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 > CockroachDB vs. GigaSpaces

System Properties Comparison CockroachDB vs. GigaSpaces

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare CockroachDB and GigaSpaces with RocksDB, Redis and MongoDB.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameCockroachDB  Xexclude from comparisonGigaSpaces  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionCockroachDB is a distributed database architected for modern cloud applications. It is wire compatible with PostgreSQL and backed by a Key-Value Store, which is either RocksDB or a purpose-built derivative, called Pebble.High performance in-memory data grid platform, powering three products: Smart Cache, Smart ODS (Operational Data Store), Smart Augmented Transactions
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument store
Object oriented DBMS infoValues are user defined objects
Secondary database modelsGraph DBMS
Search engine
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score7.09
Rank#59  Overall
#33  Relational DBMS
Score1.52
Rank#171  Overall
#29  Document stores
#8  Object oriented DBMS
Websitewww.cockroachlabs.comwww.gigaspaces.com
Technical documentationwww.cockroachlabs.com/­docsdocs.gigaspaces.com/­latest/­landing.html
DeveloperCockroach LabsGigaspaces Technologies
Initial release20152000
Current release21.1.2, June 202115.5, September 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0, commercial license availableOpen Source infoApache Version 2; Commercial licenses available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
CockroachDB: A cloud-native, distributed SQL database designed for speed, scale, and survival. Get started for free today with a fully-managed CockroachDB cluster -- leave operations behind and get your app to market faster.
Implementation languageGoJava, C++, .Net
Server operating systemsLinux
macOS
Windows
Linux
macOS
Solaris
Windows
Data schemedynamic schemaschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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 infoXML can be used for describing objects metadata
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes, wire compatible with PostgreSQLSQL-99 for query and DML statements
APIs and other access methodsJDBCGigaSpaces LRMI
Hibernate
JCache
JDBC
JPA
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
Clojure
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Rust
.Net
C++
Java
Python
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes
Triggersnoyes, event driven architecture
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioning (by key range) infoall tables are translated to an ordered KV store and then broken down into 64MB ranges, which are then used as replicas in RAFTSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication using RAFTMulti-source replication infosynchronous or asynchronous
Source-replica replication infosynchronous or asynchronous
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes infoMap-Reduce pattern can be built with XAP task executors
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency infoConsistency level configurable: ALL, QUORUM, ANY
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes
User concepts infoAccess controlRole-based access controlRole-based access control
More information provided by the system vendor
CockroachDBGigaSpaces
Specific characteristicsCockroachDB is a cloud-native, distributed SQL database architected for modern applications....
» more
Competitive advantages- EFFORTLESS SCALE: Scale your applications, not operational complexity. CockroachDB...
» more
Typical application scenariosSystem of record (financial ledger, inventory management, transaction record), identity...
» more
Key customersComcast, DoorDash, Mythical Games, Norfolk Southern, LUSH, Bose, Shipt, Bitski, Five9,...
» more
Market metrics8K+ long-running clusters 25K+ CockroachDB self-hosted clusters 75K+ CockroachDB...
» more
Licensing and pricing models- Apache 2.0 for core features released up to and including the 19.1 release - Time-limited...
» 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

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

More resources
CockroachDBGigaSpaces
Recent citations in the news

Finleap goes cloud-native with the help of CockroachDB
23 March 2023, SiliconANGLE News

The Distance from Data to You in Edge Computing
19 March 2023, The New Stack

CockroachDB brings user-defined functions to distributed SQL
8 December 2022, TechTarget

Cockroach Labs debuts serverless edition of its popular ...
21 September 2022, SiliconANGLE News

Database Futures with a Cockroach Labs Co-Founder
27 January 2023, Datanami

provided by Google News

In-Memory Data Grids Software Market 2023 – 2030: Top Players to ...
21 March 2023, Digital Journal

GigaSpaces: Why digital transformation is like building a house ...
2 September 2022, CloudTech News

GigaSpaces Partners with IBM and Wix to Create Open Platform for ...
11 July 2022, Database Trends and Applications

HTAP-Enabling In-Memory Computing Technologies Market Research Insight 2023 Complete Overview & Qualitative An
14 March 2023, openPR

GigaSpaces Announces Version 16.0 with Breakthrough Data ...
3 November 2021, PR Newswire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Software Engineer III
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Jersey City, NJ

Golang Software Engineer - (USA Remote)
PlagScan, Remote

Lead Software Engineer - Python, ReactJS for Product Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Jersey City, NJ

Senior Software Engineer, Storage Platform
Roblox, San Mateo, CA

Java Software Engineer III
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Jersey City, NJ

Senior Sales Development Representative
GigaSpaces, New York, NY

Senior Sales Development Representative
GigaSpaces, New York, NY

Sales Director
GigaSpaces, New York, NY

Sales Director
GigaSpaces, New York, NY

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Cassandra Forward online event

Want to level up your Cassandra game?
If you missed the event or would like to re-watch a session, replays are available now. Watch now!

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

Redis logo

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

Present your product here