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System Properties Comparison ArangoDB vs. c-treeACE vs. H2

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NameArangoDB  Xexclude from comparisonc-treeACE  Xexclude from comparisonH2  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionNative multi-model DBMS for graph, document, key/value and search. All in one engine and accessible with one query language.High speed key-value store, desgined for high availability, mission critical applications with automatic recovery and immediately consistent transaction support.Full-featured RDBMS with a small footprint, either embedded into a Java application or used as a database server.
Primary database modelDocument store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Search engine
Key-value store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
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Score4.85
Rank#66  Overall
#12  Document stores
#4  Graph DBMS
#12  Key-value stores
#7  Search engines
Score0.51
Rank#204  Overall
#34  Key-value stores
#98  Relational DBMS
Score7.13
Rank#50  Overall
#29  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.arangodb.comwww.faircom.com/­-products/­-c-treeacewww.h2database.com
Technical documentationwww.arangodb.com/­docs/­stablelearn.faircomcorp.com/­developers/­documentation_directorywww.h2database.com/­html/­main.html
DeveloperArangoDB Inc.FairCom CorporationThomas Mueller
Initial release201219792005
Current release3.6, January 2020V11.5, November 20171.4.200, October 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2; Commercial license (Enterprise) availablecommercial infoRestricted, free version availableOpen Source infodual-licence (Mozilla public license, Eclipse public license)
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageC++ANSI C, C++Java
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
AIX
FreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
NetBSD
OS X
QNX
SCO
Solaris
VxWorks
Windows infoeasily portable to other OSs
All OS with a Java VM
Data schemeschema-free infoautomatically recognizes schema within a collectionFlexible Schema (defined schema, partial schema, schema free)yes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes infostring, double, boolean, list, hashyes, ANSI Standard SQL Typesyes
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
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infoANSI SQL queriesyes
APIs and other access methodsAQL
Foxx Framework
Graph API (Gremlin)
GraphQL query language
HTTP API
Java & SpringData
JSON style queries
VelocyPack/VelocyStream
ADO.NET
Direct SQL
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
Clojure
Elixir
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Rust
.Net
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Visual Basic
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresJavaScriptyes info.Net, JavaScript, C/C++Java Stored Procedures and User-Defined Functions
Triggersnoyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infosince version 2.0File partitioning, horizontal partitioning, sharding infoCustomizable business rules for table partitioningnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replication with configurable replication factoryes infoSynchronous and asynchronous realtime replication based on transaction logsWith clustering: 2 database servers on different computers operate on identical copies of a database
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno infocan be done with stored procedures in JavaScriptnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency infoconfigurable per collection or per write
Immediate Consistency
OneShard (highly available, fault-tolerant deployment mode with ACID semantics)
Immediate Consistency
Tunable Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes inforelationships in graphsyes infowhen using SQLyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoacross SQL and NoSQLyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlyesFine grained user, group and file access rights managed across SQL (per ANSI standard) and NoSQL.fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
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ArangoDBc-treeACEH2
Specific characteristicsOne Engine. One Query Language. Multiple Data Models. ArangoDB is an open source...
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Speed, reliability and consistency are the reasons businesses choose FairCom’s c-treeACE...
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Competitive advantagesConsolidation: As a native multi-model database, can be used as a full blown document...
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Top Features High-speed transaction processing Immediately consistent, ACID-compliant,...
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Typical application scenariosNative multi-model in ArangoDB is being used for a broad range of projects across...
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c-treeACE speed, reliability, and flexibility are direct reasons this technology...
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Key customersCisco, Barclays, Refinitive, Siemens Mentor, Kabbage, Liaison, Douglas, MakeMyTrip,...
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VISA, UPS, Verizon, Motorola, CommVault, Thomson Reuters, ACI, BNY Mellon, Rockwell...
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Market metricsArangoDB is the leading native multi-model database with over 9000 stargazers on...
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From banking and financial transactions, transportation, warehouse automation, package...
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Licensing and pricing modelsVery permissive Apache 2 License for Community Edition & commercial licenses are...
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Just as the technical aspects of c-treeACE are flexible to meet operation requirements,...
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