DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the mission critical dbmsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Apache Phoenix vs. MySQL vs. Percona Server for MongoDB vs. TerarkDB

System Properties Comparison Apache Phoenix vs. MySQL vs. Percona Server for MongoDB vs. TerarkDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameApache Phoenix  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparisonPercona Server for MongoDB  Xexclude from comparisonTerarkDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA scale-out RDBMS with evolutionary schema built on Apache HBaseWidely used open source RDBMSA drop-in replacement for MongoDB Community Edition with enterprise-grade features.A key-value store forked from RocksDB with advanced compression algorithms. It can be used standalone or as a storage engine for MySQL and MongoDB
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached APIDocument storeKey-value store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.97
Rank#106  Overall
#55  Relational DBMS
Score1202.85
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Score0.75
Rank#207  Overall
#34  Document stores
Score0.00
Rank#357  Overall
#56  Key-value stores
Websitephoenix.apache.orgwww.mysql.comwww.percona.com/­software/­mongodb/­percona-server-for-mongodbgithub.com/­Terark/­terarkdb
Technical documentationphoenix.apache.orgdev.mysql.com/­docwww.percona.com/­doc/­percona-server-for-mongodb/­LATEST/­index.htmlgithub.com/­Terark/­terarkdb/­wiki
DeveloperApache Software FoundationOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then SunPerconaTerark
Initial release2014199520152016
Current release5.0-HBase2, July 2018 and 4.15-HBase1, December 20198.0.30, July 20223.4.10-2.10, November 2017
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0Open Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are availableOpen Source infoGPL Version 2commercial inforestricted open source version available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
ScaleGrid for MySQL: Fully managed MySQL hosting on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.
Implementation languageJavaC and C++C++C++
Server operating systemsLinux
Unix
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Data schemeyes infolate-bound, schema-on-read capabilitiesyesschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesno
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.noyesnono
Secondary indexesyesyesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyes infowith proprietary extensionsnono
APIs and other access methodsJDBCADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
proprietary protocol using JSONC++ API
Java API
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Go
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Actionscript
C
C#
C++
Clojure
ColdFusion
D
Dart
Delphi
Erlang
Go
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Perl
PHP
PowerShell
Prolog
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Smalltalk
C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsyes infoproprietary syntaxJavaScriptno
Triggersnoyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardinghorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL FabricShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Multi-source replication
Source-replica replication
Source-replica replicationnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsHadoop integrationnoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes infonot for MyISAM storage enginenono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID infonot for MyISAM storage enginenono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infotable locks or row locks depending on storage engineyesyes
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.yesyesyes infovia In-Memory Engineyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess Control Lists (using HBase ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABAC, multi-tenancyUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or rolesAccess rights for users and rolesno

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 partiesNavicat for MySQL is the ideal solution for MySQL/MariaDB administration and development.
» more

DbVisualizer is equipping database professionals with the tools they need to build, manage and maintain state-of-the-art database technologies. It has sky-high user satisfaction and is the preferred tool for database professionals around the world. Customers include Tesla, Apple, Facebook, Deutsche Bank, NASA, and 25,000 others in 145 countries.
» more

Arctype: A fast, beautiful database GUI for developers and teams. Download it for free today.
» more

Percona: Database problems? Not on your watch.
Databases run better with Percona.
» more

SQLFlow: 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

CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

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

More resources
Apache PhoenixMySQLPercona Server for MongoDBTerarkDB
DB-Engines blog posts

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

show all

MySQL is the DBMS of the Year 2019
3 January 2020, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

MariaDB strengthens its position in the open source RDBMS market
5 April 2018, Matthias Gelbmann

The struggle for the hegemony in Oracle's database empire
2 May 2017, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Apache Spark vs Apache Hadoop: Compare data science tools
26 May 2022, TechRepublic

Apache Phoenix Now HBase 2.0 Compatible
20 July 2018, iProgrammer

Azure HDInsight Analytics Platform Now Supports Apache Hadoop 3.0
18 April 2019, eWeek

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

Hortonworks Starts Hadoop Summit with Data Platform Update -- ADTmag
28 June 2016, ADT Magazine

provided by Google News

Ant Group said its new database surpasses MySQL in performance · TechNode
11 August 2022, TechNode

PlanetScale takes MySQL to the next level with cloud-native capabilities and improved scalability
8 August 2022, SiliconANGLE News

3 Ways to install MySQL Workbench on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Linux
9 August 2022, Linux Shout

5 Strategies for Working with High Loads in MySQL
26 July 2022, Techstory

MySQL/Postgres DBA
6 August 2022, IT-Online

provided by Google News

Man Group selects Percona for MongoDB support
1 June 2022, Business Wire

Percona Platform aims to boost open source database support
17 May 2022, TechTarget

Percona Launches Updated MongoDB Server, Bolsters MySQL Encryption
24 April 2018, eWeek

Percona Delivers Open Source In-Memory Storage Engine for Percona Server for MongoDB
20 August 2016, insideBIGDATA

Security Bulletin 10 Aug 2022
10 August 2022, Cyber Security Agency of Singapore

provided by Google News

Understand NVMe 2.0 specification and its related features
4 January 2022, TechTarget

ByteDance eyes big data push with Terark acquisition EJINSIGHT - ejinsight.com
30 April 2019, EJ Insight

A Chinese company is making the cloud 200x faster · TechNode
3 July 2017, TechNode

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Solutions Architect
Cloudera, Virginia

Solutions Architect
Cloudera, Newark, NJ

Data Engineer ll - Core Technology Infrastructure
Bank of America, Richmond, VA

Solutions Consultant
Cloudera, Maryland

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

PHP/MySQL Developer
VS Media Inc, United States

PHP/MySQL Developer
Third Rock, Austin, TX

PHP/MySQL Developers
Webmasters.com, Tampa, FL

A&R Representative
OtterTune, Remote

MySQL Database Administrators
Pylon Media Group, Orange County, CA

Database Administrator (MongoDB)
Diameter Health, Remote

Database Engineer (Maintenance/Support)
ChenMed, Miami, FL

Updox - Senior Database Administrator (MySQL) (Remote, US)
EverCommerce & Fieldpoint, Remote

MySQL DBA I
Percona, Remote

Database Administrator 4
DELUXE CORPORATION, Atlanta, GA

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

Redis logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

The right graph database.
Not a graph add-on.
Free forever.
Start solving today

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.

Present your product here