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DBMS > BaseX vs. DolphinDB vs. LokiJS

System Properties Comparison BaseX vs. DolphinDB vs. LokiJS

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NameBaseX  Xexclude from comparisonDolphinDB  Xexclude from comparisonLokiJS  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionLight-weight Native XML DBMS with support for XQuery 3.0 and interactive GUI.DolphinDB is a high performance Time Series DBMS. It is integrated with an easy-to-use fully featured programming language and a high-volume high-velocity streaming analytics system. It offers operational simplicity, scalability, fault tolerance, and concurrency.In-memory JavaScript DBMS
Primary database modelNative XML DBMSTime Series DBMSDocument store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
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Score1.66
Rank#139  Overall
#4  Native XML DBMS
Score1.65
Rank#140  Overall
#9  Time Series DBMS
Score0.57
Rank#228  Overall
#34  Document stores
Websitebasex.orgwww.dolphindb.comgithub.com/­techfort/­LokiJS
Technical documentationdocs.basex.orgwww.dolphindb.com/­helptechfort.github.io/­LokiJS
DeveloperBaseX GmbHDolphinDB, Inc
Initial release200720182014
Current release9.7.2, May 2022v2.00.4, January 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSD licensecommercial infofree community version availableOpen Source
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageJavaC++JavaScript
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
Linux
Windows
server-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)
Data schemeschema-freeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateno infoXQuery supports typesyesno
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.nono
Secondary indexesyesyesyes infovia views
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsJava API
RESTful HTTP API
RESTXQ
WebDAV
XML:DB
XQJ
JDBC
JSON over HTTP
Kafka
MQTT (Message Queue Telemetry Transport)
ODBC
OPC DA
OPC UA
RabbitMQ
WebSocket
JavaScript API
Supported programming languagesActionscript
C
C#
Haskell
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
Qt
Rebol
Ruby
Scala
Visual Basic
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript
MatLab
Python
R
Rust
JavaScript
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesyesView functions in JavaScript
Triggersyes infovia eventsnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonehorizontal partitioningnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneyesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistencynone
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datamultiple readers, single writeryesno infoatomic operations within a single collection possible
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoSerialization of a DB in a Node.JS/Cordova/PhoneGap environment. Usage of the IndexedDB-API in a browser.
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers with fine-grained authorization concept on 4 levelsAdministrators, Users, Groupsno

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