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NameBigchainDB  Xexclude from comparisonInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonRethinkDB  Xexclude from comparisonTarantool  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionBigchainDB is scalable blockchain database offering decentralization, immutability and native assetsDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsDBMS for the Web with a mechanism to push updated query results to applications in realtime.In-memory database with an integrated application server
Primary database modelDocument storeTime Series DBMSDocument storeKey-value store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.78
Rank#188  Overall
#30  Document stores
Score26.32
Rank#27  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score4.17
Rank#82  Overall
#14  Document stores
Score1.63
Rank#134  Overall
#26  Key-value stores
Websitewww.bigchaindb.comwww.influxdata.com/­products/­influxdb-overviewrethinkdb.comwww.tarantool.io
Technical documentationbigchaindb.readthedocs.io/­en/­latestdocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbrethinkdb.com/­docswww.tarantool.io/­en/­doc
DeveloperThe Linux Foundation infosince July 2017Mail.ru Group
Initial release2016201320092008
Current release2.0.2, November 20202.4.1, August 20202.4.2, July 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoAGPL v3Open Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availableOpen Source infoApache Version 2Open Source infoBSD
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languagePythonGoC++C and C++
Server operating systemsLinuxLinux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
Linux
OS X
Windows
BSD
Linux
macOS
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeschema-freeschema-free, schema definition possible
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoNumeric data and Stringsyes infostring, binary, float, bool, date, geometrystring, double, decimal, uuid, integer, blob, boolean
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.nononono
Secondary indexesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like query languagenoFull-featured ANSI SQL support
APIs and other access methodsCLI Client
RESTful HTTP API
HTTP API
JSON over UDP
Open binary protocol
Supported programming languagesGo
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
C infocommunity-supported driver
C# infocommunity-supported driver
C++ infocommunity-supported driver
Clojure infocommunity-supported driver
Dart infocommunity-supported driver
Erlang infocommunity-supported driver
Go infocommunity-supported driver
Haskell infocommunity-supported driver
Java infoofficial driver
JavaScript (Node.js) infoofficial driver
Lisp infocommunity-supported driver
Lua infocommunity-supported driver
Objective-C infocommunity-supported driver
Perl infocommunity-supported driver
PHP infocommunity-supported driver
Python infoofficial driver
Ruby infoofficial driver
Scala infocommunity-supported driver
C
C#
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Rust
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoLua, C and SQL stored procedures
TriggersnoClient-side triggers through changefeedsyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoin enterprise version onlySharding inforange basedHash sharding based on virtual buckets
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlySource-replica replicationMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononoyes, with SQL
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoAtomic single-document operationsACID, read commited
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes infoMVCC basedyes, cooperative multitasking
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes,with MongoDB ord RethinkDByesyesyes, regular snapshots on disk, write ahead logging
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infoDepending on used storage enginenoyes, full featured in-memory storage engine with persistence
User concepts infoAccess controlyessimple rights management via user accountsyes infousers and table-level permissionsAccess rights for users and roles
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BigchainDBInfluxDBRethinkDBTarantool
Specific characteristicsInfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB , the open source time series database. It...
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Competitive advantagesTime to Value An end-to-end platform, InfluxData is ready to go on the cloud or via...
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Typical application scenariosIoT & Sensor Monitoring Instrumentation of every available surface in the material...
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Key customersInfluxData has over 630 paying customers, including IBM, PayPal, Siemens Tesla and...
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Market metricsFastest growing database to garnish 17,000 github stars Over 260,000 daily active...
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Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source core with closed source clustering available either on-premise or on...
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