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DBMS > BigObject vs. CrateDB vs. Machbase

System Properties Comparison BigObject vs. CrateDB vs. Machbase

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NameBigObject  Xexclude from comparisonCrateDB  Xexclude from comparisonMachbase infoFormer name was Infiniflux  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAnalytic DBMS for real-time computations and queriesDistributed Date Store based on LuceneTimeSeries DBMS for AIoT and BigData
Primary database modelRelational DBMS infoa hierachical model (tree) can be imposedRelational DBMS
Search engine
Time Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Time Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.09
Rank#308  Overall
#140  Relational DBMS
Score0.90
Rank#183  Overall
#87  Relational DBMS
#11  Search engines
Score0.02
Rank#338  Overall
#32  Time Series DBMS
Websitebigobject.iocrate.iowww.machbase.com
Technical documentationdocs.bigobject.iocrate.io/­docsendoc.machbase.com
DeveloperBigObject, Inc.CrateMachbase
Initial release201520132013
Current releaseV6.5, August 2021
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree community edition availableOpen Sourcecommercial infofree test version available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageJavaC
Server operating systemsLinux infodistributed as a docker-image
OS X infodistributed as a docker-image (boot2docker)
Windows infodistributed as a docker-image (boot2docker)
All OS with a Java 7 (and higher) VMLinux
Windows
Data schemeyesFlexible Schema (defined schema, partial schema, schema free)yes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like DML and DDL statementsyes, but no triggers and constraintsSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsfluentd
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
ADO.NET infocommunity maintained client
JDBC
MQTT (Message Queue Telemetry Transport)
PostgreSQL wire protocol
Prometheus Remote Read/Write
RESTful HTTP API
HTTP REST
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesErlang
Go infocommunity maintained client
Java
JavaScript (Node.js) infocommunity maintained client
Perl infocommunity maintained client
PHP
Python
Ruby infocommunity maintained client
Scala infocommunity maintained client
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
PHP infovia ODBC
Python
R infovia ODBC
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresLuauser defined functionsno
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneselectable replication factorselectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneEventual Consistency
Read Your Own Writes Consistency infofor primary key lookups
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes infoautomatically between fact table and dimension tablesnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanono infounique row identifiers can be used for implementing an optimistic concurrency control strategyno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infoRead/write lock on objects (tables, trees)yesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesno
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnoyes infovolatile and lookup table
User concepts infoAccess controlnorights management via user accountssimple password-based access control
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BigObjectCrateDBMachbase infoFormer name was Infiniflux
Specific characteristicsCrateDB is an open source distributed SQL database that spreads data and processing...
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Machbase is an extremely fast time series database which processes large volumes...
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Competitive advantagesCrateDB is typically used in operational analytics applications, particularly those...
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Fastest Database for IIoT, Independently verified, on Industry Standard Benchmarks....
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Typical application scenariosCrateDB is ideal for integrating and analyzing streams of data--often machine-generated--in...
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Distributed Query In Machbase Cluster Edition, a broker node, which is responsible...
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Key customersCrateDB customers include McAfee, Qualtrics , Nokia, NBC Golfnow , Digital Domain...
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Machbase has over 50 customers, including Samsung, POSCO, and Hyundai.
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Market metricsThe CrateDB open source project was started in 2014. CrateDB was the winner of TechCrunch...
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Real-time data processing Real-time index creation Optimized DBMS for processing...
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Licensing and pricing modelsCrateDB pricing CrateDB Community Edition is open source and free to use under the...
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Machbase provide several product editions, including: Intelligent Edge Device, Fog...
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