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System Properties Comparison BaseX vs. HBase vs. Nebula Graph

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NameBaseX  Xexclude from comparisonHBase  Xexclude from comparisonNebula Graph  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionLight-weight Native XML DBMS with support for XQuery 3.0 and interactive GUI.Wide-column store based on Apache Hadoop and on concepts of BigTableA distributed, linear scalable, high perfomant Graph DBMS
Primary database modelNative XML DBMSWide column storeGraph DBMS
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Score1.78
Rank#129  Overall
#4  Native XML DBMS
Score48.36
Rank#22  Overall
#2  Wide column stores
Score0.55
Rank#222  Overall
#18  Graph DBMS
Websitebasex.orghbase.apache.orggithub.com/­vesoft-inc/­nebula
nebula-graph.io
Technical documentationdocs.basex.orghbase.apache.orgdocs.nebula-graph.io
DeveloperBaseX GmbHApache Software Foundation infoApache top-level project, originally developed by PowersetVesoft Inc.
Initial release200720082019
Current release9.4.3, September 20202.2.0, June 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSD licenseOpen Source infoApache version 2Open Source infoApache Version 2.0 + Common Clause 1.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageJavaJavaC++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
Linux
Unix
Windows infousing Cygwin
Linux
Data schemeschema-freeschema-free, schema definition possibleStrong typed schema
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateno infoXQuery supports typesoptions to bring your own types, AVROyes
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 indexesyesnoyes 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 SQLnonoSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsJava API
RESTful HTTP API
RESTXQ
WebDAV
XML:DB
XQJ
Java API
RESTful HTTP API
Thrift
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#
C++
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
C++
Go
Java
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesyes infoCoprocessors in Java
Triggersyes infovia eventsyes
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 methodsnoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes infoRelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datamultiple readers, single writerSingle row ACID (across millions of columns)ACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes 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 levelsAccess Control Lists (ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABACRole-based access control
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BaseXHBaseNebula Graph
Specific characteristicsApache HBase is the leading NoSQL, distributed database management system, well suited...
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Nebula Graph is a truly distributed, linearly scalable, lightning-fast graph database,...
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Competitive advantagesNo single point of failure ensures very high availability with multiple customers...
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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 scenariosInternet of Things (IOT), fraud detection applications, recommendation engines, product...
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Social networking Fraud detection Knowledge graph Data warehouse management Anti...
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Key customersApple, Salesforce, Cerner, Allegis Group, Bloomberg, Airtel, Thomson Reuters, Dish,...
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Currently we have some top internet companies in China implementing Nebula Graph...
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Market metrics#1 largest NoSQL database by revenue
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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 modelsApache license P ricing for commercial distribution provided by Cloudera and available...
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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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