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 > Bangdb vs. CouchDB vs. GridDB vs. Raima Database Manager vs. TimescaleDB

System Properties Comparison Bangdb vs. CouchDB vs. GridDB vs. Raima Database Manager vs. TimescaleDB

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameBangdb  Xexclude from comparisonCouchDB infostands for "Cluster Of Unreliable Commodity Hardware"  Xexclude from comparisonGridDB  Xexclude from comparisonRaima Database Manager infoformerly named db_Vista  Xexclude from comparisonTimescaleDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionConverged and high performance database for device data, events, time series, document and graphA native JSON - document store inspired by Lotus Notes, scalable from globally distributed server-clusters down to mobile phones.Scalable in-memory time series database optimized for IoT and Big DataRDBMS with a small footprint, either embedded into an application or used as a database serverA time series DBMS optimized for fast ingest and complex queries, based on PostgreSQL
Primary database modelDocument store
Graph DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Document storeTime Series DBMSRelational DBMSTime Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsSpatial DBMSSpatial DBMS infousing the Geocouch extensionKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMSRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.04
Rank#325  Overall
#43  Document stores
#33  Graph DBMS
#29  Time Series DBMS
Score16.80
Rank#40  Overall
#6  Document stores
Score1.28
Rank#155  Overall
#10  Time Series DBMS
Score0.54
Rank#233  Overall
#113  Relational DBMS
Score4.33
Rank#84  Overall
#5  Time Series DBMS
Websitebangdb.comcouchdb.apache.orggriddb.netraima.comwww.timescale.com
Technical documentationbangdb.com/­developerdocs.couchdb.org/­en/­stabledocs.griddb.netdocs.raima.comdocs.timescale.com
DeveloperSachin Sinha, BangDBApache Software Foundation infoApache top-level project, originally developed by Damien Katz, a former Lotus Notes developerToshiba CorporationRaima Inc.Timescale
Initial release20122005201319842017
Current releaseBangDB 2.0, October 20213.2.0, October 20214.6, February 202115, June 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSD 3Open Source infoApache version 2Open Source infoAGPL version 3 and Apache License, version 2.0 , commercial license (standard and advanced editions) also availablecommercialOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC, C++ErlangC++CC
Server operating systemsLinuxAndroid
BSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
LinuxAndroid
HP-UX
Integrity RTOS
iOS
Linux
OS X
QNX
Solaris
VxWorks
Windows
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes: string, long, double, int, geospatial, stream, eventsnoyes infonumerical, string, blob, geometry, boolean, timestampyesnumerics, strings, booleans, arrays, JSON blobs, geospatial dimensions, currencies, binary data, other complex data types
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.nononono infoExporting/Importing of XML structures possibleyes
Secondary indexesyes infosecondary, composite, nested, reverse, geospatialyes infovia viewsyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL like support with command line toolnoSQL92, SQL-like TQL (Toshiba Query Language)yesyes infofull PostgreSQL SQL syntax
APIs and other access methodsProprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
RESTful HTTP/JSON APIProprietary protocolADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Java
Python
C
C#
ColdFusion
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Lua
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
PL/SQL
Python
Ruby
Smalltalk
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
.Net
C
C++
Objective-C
PL/SQL
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java infoJDBC
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoView functions in JavaScriptnoyes infobased on the ANSI/ISO SQL Persistent Stored Modules (PSM) specificationuser defined functions, PL/pgSQL, PL/Tcl, PL/Perl, PL/Python, PL/Java, PL/PHP, PL/R, PL/Ruby, PL/Scheme, PL/Unix shell
Triggersyes, Notifications (with Streaming only)yesyesyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding (enterprise version only). P2P based virtual network overlay with consistent hashing and chord algorithmSharding infoimproved architecture with release 2.0Shardinghorizontal partitioningyes, across time and space (hash partitioning) attributes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factor, Knob for CAP (enterprise version only)Multi-source replication
Source-replica replication
Source-replica replicationSource-replica replicationSource-replica replication with hot standby and reads on replicas info
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesConnector for using GridDB as an input source and output destination for Hadoop MapReduce jobsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemTunable consistency, set CAP knob accordinglyEventual ConsistencyImmediate consistency within container, eventual consistency across containersImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency depending on configurationImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononoyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDno infoatomic operations within a single document possibleACID at container levelACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, optimistic concurrency controlyes infostrategy: optimistic lockingyesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes, implements WAL (Write ahead log) as wellyesyesyesyes
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 modenoyesyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlyes (enterprise version only)Access rights for users can be defined per databaseAccess rights for users can be defined per databasenofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
BangdbCouchDB infostands for "Cluster Of Unreliable Commodity Hardware"GridDBRaima Database Manager infoformerly named db_VistaTimescaleDB
Specific characteristicsBangDB is a converged NoSql database platform which natively integrated streaming,...
» more
GridDB is a highly scalable, in-memory time series database optimized for IoT and...
» more
Competitive advantagesConverged Platform to break silos for higher scale and performance BangDB is a novel...
» more
1. Optimized for IoT Equipped with Toshiba's proprietary key-container data model...
» more
Typical application scenariosIOT and time series data monitoring Devops, servers, network monitoring Real-Time...
» more
Factory IoT, Automative Industry, Energy, BEMS, Smart Community, Monitoring system.
» more
Key customersCisco, Accenture, Opera, Airpay, CtrlS, makemytrip, wine central, over 150 SaaS customers
» more
Denso International [see use case ] An Electric Power company [see use case ] Ishinomaki...
» more
Market metricsBangDB is one of the fastest databases in the marke with over 2X performance over...
» more
GitHub trending repository
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsBangDB community and enterprise model. Details at https://bangdb.com/pricing/
» more
Open Source license (AGPL v3 & Apache v2) Commercial license (subscription)
» more
News

Raima Announces Release of Raima Database Manager (RDM) v15, a Powerful Embedded Time Series Database
10 June 2021

Raima Announces Release of Raima Database Manager (RDM) v14.2, a Powerful IoT Edge Embedded Database
8 October 2020

Raima Joins BlackBerry QNX Channel Partner Program to Deliver Safety-Critical and Secure Software Solutions for the IoT Edge Industry
1 October 2020

Raima Expands Their Reseller Network in Asia
19 May 2020

Raima and MontaVista announce strategic partnership
14 May 2020

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 partiesClusterControl: the only management system you’ll ever need to take control of your open source database infrastructure.
» more

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

More resources
BangdbCouchDB infostands for "Cluster Of Unreliable Commodity Hardware"GridDBRaima Database Manager infoformerly named db_VistaTimescaleDB
DB-Engines blog posts

Couchbase climbs up the DB-Engines Ranking, increasing its popularity by 10% every month
2 June 2014, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

Syncing Hyperledger Fabric StateDB (CouchDB) to Elasticsearch - Latest Digital Transformation Trends | Cloud News
4 November 2021, Wire19

How to Connect Your Flask App With CouchDB: A NoSQL Database
14 August 2021, MakeUseOf

Apache CouchDB 3.0 NoSQL Database: A Major Milestone -- ADTmag
27 February 2020, ADT Magazine

CouchDB 3.0 ends admin party era • DEVCLASS
27 February 2020, DevClass

Couchbase IPO brings NoSQL database to the stock market
22 July 2021, TechTarget

provided by Google News

Snowflake targets Java and Scala devs, will soon slither after Pythonistas too
8 June 2021, The Register

provided by Google News

Future looks bright for Raima Inc. with management purchase of the database business from parent company Birdstep Technology ASA
8 October 2021, PR Web

Ultra-low latency 5G will push bottleneck back to enterprise software - Rethink
11 May 2021, Rethink Research

provided by Google News

Timescale grabs $40M Series B as it goes all in on cloud version of time series database
5 May 2021, TechCrunch

Understanding Hyperfunctions in TimescaleDB
11 August 2021, CDOTrends

Timescale launches the new Timescale Cloud, a hosted relational database for time-series
5 October 2021, Business Wire

Timescale scales out and sets its sights on analytics
17 June 2021, ZDNet

Timescale Launches Industry's First Multi-Node Relational Database for Time-Series Data, Giving Organizations Unprecedented Scale
29 October 2020, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Erlang Developer
2600Hz, Henderson, NV

Sr. Database Administrator, Oracle
Foot Locker, United States

Software Engineer II
Best Buy, Watertown, MA

PHP Developer
Mindfire Technology, Layton, UT

Engineering Manager - Studio Team
LiveControl, Remote

Customer Success Executive (North America)
Timescale, Missouri

Software Developer
Pingman Tools, Boise, ID

Technical Writer
Timescale, New York State

Director of Customer Success
Timescale, Georgia

Senior Software Engineer I - Cloud Storage Platforms
DigitalOcean, New York State

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

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.

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

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

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here