DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > ClickHouse vs. Ignite vs. InfluxDB vs. MongoDB

System Properties Comparison ClickHouse vs. Ignite vs. InfluxDB vs. MongoDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameClickHouse  Xexclude from comparisonIgnite  Xexclude from comparisonInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonMongoDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionColumn-oriented Relational DBMS powering YandexApache Ignite is a memory-centric distributed database, caching, and processing platform for transactional, analytical, and streaming workloads, delivering in-memory speeds at petabyte scale.DBMS for storing time series, events and metricsOne of the most popular document stores available both as a fully managed cloud service and for deployment on self-managed infrastructure
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMSDocument store
Secondary database modelsTime Series DBMSSpatial DBMS infowith GEO packageSpatial DBMS
Search engine infointegrated Lucene index, currently in MongoDB Atlas only.
Time Series DBMS infoTime Series Collections introduced in Release 5.0
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score13.45
Rank#44  Overall
#28  Relational DBMS
Score6.71
Rank#64  Overall
#8  Key-value stores
#36  Relational DBMS
Score29.15
Rank#29  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score489.64
Rank#5  Overall
#1  Document stores
Websiteclickhouse.techignite.apache.orgwww.influxdata.com/­products/­influxdb-overviewwww.mongodb.com
Technical documentationclickhouse.tech/­docsapacheignite.readme.io/­docsdocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbdocs.mongodb.com/­manual
DeveloperClickhouse Inc.Apache Software FoundationMongoDB, Inc
Initial release2016201520132009
Current releasev22.8.5.29-lts, September 2022Apache Ignite 2.62.4, August 20226.0.1, August 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availableOpen Source infoMongoDB Inc.'s Server Side Public License v1. Prior versions were published under GNU AGPL v3.0. Commercial licenses are also available.
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono infoMongoDB available as DBaaS (MongoDB Atlas)
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
  • MongoDB Atlas: Global multi-cloud database with unmatched data distribution and mobility across AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud, built-in automation for resource and workload optimization, and so much more.
  • ScaleGrid for MongoDB Database: Fully managed hosting for MongoDB Database on a wide variety of cloud providers and On-Premises. Automate your management, scaling and backups through one centralized platform.
Implementation languageC++C++, Java, .NetGoC++
Server operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesyesschema-freeschema-free infoAlthough schema-free, documents of the same collection often follow the same structure. Optionally impose all or part of a schema by defining a JSON schema.
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesNumeric data and Stringsyes infostring, integer, double, decimal, boolean, date, object_id, geospatial
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.noyesno
Secondary indexesyes, when using the MergeTree engineyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLClose to ANSI SQLANSI-99 for query and DML statements, subset of DDLSQL-like query languageRead-only SQL queries via the MongoDB Connector for BI
APIs and other access methodsHTTP REST
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
HDFS API
Hibernate
JCache
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data
HTTP API
JSON over UDP
proprietary protocol using JSON
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
C#
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Actionscript infounofficial driver
C
C#
C++
Clojure infounofficial driver
ColdFusion infounofficial driver
D infounofficial driver
Dart infounofficial driver
Delphi infounofficial driver
Erlang
Go
Groovy infounofficial driver
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp infounofficial driver
Lua infounofficial driver
MatLab infounofficial driver
Perl
PHP
PowerShell infounofficial driver
Prolog infounofficial driver
Python
R infounofficial driver
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Smalltalk infounofficial driver
Swift
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes (compute grid and cache interceptors can be used instead)noJavaScript
Triggersnoyes (cache interceptors and events)noyes infoin MongoDB Atlas only
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoin enterprise version onlySharding infoPartitioned by hashed, ranged, or zoned sharding keys. Live resharding allows users to change their shard keys as an online operation with zero downtime.
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes (replicated cache)selectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyMulti-Source deployments with MongoDB Atlas Global Clusters
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes (compute grid and hadoop accelerator)noyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be individually decided for each write operation
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononono infotypically not used, however similar functionality with DBRef possible
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACIDnoMulti-document ACID Transactions with snapshot isolation
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infooptional, enabled by default
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesyes infoDepending on used storage engineyes infoIn-memory storage engine introduced with MongoDB version 3.2
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesSecurity Hooks for custom implementationssimple rights management via user accountsAccess rights for users and roles
More information provided by the system vendor
ClickHouseIgniteInfluxDBMongoDB
Specific characteristicsInfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB , the open source time series database. It...
» more
MongoDB’s application data platform provides developers a unified interface to power...
» more
Competitive advantagesTime to Value InfluxDB is available in all the popular languages and frameworks,...
» more
The MongoDB platform can be used by developers building transactional, operational,...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT & Sensor Monitoring Developers are witnessing the instrumentation of every available...
» more
Internet of Things and Time Series (Bosch, Jaguar Land Rover) Mobile (The Weather...
» more
Key customersInfluxData has more than 1,300 paying customers, including customers include MuleSoft,...
» more
ADP, Adobe, Amadeus, AstraZeneca, Auto Trader, Barclays, BBVA, Bosch, Cisco, CERN,...
» more
Market metricsFastest growing database to drive 23,500 GitHub stars Over 600,000 daily active instances
» more
200+ million downloads, over 1.5M Atlas database clusters under management handling...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source core with closed source clustering available either on-premise or on...
» more
MongoDB database server: Server-Side Public License (SSPL) . Commercial licenses...
» more

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
3rd partiesCData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

Percona: Database problems? Not on your watch.
Databases run better with Percona.
» more

Navicat for MongoDB gives you a highly effective GUI interface for MongoDB database management, administration and development.
» more

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
ClickHouseIgniteInfluxDBMongoDB
DB-Engines blog posts

Why Build a Time Series Data Platform?
20 July 2017, Paul Dix (guest author)

Time Series DBMS are the database category with the fastest increase in popularity
4 July 2016, Matthias Gelbmann

Time Series DBMS as a new trend?
1 June 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Snowflake is the DBMS of the Year 2021
3 January 2022, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2020
4 January 2021, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2018
2 January 2019, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

Aiven improves access to open source data technologies with new ClickHouse offering
14 September 2022, VentureBeat

Data Management News for the Week of September 16; Updates from Kensu, Oracle, Syniti, and More
15 September 2022, Solutions Review

Multiple Flaws Uncovered in ClickHouse OLAP Database System for Big Data
16 March 2022, The Hacker News

Data analytics startup StarTree secures cash to expand its Apache Pinot-powered platform
29 August 2022, TechCrunch

Two Sizes Fit Most: PostgreSQL and ClickHouse
13 April 2022, thenewstack.io

provided by Google News

Introducing Apache Ignite, an open source dark horse…
18 July 2022, The Stack

GridGain, Apache Ignite founder talks in-memory databases
11 August 2022, TechTarget

GridGain Announces Virtual Apache Ignite Summit 2022, Opens Call for Papers
7 February 2022, GlobeNewswire

Organizations Turn to Open-Source Software to Improve HPC and AI Applications
12 September 2022, CIO

Apache Ignite Changes SQL Engine
5 May 2022, iProgrammer

provided by Google News

Getting Started Using Scripts with InfluxDB
29 August 2022, thenewstack.io

Faster MQTT Data Collection with InfluxDB
14 September 2022, thenewstack.io

Cisco's Network Management for CiscoLive Exhibits its Top-Tier Strategy for Network Optimization
26 September 2022, Database Trends and Applications

Flux: The Key to Edge Data Replication with InfluxDB
24 June 2022, thenewstack.io

InfluxData Announces InfluxDB Edge Data Replication
15 June 2022, businesswire.com

provided by Google News

MongoDB Whale Trades For September 27 - MongoDB (NASDAQ:MDB)
27 September 2022, Benzinga

Can MongoDB (MDB) make money from databases? | by Daniel G. Jennings | Sep, 2022
9 September 2022, DataDrivenInvestor

Why Is MongoDB Still Unprofitable?
2 September 2022, The Motley Fool

MongoDB Inc: Major Drivers
26 September 2022, Smartkarma

Box and MongoDB CEOs Chat About Software and the Future of Work
14 September 2022, InformationWeek

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Database Engineer
Jump Trading, Chicago, IL

Senior Data Engineer
Synack, New York, NY

Linux Database Administrator
Validity, Broomfield, CO

Senior Data Engineer - Vice President
Deutsche Bank, Cary, NC

Co-Op 2023 Software Engineer
Klaviyo, Boston, MA

Full Stack Developer (Java / Angular) ENO
Credit Suisse, Raleigh, NC

Software Engineer
Intelliforce IT Solutions Group, Ellicott City, MD

Regional Vice President of Sales
GridGain, Chicago, IL

Senior Development Lead
Verizon, Basking Ridge, NJ

Senior Development Lead
Verizon, Dallas, TX

Sales Development Representative
InfluxData, Salt Lake City, UT

Director of Customer Success
InfluxData, Austin, TX

Senior Mobile Engineer, Grafana On call - (Remote, Americas EST Timezones)
Grafana Labs, Remote

React Developer
Ztek Consulting Inc., Remote

Software Engineer
FlexGen, Durham, NC

General Apply
Bevy, San Francisco, CA

MongoDB Engineer
Norwin LLC, Remote

Angular Developer
Infinity Quest, Washington, DC

Back End Developer (NodeJS + MongoDB) [Remote]
Braintrust, San Francisco, CA

Junior Developer
Wild Side Smoke Shop, Lansing, MI

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB free.

Redis logo

The world’s most loved real‑time data platform.
Try free

Neo4j logo

Neo4j NODES 2022
Free online conference for developers and data scientists.
November 16/17 2022.
Register now for free!

Present your product here