DB-EngineseXtremeDB: Active Replication Fabric for Reliable IoT Database ManagementEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > BigchainDB vs. Microsoft Azure Table Storage vs. OpenEdge vs. Realm

System Properties Comparison BigchainDB vs. Microsoft Azure Table Storage vs. OpenEdge vs. Realm

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameBigchainDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Table Storage  Xexclude from comparisonOpenEdge  Xexclude from comparisonRealm  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionBigchainDB is scalable blockchain database offering decentralization, immutability and native assetsA Wide Column Store for rapid development using massive semi-structured datasetsApplication development environment with integrated database management systemA DBMS built for use on mobile devices that’s a fast, easy to use alternative to SQLite and Core Data
Primary database modelDocument storeWide column storeRelational DBMSDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.83
Rank#180  Overall
#27  Document stores
Score5.77
Rank#66  Overall
#5  Wide column stores
Score5.06
Rank#74  Overall
#41  Relational DBMS
Score8.75
Rank#47  Overall
#8  Document stores
Websitewww.bigchaindb.comazure.microsoft.com/­en-us/­services/­storage/­tableswww.progress.com/­openedgerealm.io
Technical documentationbigchaindb.readthedocs.io/­en/­latestdocumentation.progress.com/­output/­ua/­OpenEdge_latestrealm.io/­docs
DeveloperMicrosoftProgress Software CorporationRealm, acquired by MongoDB in May 2019
Initial release2016201219842014
Current releaseOpenEdge 12.2, March 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoAGPL v3commercialcommercialOpen Source
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languagePython
Server operating systemsLinuxhostedAIX
HP-UX
Linux
Solaris
Windows
Android
Backend: server-less
iOS
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyesyesyes
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.nonoyesno
Secondary indexesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoyes infoclose to SQL 92no
APIs and other access methodsCLI Client
RESTful HTTP API
RESTful HTTP APIJDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesGo
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
.Net
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Progress proprietary ABL (Advanced Business Language).Net
Java infowith Android only
Objective-C
React Native
Swift
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyesno inforuns within the applications so server-side scripts are unnecessary
Triggersnoyesyes infoChange Listeners
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud servicehorizontal partitioning infosince Version 11.4none
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factoryes infoimplicit feature of the cloud service. Replication either local, cross-facility or geo-redundant.Source-replica replicationnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataoptimistic lockingACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes,with MongoDB ord RethinkDByesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nonoyes infoIn-Memory realm
User concepts infoAccess controlyesAccess rights based on private key authentication or shared access signaturesUsers and groupsyes
More information provided by the system vendor
BigchainDBMicrosoft Azure Table StorageOpenEdgeRealm
Specific characteristicsNow a part of MongoDB Data Platform , Realm Database is the fast, easy to use, and...
» more
Competitive advantagesRealm ensures offline-first functionality, meaning apps run smoothly and deliver...
» more
Typical application scenariosMobile Consumer Apps First-Line Worker Apps
» more
Key customersCathay Pacific Royal Carribbean Cruise Lines Open Source Database powers apps built...
» more
Market metricsUsed by 100,000+ developers 2 bn installs Currently used in 40k+ applications in...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsRealm database is licensed under the Apache License v2.0.
» more

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
BigchainDBMicrosoft Azure Table StorageOpenEdgeRealm
DB-Engines blog posts

MySQL, PostgreSQL and Redis are the winners of the March ranking
2 March 2016, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Blockchain for Enterprise Applications Market R & D including top key players Barclays, BigchainDB, Block Array, ConsenSys
25 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

Blockchain for Enterprise Applications Market Is Thriving Worldwide | Barclays, BigchainDB, Block Array, ConsenSys, Digital Asset Holdings, Ericsson, Ethereum, Everledger, Evernym, Factom, Filament, Guardtime, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, Mavenir Systems, Microsoft, Mobivity, Omega Grid
28 September 2020, The Market Records

Blockchain Market to Witness Astonishing Growth by 2026 | BlockCypher (US), Symbiont (US), BigchainDB ( Germany)
24 September 2020, Crypto Daily

Blockchain In Energy Market 2020 Forecast Overview, Supply Chain Analysis By – WePower, Deloitte, Nodalblock, Oracle, Accenture, Lo3 Energy, Inc., Grid+, Infosys, BTL Group Limited, BigchainDB, IBM, SAP SE, Microsoft, Power Ledger, AWS
29 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

Global Automotive Blockchain Market Size with Growing Technologies and Forecast Report to 2027 | Bigchaindb, Shiftmobility, Context Labs, Cube, Carblock, NXM Labs, Xain, HCL Technologies,
18 September 2020, Reported Times

provided by Google News

Microsoft Buys Makers Of Doom For $7.5 Billion: A Win For Azure
24 September 2020, Analytics India Magazine

How to use Azure Table storage in .Net
14 January 2019, InfoWorld

Load data from Azure Blob storage into Azure SQL - Microsoft
23 April 2020, Channel 9

Get to know Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB use cases
11 November 2019, TechTarget

AzUrlShortener: An open source, budget-friendly URL shortener - Microsoft
15 May 2020, Channel 9

provided by Google News

SQL vs. NoSQL vs. NewSQL: Finding the Right Solution
17 August 2015, Dataconomy

Industry Spotlight: Extracting data from inside the app
1 June 2017, SDTimes.com

Healthcare IT Market Size 2019 Global Industry Share, Growth, Trend, Opportunities and Forecast to 2026
3 April 2019, Insurance News Net

provided by Google News

MongoDB Cloud brings developers and edge together
10 June 2020, TechRadar South Africa

MongoDB Extends Cloud Lineup With New Database Release, Search And Mobile Tools
12 June 2020, CRN: Technology news for channel partners and solution providers

MongoDB Cloud Gives Developers An Escape From Data Silos With First-Ever Unified Cloud-To-Mobile Experience
9 June 2020, PRNewswire

Realm Makes PostgreSQL Real-Time with New Connector
21 March 2017, Database Trends and Applications

Realm explains the benefits of realtime collaboration for mobile apps
24 October 2016, App Developer Magazine

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Frontend Developer
Cognizant Technology Solutions, Jersey City, NJ

Cloud Solution Architect (FTE)
Inviso Corporation, Bellevue, WA

Azure Lead SME
Capgemini, Ohio, NY

BCBSLA - RFP-Azure Tech Lead-US
Capgemini, New York, NY

Enterprise Cloud Architect
GNC, Pittsburgh, PA

Payment Solutions Accountant
Vermont Systems, Essex Junction, VT

Progress 4GL - Senior Consultant
Virtusa, Philadelphia, PA

iOS Tooling Engineer - San Francisco
Lyft, San Francisco, CA

Software Engineer, iOS - San Francisco
Lyft, San Francisco, CA

jobs by Indeed




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.

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

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!

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here