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NameBangdb  Xexclude from comparisonSphinx  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionConverged and high performance database for device data, events, time series, document and graphOpen source search engine for searching in data from different sources, e.g. relational databases
Primary database modelDocument store
Graph DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Search engine
Secondary database modelsSpatial DBMS
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Score0.08
Rank#324  Overall
#43  Document stores
#32  Graph DBMS
#28  Time Series DBMS
Score7.29
Rank#60  Overall
#8  Search engines
Websitebangdb.comsphinxsearch.com
Technical documentationbangdb.com/­developersphinxsearch.com/­docs
DeveloperSachin Sinha, BangDBSphinx Technologies Inc.
Initial release20122001
Current releaseBangDB 2.0, October 20213.4.1, July 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSD 3Open Source infoGPL version 2, commercial licence available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageC, C++C++
Server operating systemsLinuxFreeBSD
Linux
NetBSD
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes: string, long, double, int, geospatial, stream, eventsno
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.no
Secondary indexesyes infosecondary, composite, nested, reverse, geospatialyes infofull-text index on all search fields
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL like support with command line toolSQL-like query language (SphinxQL)
APIs and other access methodsProprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Java
Python
C++ infounofficial client library
Java
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby infounofficial client library
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnono
Triggersyes, Notifications (with Streaming only)no
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding (enterprise version only). P2P based virtual network overlay with consistent hashing and chord algorithmSharding infoPartitioning is done manually, search queries against distributed index is supported
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factor, Knob for CAP (enterprise version only)none
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemTunable consistency, set CAP knob accordingly
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, optimistic concurrency controlyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes, implements WAL (Write ahead log) as wellyes infoThe original contents of fields are not stored in the Sphinx index.
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 mode
User concepts infoAccess controlyes (enterprise version only)no
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BangdbSphinx
Specific characteristicsBangDB is a converged NoSql database platform which natively integrated streaming,...
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Competitive advantagesConverged Platform to break silos for higher scale and performance BangDB is a novel...
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Typical application scenariosIOT and time series data monitoring Devops, servers, network monitoring Real-Time...
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Key customersCisco, Accenture, Opera, Airpay, CtrlS, makemytrip, wine central, over 150 SaaS customers
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Market metricsBangDB is one of the fastest databases in the marke with over 2X performance over...
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Licensing and pricing modelsBangDB community and enterprise model. Details at https://bangdb.com/pricing/
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