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

DBMS > BigchainDB vs. Solr

System Properties Comparison BigchainDB vs. Solr

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare BigchainDB and Solr with MongoDB, Cassandra and Redis.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameBigchainDB  Xexclude from comparisonSolr  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionBigchainDB is scalable blockchain database offering decentralization, immutability and native assetsA widely used enterprise search engine based on Apache Lucene
Primary database modelDocument storeSearch engine
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.67
Rank#182  Overall
#27  Document stores
Score57.22
Rank#17  Overall
#3  Search engines
Websitewww.bigchaindb.comlucene.apache.org/­solr
Technical documentationbigchaindb.readthedocs.io/­en/­latestlucene.apache.org/­solr/­resources.html
DeveloperApache Software Foundation
Initial release20162004
Current release8.3.0, November 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoAGPL v3Open Source infoApache Version 2
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 languagePythonJava
Server operating systemsLinuxAll OS with a Java VM and a servlet container inforuns as a servlet in servlet container (e.g. Tomcat, Jetty is included)
Data schemeschema-freeyes infoDynamic Fields enables on-the-fly addition of new fields
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyes infosupports customizable data types and automatic typing
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 indexesyes infoAll search fields are automatically indexed
SQL infoSupport of SQLnono infosupports limited query time joins
APIs and other access methodsCLI Client
RESTful HTTP API
Java API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesGo
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
.Net
Erlang
Java
JavaScript
any language that supports sockets and either XML or JSON
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresJava plugins
Triggersyes infoUser configurable commands triggered on index changes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorcloud/distributed (via Zookeeper)
Master-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency infoslaves poll the master in predefined intervalls
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataoptimistic locking infoSolr 4
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
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.no
User concepts infoAccess controlyes

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
BigchainDBSolr
DB-Engines blog posts

Elasticsearch replaced Solr as the most popular search engine
12 January 2016, Paul Andlinger

Enterprise Search Engines almost double their popularity in the last 12 months
2 July 2014, Paul Andlinger

The DB-Engines ranking includes now search engines
4 February 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

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

Global Blockchain for Enterprise Applications Market 2019-25 is booming in forthcoming year by leading players like Barclays, BigchainDB, Block Array, ConsenSys, Digital Asset Holdings and Many More.
18 November 2019, Market Report Gazette

Emerging Trends in Blockchain in Automotive and Aerospace & Aviation Market 2019 |Revenue, Growth,Opportunities, Demand & Forecast To 2026 |Key Players: IBM, Amazon.com, Inc., Accenture plc, Microsoft Corporation, Bitfury Group Ltd & More
5 December 2019, Market Expert

Automotive Blockchain Market Research Report (2019-2025): Analysis, Size and Forecast | carVertical, Microsoft Corporation, Accenture PLC
22 November 2019, Wheel Chronicle

BigchainDB: Blockchain and Data Storage
4 June 2018, SitePoint

provided by Google News

Exploit code published for two dangerous Apache Solr remote code execution flaws
26 November 2019, ZDNet

Apache Solr Bug Gets Bumped Up to High Severity
20 November 2019, Threatpost

Experts Expect “Aggressive Exploitation” of Two Apache Solr Vulnerabilities
26 November 2019, Computer Business Review

Exploit Code Escalates Apache Solr Vulnerability To 'High Risk' Status
26 November 2019, Security Intelligence

Week in review: The data skills gap, new Kali Linux release, Apache Solr RCEs with public PoCs
1 December 2019, Help Net Security

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Data Engineer
Everis, Connecticut

Sr Developer
WebMD, New York, NY

.Net Developer
WebMD, New York, NY

Full Stack Developer
WebMD, New York, NY

IT Technology Innovation Lead
UL LLC, Northbrook, IL

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

RavenDB logo

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

Couchbase logo

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


Datastax logo

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

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.

Present your product here