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DBMS > BigchainDB vs. Drizzle vs. PouchDB

System Properties Comparison BigchainDB vs. Drizzle vs. PouchDB

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NameBigchainDB  Xexclude from comparisonDrizzle  Xexclude from comparisonPouchDB  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.
DescriptionBigchainDB is scalable blockchain database offering decentralization, immutability and native assetsMySQL fork with a pluggable micro-kernel and with an emphasis of performance over compatibility.JavaScript DBMS with an API inspired by CouchDB
Primary database modelDocument storeRelational DBMSDocument store
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Trend Chart
Score0.67
Rank#189  Overall
#28  Document stores
Score2.96
Rank#88  Overall
#16  Document stores
Websitewww.bigchaindb.compouchdb.com
Technical documentationbigchaindb.readthedocs.io/­en/­latestpouchdb.com/­guides
DeveloperDrizzle project, originally started by Brian AkerApache Software Foundation
Initial release201620082012
Current release7.2.4, September 20127.1.1, June 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoAGPL v3Open Source infoGNU GPLOpen Source
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languagePythonC++JavaScript
Server operating systemsLinuxFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
server-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)
Data schemeschema-freeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyesno
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 indexesyesyes infovia views
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infowith proprietary extensionsno
APIs and other access methodsCLI Client
RESTful HTTP API
JDBCHTTP REST infoonly for PouchDB Server
JavaScript API
Supported programming languagesGo
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
C
C++
Java
PHP
JavaScript
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoView functions in JavaScript
Triggersno infohooks for callbacks inside the server can be used.yes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingSharding infowith a proxy-based framework, named couchdb-lounge
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
Master-master replication infoalso with CouchDB databases
Master-slave replication infoalso with CouchDB databases
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes,with MongoDB ord RethinkDByesyes infoby using IndexedDB, WebSQL or LevelDB as backend
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlyesPluggable authentication mechanisms infoe.g. LDAP, HTTPno

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