DB-EnginesInfluxDB download bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > BaseX vs. Drizzle vs. Memgraph vs. Nebula Graph vs. SiteWhere

System Properties Comparison BaseX vs. Drizzle vs. Memgraph vs. Nebula Graph vs. SiteWhere

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameBaseX  Xexclude from comparisonDrizzle  Xexclude from comparisonMemgraph  Xexclude from comparisonNebula Graph  Xexclude from comparisonSiteWhere  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 hybrid, in-memory first, distributed graph DBMS delivering high-performance on analytical and transactional workloads at enterprise scaleA distributed, linear scalable, high perfomant Graph DBMSM2M integration platform for persisting/querying time series data
Primary database modelNative XML DBMSRelational DBMSGraph DBMSGraph DBMSTime Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.78
Rank#129  Overall
#4  Native XML DBMS
Score0.08
Rank#302  Overall
#27  Graph DBMS
Score0.35
Rank#243  Overall
#19  Graph DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#341  Overall
#31  Time Series DBMS
Websitebasex.orgmemgraph.comgithub.com/­vesoft-inc/­nebula
nebula-graph.io
sitewhere.io
Technical documentationdocs.basex.orgdocs.memgraph.comdocs.nebula-graph.iositewhere.io/­docs/­2.1.0
DeveloperBaseX GmbHDrizzle project, originally started by Brian AkerMemgraph LtdVesoft Inc.SiteWhere
Initial release20072008201720192010
Current release9.4, July 20207.2.4, September 2012
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSD licenseOpen Source infoGNU GPLcommercial infoFree license availableOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0 + Common Clause 1.0Open Source infoCommon Public Attribution License Version 1.0
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 languageJavaC++C and C++C++Java
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
LinuxLinuxLinux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyesschema-free and schema-optionalStrong typed schemapredefined scheme
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateno infoXQuery supports typesyesyesyesyes
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 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.no
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infowith proprietary extensionsnoSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsJava API
RESTful HTTP API
RESTXQ
WebDAV
XML:DB
XQJ
JDBCBolt protocol
Cypher query language
Browser interface
console (shell)
Proprietary native API
Query language nGQL
HTTP REST
Supported programming languagesActionscript
C
C#
Haskell
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
Qt
Rebol
Ruby
Scala
Visual Basic
C
C++
Java
PHP
.Net
C
C++
Elixir
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
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 infodynamic graph partitioningShardingSharding infobased on HBase
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Multi-source replication using RAFTCausal Clustering using Raft protocolselectable replication factor infobased on HBase
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyes inforelationships in graphsyes infoRelationships in graphsno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datamultiple readers, single writerACIDACID infowith snapshot isolationACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infowith periodic snapshot and write-ahead logging (WAL) of changesyes infousing RocksDByes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers with fine-grained authorization concept on 4 levelsPluggable authentication mechanisms infoe.g. LDAP, HTTPUsers, roles and permissionsRole-based access controlUsers with fine-grained authorization concept
More information provided by the system vendor
BaseXDrizzleMemgraphNebula GraphSiteWhere
Specific characteristicsNebula Graph is a truly distributed, linearly scalable, lightning-fast graph database,...
» more
Competitive advantagesNebula Graph boasts the world's only graph database solution that is able to host...
» more
Typical application scenariosSocial networking Fraud detection Knowledge graph Data warehouse management Anti...
» more
Key customersCurrently we have some top internet companies in China implementing Nebula Graph...
» more
Market metricsAt our very early stage, Nebula Graph has already received 3.5k stars and thousands...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsNebula Graph is open source and free to use under Apache 2.0 license and Common Clause...
» more
News

New Players: Something You Should Know When Reading Nebula Graph Source Code
4 August 2020

Pick of the Week at Nebula Graph - GO with int Type
31 July 2020

Pick of the Week at Nebula Graph - FETCH Syntax Goes Further with New Features
24 July 2020

Why Using Hugo as Static Site Generator - Hands-on Experience at Nebula Graph
21 July 2020

Pick of the Week at Nebula Graph - SQL vs nGQL & Job Manager in Nebula Graph
17 July 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

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

More resources
BaseXDrizzleMemgraphNebula GraphSiteWhere
DB-Engines blog posts

MySQL won the April ranking; did its forks follow?
1 April 2015, Paul Andlinger

Has MySQL finally lost its mojo?
1 July 2013, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

XML Databases Software Market with Covid-19 Effect Analysis, Future Challenges and Growth Outlook 2025
12 August 2020, The Daily Chronicle

BaseX: Free, open source XML wrangling
3 March 2015, Network World

GraphQL And The Rise of Universal Data Access
28 October 2019, Forbes

Diagnosis Needed - Windows 7
27 April 2020, BleepingComputer

How open offices prohibit productivity and social interaction
15 February 2019, Ladders

provided by Google News

Graph Database Market Worldwide Industry Share, Size, Gross Margin, Trend, Futu
13 August 2020, News by aeresearch

Graph Database Market 2020-2025 Size, Cost, Gross, Market Share and CAGR Values Detailed Analysis by- IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, AWS, Neo4j, OrientDB, TIBCO, Franz, OpenLink Software, MarkLogic, TigerGraph, DataStax, Ontotext, Stardog, Cray, ArangoDB , Bitnine, Objectivity, Memgraph, Cambridge Semantics, Fluree, and Blazegraph
15 July 2020, Owned

Global Graph Database Market Research Report 2026 Obervational Studies with Top Manufacturers like IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, AWS, Neo4j, Orientdb
10 August 2020, galusaustralis.com

Graph database Market Valuable Growth Prospects, Size, Share, Demand and Current Trends Analysis 2025
11 August 2020, The Daily Chronicle

FactGem and Memgraph Partner to Give Clients Access to Real-Time, Transaction Based Analytics
1 February 2019, PRNewswire

provided by Google News

Nebula Graph Joins Database Race
15 June 2020, Datanami

Nebula Graph Raises $8M in Series Pre-A Funding
15 June 2020, FinSMEs

ACE Redpoint Ventures's $8 Million Investment in Nebula Graph
11 June 2020, Global Legal Chronicle

Tracking the Spread of Coronavirus with Graph Databases
12 March 2020, Datanami

Shattuck Labs Closes $118M Series B Financing
15 June 2020, FinSMEs

provided by Google News

Global Internet Of Things (IoT) Device Management Market Report 2020 with Industry Positioning of Key Vendors & COVID-19 Impact Analysis : Advantech, Aeris, Allegro Software Development Corporation
13 August 2020, Red & Black Student Newspaper

Top IoT App Development Platforms and Tools to Use in 2020
29 June 2020, Embedded Computing Design

7 ways to make your IoT-connected Raspberry Pi smarter
13 June 2016, Network World

67 open source tools and resources for the Internet of Things (IoT)
23 January 2019, TechBeacon

Cloud Native Computing Foundation Welcomes 49 New Members at Open Source Summit North America
21 August 2019, PRNewswire

provided by Google News




Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

Present your product here