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System Properties Comparison CouchDB vs. LeanXcale vs. Machbase vs. MySQL

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NameCouchDB infostands for "Cluster Of Unreliable Commodity Hardware"  Xexclude from comparisonLeanXcale  Xexclude from comparisonMachbase infoFormer name was Infiniflux  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA native JSON - document store inspired by Lotus Notes, scalable from globally distributed server-clusters down to mobile phones.A highly scalable full ACID SQL database with fast NoSQL data ingestion and GIS capabilitiesTimeSeries DBMS for AIoT and BigDataWidely used open source RDBMS
Primary database modelDocument storeKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMSRelational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached API
Secondary database modelsSpatial DBMS infousing the Geocouch extensionDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score16.97
Rank#41  Overall
#7  Document stores
Score0.18
Rank#292  Overall
#42  Key-value stores
#136  Relational DBMS
Score0.01
Rank#348  Overall
#32  Time Series DBMS
Score1202.10
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Websitecouchdb.apache.orgwww.leanxcale.comwww.machbase.comwww.mysql.com
Technical documentationdocs.couchdb.org/­en/­stableendoc.machbase.comdev.mysql.com/­doc
DeveloperApache Software Foundation infoApache top-level project, originally developed by Damien Katz, a former Lotus Notes developerLeanXcaleMachbaseOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then Sun
Initial release2005201520131995
Current release3.2.2, April 2022V6.5, August 20218.0.29, April 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache version 2commercialcommercial infofree test version availableOpen Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageErlangCC and C++
Server operating systemsAndroid
BSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyesyes
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.nonoyes
Secondary indexesyes infovia viewsyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infothrough Apache DerbySQL-like query languageyes infowith proprietary extensions
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP/JSON APIJDBC
Kafka Connector
ODBC
proprietary key/value interface
Spark Connector
HTTP REST
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesC
C#
ColdFusion
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Lua
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
PL/SQL
Python
Ruby
Smalltalk
C
Java
Scala
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
PHP infovia ODBC
Python
R infovia ODBC
Scala
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresView functions in JavaScriptnoyes infoproprietary syntax
Triggersyesnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoimproved architecture with release 2.0Shardinghorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL Fabric
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
selectable replication factorMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesnoyes infonot for MyISAM storage engine
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoatomic operations within a single document possibleACIDnoACID infonot for MyISAM storage engine
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infostrategy: optimistic lockingyesyesyes infotable locks or row locks depending on storage engine
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesnoyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesyes infovolatile and lookup tableyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users can be defined per databasesimple password-based access controlUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or roles
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CouchDB infostands for "Cluster Of Unreliable Commodity Hardware"LeanXcaleMachbase infoFormer name was InfinifluxMySQL
Specific characteristicsFull ACID and full SQL operational database with analytical queries over operational...
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Machbase is an extremely fast time series database which processes large volumes...
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Competitive advantagesLinear scalability upto 100s of nodes (tested with 100 nodes and TPC-C).
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Fastest Database for IIoT, Independently verified, on Industry Standard Benchmarks....
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Typical application scenariosHybrid Transactional-Analytical Processing (HTAP) requiring an operational database...
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Distributed Query In Machbase Cluster Edition, a broker node, which is responsible...
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Key customersbanking/finance/fintech, telco, insurance, traveltech, M2M/IoT, retail
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Machbase has over 50 customers, including Samsung, POSCO, and Hyundai.
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Market metrics15 beta testers
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Real-time data processing Real-time index creation Optimized DBMS for processing...
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Licensing and pricing modelsannual fee covering license and support based on number of physical cores
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Machbase provide several product editions, including: Intelligent Edge Device, Fog...
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