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DBMS > Badger vs. Cloudant vs. FileMaker vs. PouchDB

System Properties Comparison Badger vs. Cloudant vs. FileMaker vs. PouchDB

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NameBadger  Xexclude from comparisonCloudant  Xexclude from comparisonFileMaker  Xexclude from comparisonPouchDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn embeddable, persistent, simple and fast Key-Value Store, written purely in Go.Database as a Service offering based on Apache CouchDBFileMaker is a cross-platform RDBMS that includes a GUI frontend.JavaScript DBMS with an API inspired by CouchDB
Primary database modelKey-value storeDocument storeRelational DBMSDocument store
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Score0.19
Rank#282  Overall
#48  Key-value stores
Score4.05
Rank#86  Overall
#16  Document stores
Score47.39
Rank#23  Overall
#14  Relational DBMS
Score3.47
Rank#96  Overall
#17  Document stores
Websitegithub.com/­dgraph-io/­badgercloudant.comwww.claris.com/­filemakerpouchdb.com
Technical documentationgodoc.org/­github.com/­dgraph-io/­badgerdocs.cloudant.comwww.claris.com/­resources/­documentationpouchdb.com/­guides
DeveloperDGraph LabsIBM, Apache Software Foundation infoIBM acquired Cloudant in February 2014FileMaker infoa subsidiary of AppleApache Software Foundation
Initial release2017201019832012
Current release19, May 20207.1.1, June 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0commercialcommercialOpen Source
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageGoErlangJavaScript
Server operating systemsBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
hostediOS
OS X
Windows
server-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenonoyesno
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.nonoyes infoA http query request can return the data in XML formatno
Secondary indexesnoyesyesyes infovia views
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoyes infovia pluginsno
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP/JSON APIFilemaker WebDirect
JDBC
ODBC
HTTP REST infoonly for PouchDB Server
JavaScript API
Supported programming languagesGoC#
Java
JavaScript
Objective-C
PHP
Ruby
PHPJavaScript
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoView functions (Map-Reduce) in JavaScriptyesView functions in JavaScript
Triggersnoyesyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingnoneSharding infowith a proxy-based framework, named couchdb-lounge
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Source-replica replication, warm standby infosince Version 14Multi-source replication infoalso with CouchDB databases
Source-replica replication infoalso with CouchDB databases
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesnoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneEventual ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanono infoatomic operations within a document possiblenono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoOptimistic lockingyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infoby using IndexedDB, WebSQL or LevelDB as backend
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nonoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnoAccess rights for users can be defined per databasesimple rights management via user accounts and connection to external directory servicesno

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