DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the hard real time dbmsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Apache Phoenix vs. Google Cloud Firestore vs. LMDB vs. Spark SQL

System Properties Comparison Apache Phoenix vs. Google Cloud Firestore vs. LMDB vs. Spark SQL

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameApache Phoenix  Xexclude from comparisonGoogle Cloud Firestore  Xexclude from comparisonLMDB  Xexclude from comparisonSpark SQL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA scale-out RDBMS with evolutionary schema built on Apache HBaseCloud Firestore is an auto-scaling document database for storing, syncing, and querying data for mobile and web apps. It offers seamless integration with other Firebase and Google Cloud Platform products.A high performant, light-weight, embedded key-value database librarySpark SQL is a component on top of 'Spark Core' for structured data processing
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument storeKey-value storeRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score3.01
Rank#103  Overall
#52  Relational DBMS
Score9.32
Rank#52  Overall
#10  Document stores
Score2.44
Rank#117  Overall
#22  Key-value stores
Score22.86
Rank#35  Overall
#21  Relational DBMS
Websitephoenix.apache.orgfirebase.google.com/­products/­firestorewww.symas.com/­symas-embedded-database-lmdbspark.apache.org/­sql
Technical documentationphoenix.apache.orgfirebase.google.com/­docs/­firestorespark.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­sql-programming-guide.html
DeveloperApache Software FoundationGoogleSymasApache Software Foundation
Initial release2014201720112014
Current release5.0-HBase2, July 2018 and 4.15-HBase1, December 20190.9.29, March 20213.2.0, October 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0commercialOpen SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaCScala
Server operating systemsLinux
Unix
Windows
hostedLinux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyes infolate-bound, schema-on-read capabilitiesschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.nononono
Secondary indexesyesyesnono
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesnonoSQL-like DML and DDL statements
APIs and other access methodsJDBCAndroid
gRPC (using protocol buffers) API
iOS
JavaScript API
RESTful HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Go
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
Go
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
Python
CJava
Python
R
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsyes, Firebase Rules & Cloud Functionsnono
Triggersnoyes, with Cloud Functionsnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingnoneyes, utilizing Spark Core
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Multi-source replicationnonenone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsHadoop integrationUsing Cloud Dataflowno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDyesACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess Control Lists (using HBase ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABAC, multi-tenancyAccess rights for users, groups and roles based on Google Cloud Identity and Access Management. Security Rules for 3rd party authentication using Firebase Auth.nono

More information provided by the system vendor

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
3rd partiesSQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
» more

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

More resources
Apache PhoenixGoogle Cloud FirestoreLMDBSpark SQL
DB-Engines blog posts

Cloudera's HBase PaaS offering now supports Complex Transactions
11 August 2021,  Krishna Maheshwari (sponsor) 

show all

Cloud-based DBMS's popularity grows at high rates
12 December 2019, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Apache Drill Adds New Data Formats
28 March 2022, iProgrammer

Apache Phoenix Now HBase 2.0 Compatible
20 July 2018, iProgrammer

Spirion Enhances Depth and Breadth of Privacy-Grade Discovery, Classification and Remediation for Sensitive Data
12 April 2022, PR Newswire

Developing Python Applications Against Apache Phoenix (HBase)
30 September 2016, DZone

HPE gobbles up Ampool to add SQL grunt to Ezmeral
9 July 2021, The Register

provided by Google News

Google Cloud Launches New Postgres-Compatible Database, AlloyDB
11 May 2022, Datanami

Google's Firebase app development platform gets updates and security boosts
11 May 2022, SiliconANGLE News

Google's Data Cloud Summit Serves Up Incremental New Capabilities
25 April 2022, Forbes

Kill some time waiting for Google I/O to start with its official pinball game
10 May 2022, Android Police

Google’s Cloud Firestore NoSQL database hits general availability
31 January 2019, TechCrunch

provided by Google News

The Lightning Memory-mapped Database
2 March 2016, InfoQ.com

Jaxon Repp on HarperDB Distributed Database Platform
23 March 2022, InfoQ.com

Connecting the worlds of metabolomics databases
15 June 2021, Medical Xpress

Samsung Announces Standards-Compliant Key-Value SSD Prototype
5 September 2019, AnandTech

Oracle switches Berkeley DB license
5 July 2013, InfoWorld

provided by Google News

Top online courses to learn Apache Spark
5 May 2022, Analytics India Magazine

Application Architects: Degree in Comp. Sc/Eng related. MS (2 yr)
18 May 2022, New Jersey Hills

Spark Gets Closer Hooks to Pandas, SQL with Version 3.2
26 October 2021, Datanami

Top 10 Business Intelligence Jobs in MNCs to Apply for in May
6 May 2022, Analytics Insight

Databricks SQL Now GA, Bringing Traditional BI to the Lakehouse
16 December 2021, Datanami

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Software Engineer 3
Apexon, Plymouth Meeting, PA

Senior Full Stack Software Developer in Test
Amiseq, Milpitas, CA

Solutions Architect
Cloudera, California

Distributed Big Data Platform Engineer
Bloomberg, New York, NY

Solutions Architect
Cloudera, New Jersey

Mobile Games Developer
HTC Global Services, Inc., Glendale, CA

Senior Software Engineer
Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA

Data Engineer (open to remote)
Vida Health, San Francisco, CA

Front End Developer
Kiswe, New Providence, NJ

Senior Data Engineer - Humble Bundle
Humble Bundle, San Francisco, CA

DBA/Sr. Developer (COBOL)
JYG Innovations, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH

ETL Tester
Cool Minds LLC, Remote

Big Data Support Engineer (Spark, SQL)
Teamware Solutions, United States

Data Engineer - Spark SQL, Scala, AWS Data Lake
Nasdaq, Inc., Boston, MA

Big Data Engineer
VIR Consultant, Santa Clara, CA

Data Analyst
DataDog, New York, NY

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB free.

Redis logo

The world’s most loved real‑time data platform.
Try free

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here