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System Properties Comparison BoltDB vs. RocksDB vs. Rockset vs. Splunk

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NameBoltDB  Xexclude from comparisonRocksDB  Xexclude from comparisonRockset  Xexclude from comparisonSplunk  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn embedded key-value store for Go.Embeddable persistent key-value store optimized for fast storage (flash and RAM)A scalable, reliable search and analytics service in the cloud, built on RocksDBAnalytics Platform for Big Data
Primary database modelKey-value storeKey-value storeDocument storeSearch engine
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
Search engine
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.48
Rank#208  Overall
#35  Key-value stores
Score2.42
Rank#99  Overall
#18  Key-value stores
Score0.37
Rank#224  Overall
#31  Document stores
Score90.53
Rank#12  Overall
#2  Search engines
Websitegithub.com/­boltdb/­boltrocksdb.orgrockset.comwww.splunk.com
Technical documentationgithub.com/­facebook/­rocksdb/­wikidocs.rockset.com/­overviewdocs.splunk.com/­Documentation/­Splunk
DeveloperFacebook, Inc.RocksetSplunk Inc.
Initial release2013201320192003
Current release6.3.6, October 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT LicenseOpen Source infoBSDcommercialcommercial infoLimited free edition and free developer edition available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageGoC++C++
Server operating systemsBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
hostedLinux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenonodynamic typingyes
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.nonono infoingestion from XML files supportedyes
Secondary indexesnonoall fields are automatically indexedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoRead-only SQL queries, including JOINsno infoSplunk Search Processing Language for search commands
APIs and other access methodsC++ API
Java API
HTTP RESTHTTP REST
Supported programming languagesGoC++
Java
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C#
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnononoyes
Triggersnononoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenoneAutomatic shardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnonenoneyesMaster-master replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneEventual ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayesyesnono infoA 'Transaction' in Splunk has a different meaning: grouping related events into a single one for later searching
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlnonoAccess rights for users and organizations can be defined via Rockset consoleAccess rights for users and roles

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