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System Properties Comparison Bangdb vs. Cassandra vs. OrientDB

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NameBangdb  Xexclude from comparisonCassandra  Xexclude from comparisonOrientDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionConverged and high performance database for device data, events, time series, document and graphWide-column store based on ideas of BigTable and DynamoDB infoOptimized for write accessMulti-model DBMS (Document, Graph, Key/Value)
Primary database modelDocument store
Graph DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Wide column storeDocument store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Secondary database modelsSpatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score0.11
Rank#318  Overall
#43  Document stores
#30  Graph DBMS
#28  Time Series DBMS
Score118.15
Rank#11  Overall
#1  Wide column stores
Score5.21
Rank#78  Overall
#15  Document stores
#5  Graph DBMS
#12  Key-value stores
Websitebangdb.comcassandra.apache.orgorientdb.org
Technical documentationbangdb.com/­developercassandra.apache.org/­doc/­latestwww.orientdb.com/­docs/­last/­index.html
DeveloperSachin Sinha, BangDBApache Software Foundation infoApache top level project, originally developped by FacebookOrientDB LTD; CallidusCloud; SAP
Initial release201220082010
Current releaseBangDB 2.0, October 20214.0.5, July 20223.1.9, February 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSD 3Open Source infoApache version 2Open Source infoApache version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageC, C++JavaJava
Server operating systemsLinuxBSD
Linux
OS X
Windows
All OS with a Java JDK (>= JDK 6)
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeschema-free infoSchema can be enforced for whole record ("schema-full") or for some fields only ("schema-hybrid")
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes: string, long, double, int, geospatial, stream, eventsyesyes
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.nonono
Secondary indexesyes infosecondary, composite, nested, reverse, geospatialrestricted infoonly equality queries, not always the best performing solutionyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL like support with command line toolSQL-like SELECT, DML and DDL statements (CQL)SQL-like query language, no joins
APIs and other access methodsProprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Proprietary protocol infoCQL (Cassandra Query Language, an SQL-like language)
Thrift
Tinkerpop technology stack with Blueprints, Gremlin, Pipes
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Java
Python
C#
C++
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
C
C#
C++
Clojure
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoJava, Javascript
Triggersyes, Notifications (with Streaming only)yesHooks
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding (enterprise version only). P2P based virtual network overlay with consistent hashing and chord algorithmSharding infono "single point of failure"Sharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factor, Knob for CAP (enterprise version only)selectable replication factor infoRepresentation of geographical distribution of servers is possibleMulti-source replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesno infocould be achieved with distributed queries
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemTunable consistency, set CAP knob accordinglyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be individually decided for each write operation
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes inforelationship in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDno infoAtomicity and isolation are supported for single operationsACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, optimistic concurrency controlyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes, implements WAL (Write ahead log) as wellyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes, run db with in-memory only modeno
User concepts infoAccess controlyes (enterprise version only)Access rights for users can be defined per objectAccess rights for users and roles; record level security configurable
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BangdbCassandraOrientDB
Specific characteristicsBangDB is a converged NoSql database platform which natively integrated streaming,...
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Apache Cassandra is the leading NoSQL, distributed database management system, well...
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Competitive advantagesConverged Platform to break silos for higher scale and performance BangDB is a novel...
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No single point of failure ensures 100% availability . Operational simplicity for...
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Typical application scenariosIOT and time series data monitoring Devops, servers, network monitoring Real-Time...
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Internet of Things (IOT), fraud detection applications, recommendation engines, product...
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Key customersCisco, Accenture, Opera, Airpay, CtrlS, makemytrip, wine central, over 150 SaaS customers
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Apple, Netflix, Uber, ING,, Intuit,Fidelity, NY Times, Outbrain, BazaarVoice, Best...
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Market metricsBangDB is one of the fastest databases in the marke with over 2X performance over...
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Cassandra is used by 40% of the Fortune 100.
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Licensing and pricing modelsBangDB community and enterprise model. Details at https://bangdb.com/pricing/
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Apache license  Pricing for commercial distributions provided by DataStax and available...
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