DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the first and only COTS deterministic embedded database management system for mission- and safety-critical hard real-time applicationsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Axibase vs. Google Cloud Firestore vs. MarkLogic vs. SwayDB

System Properties Comparison Axibase vs. Google Cloud Firestore vs. MarkLogic vs. SwayDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAxibase  Xexclude from comparisonGoogle Cloud Firestore  Xexclude from comparisonMarkLogic  Xexclude from comparisonSwayDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionScalable TimeSeries DBMS based on HBase with integrated rule engine and visualizationCloud 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.Operational and transactional Enterprise NoSQL databaseAn embeddable, non-blocking, type-safe key-value store for single or multiple disks and in-memory storage
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSDocument storeDocument store
Native XML DBMS
RDF store infoas of version 7
Search engine
Key-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.28
Rank#272  Overall
#22  Time Series DBMS
Score8.92
Rank#52  Overall
#9  Document stores
Score9.19
Rank#51  Overall
#8  Document stores
#1  Native XML DBMS
#1  RDF stores
#4  Search engines
Score0.02
Rank#336  Overall
#53  Key-value stores
Websiteaxibase.com/­products/­axibase-time-series-databasefirebase.google.com/­products/­firestorewww.marklogic.comswaydb.io
Technical documentationgithub.com/­axibase/­atsdfirebase.google.com/­docs/­firestoredocs.marklogic.com
DeveloperAxibase CorporationGoogleMarkLogic Corp.Simer Plaha
Initial release2013201720012018
Current release155859.0, 2017
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infoCommunity Edition (single node) is free, Enterprise Edition (distributed) is paidcommercialcommercial inforestricted free version is availableOpen Source infoGNU Affero GPL V3.0
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 languageJavaC++Scala
Server operating systemsLinuxhostedLinux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-free infoSchema can be enforcedschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes infoshort, integer, long, float, double, decimal, stringyesyesno
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.nonoyesno
Secondary indexesnoyesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languagenoyes infoSQL92no
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
Proprietary protocol (Network API)
RESTful HTTP API
Android
gRPC (using protocol buffers) API
iOS
JavaScript API
RESTful HTTP API
Java API
Node.js Client API
ODBC
proprietary Optic API infoProprietary Query API, introduced with version 9
RESTful HTTP API
SPARQL
WebDAV
XDBC
XQuery
XSLT
Supported programming languagesGo
Java
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Go
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
Python
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Java
Kotlin
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesyes, Firebase Rules & Cloud Functionsyes infovia XQuery or JavaScriptno
Triggersyesyes, with Cloud Functionsyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replicationMulti-source replicationyesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesUsing Cloud Dataflowyes infovia Hadoop Connector, HDFS Direct Access and in-database MapReduce jobsno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoyesACID infocan act as a resource manager in an XA/JTA transactionAtomic execution of operations
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.yes, with Range Indexesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users, groups and roles based on Google Cloud Identity and Access Management. Security Rules for 3rd party authentication using Firebase Auth.Role-based access control at the document and subdocument levelsno

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

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

More resources
AxibaseGoogle Cloud FirestoreMarkLogicSwayDB
DB-Engines blog posts

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

show all

Recent citations in the news

Time Series Intelligence Software Market Worth Observing Massive Growth: Anodot Ltd., Axibase Corporation, Datapred SA, Microsoft Corporation, Seeq Corporation – Discovery Sports Media
18 January 2022, Discovery Sports Media

COVID-19 Analysis for Global Time Series Analysis Software Market 2022-2031 | Azure Time Series Insights, Trendalyze, Anodot, Seeq – The Oxford Spokesman
25 January 2022, The Oxford Spokesman

provided by Google News

SD Times news digest: Google adds Firebase extension for Google Pay; Facebook develops self-supervised algorithm; AppFire acquires Numbered Headings
21 January 2022, SDTimes.com

Google Prediction Framework addresses data pipeline drudgery
5 January 2022, InfoWorld

Google Announces Framework For Data Science Predictions
13 January 2022, iProgrammer

Data 2022 outlook, part one: Will data clouds get easier? Will streaming get off its own island?
3 January 2022, ZDNet

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

provided by Google News

Enterprise Database Management System (DBMS) Market Is Booming Worldwide : Teradata, MongoDB, Google Cloud, MarkLogic
25 January 2022, Digital Journal

NoSQL Database Market Analysis, Rising Trends and Outlook to 2031 | DynamoDB, ObjectLabs Corporation, Skyll, MarkLogic – The Oxford Spokesman
25 January 2022, The Oxford Spokesman

Vector Capital-Backed MarkLogic Buys Semantic Tech Maker Smartlogic
29 November 2021, GovCon Wire

MarkLogic Acquires Smartlogic
23 November 2021, Datanami

Global Relational Database Management System Market 2021 Trending Technologies and Major Players: Oracle Corporation, Microsoft Corporation – The Oxford Spokesman
26 January 2022, The Oxford Spokesman

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Cloud Applications Engineer (Node.ts) (Open to Remote)
Designer Brands (DSW, Camuto Group), Columbus, OH

Google Principal System Architect
DXC Technology, Las Vegas, NV

Full-Stack Engineer
ManageXR, San Francisco, CA

Manager, Technology
Disney Parks, Experiences and Products, Glendale, CA

Senior Software Engineer
FloSports, Austin, TX

MarkLogic Developer
Digi Upaay Solution Pvt. LTD, Raritan, NJ

Collibra Developer
Cognizant Technology Solutions, Cincinnati, OH

Semantic Data Modeler (NO C2C!)
Braintrust, Remote

Database Administrator
LT Consulting LLC, Reston, VA

Sr Database Administrator
Gartner, Irving, TX

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

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.

Neo4j logo

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

Present your product here