DB-EnginesInfluxDB download bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > BigchainDB vs. RRDtool

System Properties Comparison BigchainDB vs. RRDtool

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare BigchainDB and RRDtool with PostgreSQL, MySQL and CouchDB.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameBigchainDB  Xexclude from comparisonRRDtool  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionBigchainDB is scalable blockchain database offering decentralization, immutability and native assetsIndustry standard data logging and graphing tool for time series data. RRD is an acronym for round-robin database. infoThe data is stored in a circular buffer, thus the system storage footprint remains constant over time.
Primary database modelDocument storeTime Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.80
Rank#190  Overall
#31  Document stores
Score3.30
Rank#97  Overall
#5  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.bigchaindb.comoss.oetiker.ch/­rrdtool
Technical documentationbigchaindb.readthedocs.io/­en/­latestoss.oetiker.ch/­rrdtool/­doc
DeveloperTobias Oetiker
Initial release20161999
Current release1.7.2, May 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoAGPL v3Open Source infoGPL V2 and FLOSS
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languagePythonC infoImplementations in Java (e.g. RRD4J) and C# available
Server operating systemsLinuxHP-UX
Linux
Data schemeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoNumeric data only
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 infoExporting into and restoring from XML files possible
Secondary indexesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnono
APIs and other access methodsCLI Client
RESTful HTTP API
in-process shared library
Pipes
Supported programming languagesGo
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
C infowith librrd library
C# infowith a different implementation of RRDTool
Java infowith a different implementation of RRDTool
JavaScript (Node.js) infowith a different implementation of RRDTool
Lua
Perl
PHP infowith a wrapper library
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno
Triggersno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factornone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnone
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoby using the rrdcached daemon
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes,with MongoDB ord RethinkDByes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlyesno

More information provided by the system vendor

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
BigchainDBRRDtool
DB-Engines blog posts

Time Series DBMS are the database category with the fastest increase in popularity
4 July 2016, Matthias Gelbmann

Time Series DBMS as a new trend?
1 June 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Bruce Pon: CEO at BigChainDB Explains how Ocean Protocol Allows Developers to Build Marketplaces for Sharing Data
19 November 2020, Crowdfund Insider

Global Blockchain In Automotive Market in-Depth Analysis by Vendors: IBM (US), Microsoft (US), Accenture (Ireland), carVertical (Estonia), Helbiz (US), Tech Mahindra (India), SHIFTMobility (US), BigchainDB (Germany)
3 December 2020, Cheshire Media

Impact Of Covid-19 on Blockchain for Enterprise Applications Market 2020 Industry Challenges, Business Overview and Forecast Research Study 2026
4 December 2020, Murphy's Hockey Law

Blockchain In Government Market – Major Technology Giants in Buzz Again | Bitfury, BigchainDB, Accenture
28 November 2020, Murphy's Hockey Law

Trending News: Blockchain for Enterprise Applications Market Overview and Forecast Report 2020-2026 – Top players: BigchainDB, Block Array, ConsenSys, Digital Asset Holdings, Ericsson, etc. | InForGrowth
1 December 2020, Canaan Mountain Herald

provided by Google News

Bare-Bones Monitoring with Monit and RRDtool
21 March 2019, Linux Journal

How to install and use RRDTool to speed up MRTG monitoring
24 June 2009, SearchDataCenter.com

The 16 Best Free and Open Source Network Monitoring Tools for 2020
8 April 2020, Solutions Review

On-premises server monitoring tools meet business needs, budget
31 December 2019, TechTarget

How to install Cacti SNMP Monitor on Ubuntu
24 November 2017, TechRepublic

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Systems Engineer
Domeyard LP, Boston, MA

Technical Support Engineer/Unix Admin
DigiLink, Marina del Rey, CA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

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.

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Present your product here