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System Properties Comparison Apache Phoenix vs. Interbase vs. Realm vs. STSdb vs. Yanza

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NameApache Phoenix  Xexclude from comparisonInterbase  Xexclude from comparisonRealm  Xexclude from comparisonSTSdb  Xexclude from comparisonYanza  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA scale-out RDBMS with evolutionary schema built on Apache HBaseLight-weight proven RDBMS infooriginally from BorlandA DBMS built for use on mobile devices that’s a fast, easy to use alternative to SQLite and Core DataKey-Value Store with special method for indexing infooptimized for high performance using a special indexing methodTime Series DBMS for IoT Applications
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSDocument storeKey-value storeTime Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score3.01
Rank#103  Overall
#52  Relational DBMS
Score6.74
Rank#62  Overall
#37  Relational DBMS
Score9.89
Rank#49  Overall
#8  Document stores
Score0.01
Rank#345  Overall
#53  Key-value stores
Score0.00
Rank#354  Overall
#33  Time Series DBMS
Websitephoenix.apache.orgwww.embarcadero.com/­products/­interbaserealm.iogithub.com/­STSSoft/­STSdb4yanza.com
Technical documentationphoenix.apache.orgdocs.embarcadero.com/­products/­interbaserealm.io/­docs
DeveloperApache Software FoundationEmbarcaderoRealm, acquired by MongoDB in May 2019STS Soft SCYanza
Initial release20141984201420112015
Current release5.0-HBase2, July 2018 and 4.15-HBase1, December 2019InterBase 2020, December 20194.0.8, September 2015
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0commercialOpen SourceOpen Source infoGPLv2, commercial license availablecommercial infofree version available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononono infobut mainly used as a service provided by Yanza
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Implementation languageJavaCC#
Server operating systemsLinux
Unix
Windows
Android
iOS
Linux
OS X
Windows
Android
Backend: server-less
iOS
Windows
WindowsWindows
Data schemeyes infolate-bound, schema-on-read capabilitiesyesyesyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes infoprimitive types and user defined types (classes)no
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 infoexport as XML data possiblenono
Secondary indexesyesyesyesnono
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyesnonono
APIs and other access methodsJDBCADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
.NET Client APIHTTP API
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Go
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java
Object Pascal
PHP
Ruby
.Net
Java infowith Android only
Objective-C
React Native
Swift
C#
Java
any language that supports HTTP calls
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsyes infoInterbase procedure and trigger languageno inforuns within the applications so server-side scripts are unnecessarynono
Triggersnoyesyes infoChange Listenersnoyes infoTimer and event based
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnonenonenonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Interbase Change Viewsnonenonenone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsHadoop integrationnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesnonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACIDnono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoMultiversion concurreny controlyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesyes infoIn-Memory realm
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess Control Lists (using HBase ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABAC, multi-tenancyfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardyesnono
More information provided by the system vendor
Apache PhoenixInterbaseRealmSTSdbYanza
Specific characteristicsNow a part of MongoDB Data Platform , Realm Database is the fast, easy to use, and...
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Competitive advantagesRealm ensures offline-first functionality, meaning apps run smoothly and deliver...
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Typical application scenariosMobile Consumer Apps First-Line Worker Apps
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Key customersCathay Pacific Royal Carribbean Cruise Lines Open Source Database powers apps built...
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Market metricsUsed by 100,000+ developers 2 bn installs Currently used in 40k+ applications in...
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Licensing and pricing modelsRealm database is licensed under the Apache License v2.0.
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