/Output
Proprietary native APIProprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesJavaC
Go
Java
JavaScript infoplanned (as of Jan 2019)
Python infoplanned (as of Jan 2019)
Swift
C++ infounofficial client library
Java
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby infounofficial client library
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesnono
Triggersyes infovia event handlernono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenoneSharding infoPartitioning is done manually, search queries against distributed index is supported
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnonenonenone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID infoTDB TransactionsACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoThe original contents of fields are not stored in the Sphinx index.
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.no
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess control via Jena Securityyesno
More information provided by the system vendor
Apache Jena - TDBObjectBoxSphinx
News

ObjectBox Java 2.4
15 October 2019

The best IoT Databases for the Edge – an overview and compact guide
10 October 2019

ObjectBox Swift 1.0 Released
24 September 2019

Car Tolling – A case for Edge Computing
11 September 2019

How to benchmark database performance – and ObjectBox
27 August 2019

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 Jena - TDBObjectBoxSphinx
DB-Engines blog posts

The DB-Engines ranking includes now search engines
4 February 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

When Graphs Collide: The Coming Merger Of Property And Semantic Graphs
17 March 2019, Forbes

MarkLogic Hones Its Triple Store
18 August 2015, Datanami

How relevant is data analytics to businesses today?
21 August 2016, The Sociable

Data.world: The importance of linking data and people
6 March 2018, ZDNet

Simplifying Contract Testing
6 May 2014, Dr. Dobb's

provided by Google News

ObjectBox has built a distributed database for the IoT
17 September 2019, Stacey on IoT

Latest forecast on Object-Oriented Databases Software market Will Reflect Significant Growth Prospects during 2019-2026 | Google, Microsoft, Inter Systems, DBase, Cyebiz, VelocityDB
11 November 2019, Market Expert

Object-Oriented Databases Software Massive growth expects by Market 2019 opportunity assessments, growth factors, by major key players Google, Microsoft, InterSystems, DBase, Cyebiz, VelocityDB
31 October 2019, Market Expert

Object-Oriented Databases Software Market Analysis by Key Manufacturers, Type, Applications and Forecasts to 2019-2024
6 November 2019, Maxi Wire

Munich-founded database startup ObjectBox raises $2 million
3 December 2018, Tech.eu

provided by Google News

The Pirate Bay was recently down for over a week due to a DDoS attack
29 October 2019, Internet

Open Source Tools & Framework: Microservices Perspective
16 August 2019, Analytics India Magazine

eCommerce Search & Personalization
6 May 2018, SitePoint

Taxation Of The Digital Economy Is A Sphinx: Lessons From The Developed And Developing Countries To Guide Ghan
19 August 2019, Modern Ghana

Germans experiment with integrated motor and electronics for electric vehicles
26 July 2017, Electronics Weekly

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Software Engineer (Back End Developer)
WTI Solutions, Herndon, VA

Senior Software Engineer
WaveStrike, Hanover, MD

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

Couchbase logo

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

Neo4j logo

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


Datastax logo

Build data-driven applications that set the standard for performance, availability,
& scale with DataStax.
Learn more.

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance

Present your product here