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System Properties Comparison BigchainDB vs. SwayDB

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NameBigchainDB  Xexclude from comparisonSwayDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionBigchainDB is scalable blockchain database offering decentralization, immutability and native assetsAn embeddable, non-blocking, type-safe key-value store for single or multiple disks and in-memory storage
Primary database modelDocument storeKey-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.67
Rank#182  Overall
#27  Document stores
Score0.10
Rank#281  Overall
#44  Key-value stores
Websitewww.bigchaindb.comwww.swaydb.io
Technical documentationbigchaindb.readthedocs.io/­en/­latest
DeveloperSimer Plaha
Initial release20162018
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoAGPL v3Open Source infoGNU Affero GPL V3.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languagePythonScala
Server operating systemsLinux
Data schemeschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenono
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 indexesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnono
APIs and other access methodsCLI Client
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesGo
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
Java
Kotlin
Scala
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 systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic execution of operations
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.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlyesno

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Recent citations in the news

Blockchain in Energy Market Top companies- SAP SE, BigchainDB, BTL Group Limited, Deloitte, Grid+, Infosys, Microsoft
6 December 2019, Electronics Industry News

Trending Research Report on Blockchain In Automotive Market 2019 | Key Companies ruling the Industry are IBM, Microsoft, Accenture, carVertical, Helbiz, Tech Mahindra, SHIFTMobility, BigchainDB, etc
9 December 2019, Techi Labs

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

Growth of Blockchain for Enterprise Applications Market has been derived from the growing CAGR 2019 to 2025 with key vendors Barclays, BigchainDB, Block Array, ConsenSys, Digital Asset Holdings
10 December 2019, Bishop's Cleeve Bulletin

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

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Partial DB transfers can work - I did one, says Standard Life boss
2 November 2017, Citywire.co.uk

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