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

DBMS > BigchainDB vs. dBASE vs. Riak KV

System Properties Comparison BigchainDB vs. dBASE vs. Riak KV

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameBigchainDB  Xexclude from comparisondBASE  Xexclude from comparisonRiak KV  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionBigchainDB is scalable blockchain database offering decentralization, immutability and native assetsdBase was one of the first databases with a development environment on PC's. Its latest version dBase V is still sold as dBase classic, which needs a DOS Emulation. The up-to-date product is dBase plus.Distributed, fault tolerant key-value store
Primary database modelDocument storeRelational DBMSKey-value store infowith links between data sets and object tags for the creation of secondary indexes
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.68
Rank#184  Overall
#27  Document stores
Score14.66
Rank#37  Overall
#23  Relational DBMS
Score5.67
Rank#57  Overall
#9  Key-value stores
Websitewww.bigchaindb.comwww.dbase.combasho.com/­products/­riak-kv
Technical documentationbigchaindb.readthedocs.io/­en/­latestwww.dbase.com/­support/­knowledgebase
DeveloperAsthon TateBasho Technologies
Initial release201619792009
Current releasedBASE PLUS 11, December 20162.1.0, April 2015
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoAGPL v3commercialOpen Source infoApache version 2, commercial enterprise edition
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languagePythonErlang
Server operating systemsLinuxDOS infodBase Classic
Windows infodBase Pro
Linux
OS X
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 indexesyesrestricted
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonono
APIs and other access methodsCLI Client
RESTful HTTP API
none infoThe IDE can access other DBMS or ODBC-sources.HTTP API
Native Erlang Interface
Supported programming languagesGo
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
dBase proprietary IDEC infounofficial client library
C#
C++ infounofficial client library
Clojure infounofficial client library
Dart infounofficial client library
Erlang
Go infounofficial client library
Groovy infounofficial client library
Haskell infounofficial client library
Java
JavaScript infounofficial client library
Lisp infounofficial client library
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala infounofficial client library
Smalltalk infounofficial client library
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno infoThe IDE can access stored procedures in other database systems.JavaScript and Erlang
Triggersnoyes infopre-commit hooks and post-commit hooks
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnoneSharding infono "single point of failure"
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factornoneselectable replication factor
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 infolinks between data sets can be stored
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infonot for dBase internal data, but IDE does support transactions when accessing external DBMSno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes,with MongoDB ord RethinkDByesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlyesAccess rights for users and rolesno

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
BigchainDBdBASERiak KV
DB-Engines blog posts

DB-Engines Ranking coverage expanded to 169 database management systems
3 June 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Blockchain for Enterprise Applications Market to enjoy 'explosive growth' to 2025 | Barclays, BigchainDB, Block Array, ConsenSys
18 November 2019, Daily Market Insight

Global Automotive Blockchain Market 2019 Industry Outlook – IBM Corporation, carVertical, Helbiz, ShiftMobility, BigchainDB
14 November 2019, News Midget

Future Scope of Global Blockchain in Energy Market 2024 by Top Key Players Profiled: SAP SE, BigchainDB, BTL Group Limited, Deloitte, Grid+ and others
19 November 2019, Market News Reports

Latest Report on Blockchain in Energy Market Future Scope Including Top key Players SAP SE, BigchainDB
18 November 2019, Globe News Reports

Automotive Blockchain Market Top Key Players- Microsoft, carVertical, Gem, RSK Labs, FOAM, Consensys, Cube, BigchainDB
16 November 2019, News Hours Today

provided by Google News

Global Object-Oriented Databases Software Market Research Report 2019-2024 – Google, ObjectBox, Microsoft, DBase, Cyebiz, InterSystems
18 November 2019, News Adopt

Object-Oriented Databases Software Massive growth expects by Market 2019 opportunity assessments, growth factors, by major key players Google, Microsoft, InterSystems, DBase, Cyebiz, VelocityDB
31 October 2019, Market Expert

Latest forecast on Object-Oriented Databases Software market Will Reflect Significant Growth Prospects during 2019-2026 | Google, Microsoft, Inter Systems, DBase, Cyebiz, VelocityDB
11 November 2019, Market Expert

dBase, LLC. is excited to announce the NEW version of dBASE® 2019 Optimized Edition
19 July 2019, MENAFN.COM

5 ancient software programs we refuse to give up
31 July 2019, PCWorld

provided by Google News

Is Riak A Good NoSQL Database Option?
1 July 2019, Analytics India Magazine

Basho open-sources its Riak TS database for the Internet Of Things
5 May 2016, TechCrunch

Basho's database downfall highlights danger of bringing too-niche tech to market
10 July 2018, TechRepublic

Basho, Maker of Riak NoSQL Database, Raises $25M
13 January 2015, Data Center Knowledge

NoSQL database Riak acquired following Basho’s fall from grace
13 September 2017, Computer Business Review

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Business Intelligence Analyst
Clinical Reference Laboratory, Lenexa, KS

COMPUTER SPECIALIST (FIELD SUPPORT TECH)
Navy Exchange Service Command, Washington, DC

QUALITY SPECIALIST
Senior Aerospace SSP, Burbank, CA

Research Assistant, MA
Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Supervisor Patient Access - Albany Memorial Hospital Albany NY - FT Days
St. Peter's Health Partners, Albany, NY

Platform Architects
CCC Information Services Inc., Austin, TX

IT Systems Administrator
AWeber, Chalfont, PA

Systems Analyst
Highbrow Technologies, Bentonville, AR

PostgreSQL Database Admin
AWeber, Chalfont, PA

Cloud Support Associate - Databases
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Herndon, VA

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.

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

Couchbase logo

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

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance


Datastax logo

Build data-driven applications that set the standard for performance, availability,
& scale with DataStax.
Learn more.

Present your product here