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System Properties Comparison Cassandra vs. JaguarDB vs. Newts

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NameCassandra  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonNewts  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionWide-column store based on ideas of BigTable and DynamoDB infoOptimized for write accessPerformant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applicationsTime Series DBMS based on Cassandra
Primary database modelWide column storeKey-value storeTime Series DBMS
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Score119.28
Rank#10  Overall
#1  Wide column stores
Score0.00
Rank#348  Overall
#55  Key-value stores
Score0.00
Rank#353  Overall
#34  Time Series DBMS
Websitecassandra.apache.orgwww.datajaguar.comopennms.github.io/­newts
Technical documentationcassandra.apache.org/­doc/­latestwww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpgithub.com/­OpenNMS/­newts/­wiki
DeveloperApache Software Foundation infoApache top level project, originally developped by FacebookDataJaguar, Inc.OpenNMS Group
Initial release200820152014
Current release4.0.1, September 20212.9.4 September 2018
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache version 2Open Source infoGPL V3.0Open Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageJavaC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languagesJava
Server operating systemsBSD
Linux
OS X
Windows
LinuxLinux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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
Secondary indexesrestricted infoonly equality queries, not always the best performing solutionyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like SELECT, DML and DDL statements (CQL)A subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersno
APIs and other access methodsProprietary protocol infoCQL (Cassandra Query Language, an SQL-like language)
Thrift
JDBC
ODBC
HTTP REST
Java API
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonono
Triggersyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infono "single point of failure"ShardingSharding infobased on Cassandra
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factor infoRepresentation of geographical distribution of servers is possibleMulti-source replicationselectable replication factor infobased on Cassandra
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be individually decided for each write operation
Eventual ConsistencyEventual Consistency infobased on Cassandra
Immediate Consistency infobased on Cassandra
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoAtomicity and isolation are supported for single operationsnono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nonono
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users can be defined per objectrights management via user accountsno
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Specific characteristicsApache Cassandra is the leading NoSQL, distributed database management system, well...
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SQL support, group by, order by, time-series data auto-aggregation
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Competitive advantagesNo single point of failure ensures 100% availability . Operational simplicity for...
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Extremely easy to scale-out (in seconds) 100,000 times faster
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Typical application scenariosInternet of Things (IOT), fraud detection applications, recommendation engines, product...
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IoT data, time series data, geospatial data, AI data. Any type of numerical data.
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Key customersApple, Netflix, Uber, ING,, Intuit,Fidelity, NY Times, Outbrain, BazaarVoice, Best...
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Quantea, 2PiDay, Synqy, IIVI
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Market metricsCassandra is used by 40% of the Fortune 100.
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Advertising awareness, installed base, brand image, market share
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Licensing and pricing modelsApache license  Pricing for commercial distributions provided by DataStax and available...
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Free-trial license, per-node license, and subscription license.
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