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System Properties Comparison ClickHouse vs. GridDB vs. HBase

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NameClickHouse  Xexclude from comparisonGridDB  Xexclude from comparisonHBase  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionColumn-oriented Relational DBMS powering YandexScalable in-memory time series database optimized for IoT and Big DataWide-column store based on Apache Hadoop and on concepts of BigTable
Primary database modelRelational DBMSTime Series DBMSWide column store
Secondary database modelsTime Series DBMSKey-value store
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score12.32
Rank#46  Overall
#30  Relational DBMS
Score1.23
Rank#159  Overall
#11  Time Series DBMS
Score43.19
Rank#26  Overall
#2  Wide column stores
Websiteclickhouse.techgriddb.nethbase.apache.org
Technical documentationclickhouse.tech/­docsdocs.griddb.nethbase.apache.org
DeveloperClickhouse Inc.Toshiba CorporationApache Software Foundation infoApache top-level project, originally developed by Powerset
Initial release201620132008
Current releasev22.3.3.44-lts, April 20224.6, February 20212.3.4, January 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoAGPL version 3 and Apache License, version 2.0 , commercial license (standard and advanced editions) also availableOpen Source infoApache version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Cloudera Operational Database: Cloud-native autonomous Apache HBase for unparalleled scale, performance and reliability. Automate and simplify database management with capabilities like auto-scale, auto-heal, and auto-tune.
Implementation languageC++C++Java
Server operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
macOS
LinuxLinux
Unix
Windows infousing Cygwin
Data schemeyesyesschema-free, schema definition possible
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes infonumerical, string, blob, geometry, boolean, timestampoptions to bring your own types, AVRO
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 indexesnoyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLClose to ANSI SQLSQL92, SQL-like TQL (Toshiba Query Language)no
APIs and other access methodsHTTP REST
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
Proprietary protocolJava API
RESTful HTTP API
Thrift
Supported programming languagesC# info3rd party library
C++
Elixir info3rd party library
Go info3rd party library
Java info3rd party library
JavaScript (Node.js) info3rd party library
Kotlin info3rd party library
Nim info3rd party library
Perl info3rd party library
PHP info3rd party library
Python info3rd party library
R info3rd party library
Ruby info3rd party library
Scala info3rd party library
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C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
C
C#
C++
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoyes infoCoprocessors in Java
Triggersnoyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replicationMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoConnector for using GridDB as an input source and output destination for Hadoop MapReduce jobsyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate consistency within container, eventual consistency across containersImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACID at container levelSingle row ACID (across millions of columns)
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.yesyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesAccess rights for users can be defined per databaseAccess Control Lists (ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABAC
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ClickHouseGridDBHBase
Specific characteristicsGridDB is a highly scalable, in-memory time series database optimized for IoT and...
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Apache HBase is the leading NoSQL, distributed database management system, well suited...
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Competitive advantages1. Optimized for IoT Equipped with Toshiba's proprietary key-container data model...
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No single point of failure ensures very high availability with multiple customers...
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Typical application scenariosFactory IoT, Automative Industry, Energy, BEMS, Smart Community, Monitoring system.
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Internet of Things (IOT), fraud detection applications, recommendation engines, product...
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Key customersDenso International [see use case ] An Electric Power company [see use case ] Ishinomaki...
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Apple, Salesforce, Cerner, Allegis Group, Bloomberg, Airtel, Thomson Reuters, Dish,...
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Market metricsGitHub trending repository
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#1 largest NoSQL database by revenue
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Licensing and pricing modelsOpen Source license (AGPL v3 & Apache v2) Commercial license (subscription)
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Apache license P ricing for commercial distribution provided by Cloudera and available...
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