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DBMS > BaseX vs. Drizzle vs. LeanXcale vs. Nebula Graph

System Properties Comparison BaseX vs. Drizzle vs. LeanXcale vs. Nebula Graph

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NameBaseX  Xexclude from comparisonDrizzle  Xexclude from comparisonLeanXcale  Xexclude from comparisonNebula Graph  Xexclude from comparison
Drizzle has published its last release in September 2012. The open-source project is discontinued and Drizzle is excluded from the DB-Engines ranking.
DescriptionLight-weight Native XML DBMS with support for XQuery 3.0 and interactive GUI.MySQL fork with a pluggable micro-kernel and with an emphasis of performance over compatibility.A highly scalable full ACID SQL database with fast NoSQL data ingestion and GIS capabilitiesA distributed, linear scalable, high perfomant Graph DBMS
Primary database modelNative XML DBMSRelational DBMSKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Graph DBMS
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Score1.84
Rank#129  Overall
#4  Native XML DBMS
Score0.31
Rank#261  Overall
#45  Key-value stores
#119  Relational DBMS
Score0.43
Rank#234  Overall
#19  Graph DBMS
Websitebasex.orgwww.leanxcale.comgithub.com/­vesoft-inc/­nebula
nebula-graph.io
Technical documentationdocs.basex.orgdocs.nebula-graph.io
DeveloperBaseX GmbHDrizzle project, originally started by Brian AkerLeanXcaleVesoft Inc.
Initial release2007200820152019
Current release9.4.3, September 20207.2.4, September 2012
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSD licenseOpen Source infoGNU GPLcommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0 + Common Clause 1.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageJavaC++C++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Linux
Data schemeschema-freeyesyesStrong typed schema
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateno infoXQuery supports typesyesyes
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 indexesyesyesyes infoNebula Graph internally uses the Key-Value store RocksDB for persistency. The vertices, edges, and their properties are stored as Key while their values are stored as Value. The primary indexes are per Key and secondary indexes are per Value.
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infowith proprietary extensionsyes infothrough Apache DerbySQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsJava API
RESTful HTTP API
RESTXQ
WebDAV
XML:DB
XQJ
JDBCJDBC
Kafka Connector
ODBC
proprietary key/value interface
Spark Connector
Browser interface
console (shell)
Proprietary native API
Query language nGQL
Supported programming languagesActionscript
C
C#
Haskell
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
Qt
Rebol
Ruby
Scala
Visual Basic
C
C++
Java
PHP
C
Java
Scala
C++
Go
Java
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesno
Triggersyes infovia eventsno infohooks for callbacks inside the server can be used.
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Causal Clustering using Raft protocol
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyesyes infoRelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datamultiple readers, single writerACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infousing RocksDB
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 levelsPluggable authentication mechanisms infoe.g. LDAP, HTTPRole-based access control
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BaseXDrizzleLeanXcaleNebula Graph
Specific characteristicsFull ACID and full SQL operational database with analytical queries over operational...
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Nebula Graph is a truly distributed, linearly scalable, lightning-fast graph database,...
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Competitive advantagesLinear scalability upto 100s of nodes (tested with 100 nodes and TPC-C).
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Nebula Graph boasts the world's only graph database solution that is able to host...
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Typical application scenariosHybrid Transactional-Analytical Processing (HTAP) requiring an operational database...
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Social networking Fraud detection Knowledge graph Data warehouse management Anti...
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Key customersbanking/finance/fintech, telco, insurance, traveltech, M2M/IoT, retail
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Currently we have some top internet companies in China implementing Nebula Graph...
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Market metrics15 beta testers
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At our very early stage, Nebula Graph has already received 3.5k stars and thousands...
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Licensing and pricing modelsannual fee covering license and support based on number of physical cores
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Nebula Graph is open source and free to use under Apache 2.0 license and Common Clause...
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