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System Properties Comparison Apache Jena - TDB vs. Sphinx

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NameApache Jena - TDB  Xexclude from comparisonSphinx  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA RDF storage and query DBMS, shipped as an optional-use component of the Apache Jena frameworkOpen source search engine for searching in data from different sources, e.g. relational databases
Primary database modelRDF storeSearch engine
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Score2.89
Rank#105  Overall
#3  RDF stores
Score7.23
Rank#61  Overall
#8  Search engines
Websitejena.apache.org/­documentation/­tdb/­index.htmlsphinxsearch.com
Technical documentationjena.apache.org/­documentation/­tdb/­index.htmlsphinxsearch.com/­docs
DeveloperApache Software Foundation infooriginally developed by HP LabsSphinx Technologies Inc.
Initial release20002001
Current release4.5.0, May 20223.4.1, July 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache License, Version 2.0Open Source infoGPL version 2, commercial licence available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageJavaC++
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java VMFreeBSD
Linux
NetBSD
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyes infoRDF Schemasyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesno
Secondary indexesyesyes infofull-text index on all search fields
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like query language (SphinxQL)
APIs and other access methodsFuseki infoREST-style SPARQL HTTP Interface
Jena RDF API
RIO infoRDF Input/Output
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesJavaC++ infounofficial client library
Java
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby infounofficial client library
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesno
Triggersyes infovia event handlerno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding infoPartitioning is done manually, search queries against distributed index is supported
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnonenone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID infoTDB Transactionsno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoThe original contents of fields are not stored in the Sphinx index.
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess control via Jena Securityno

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