DB-EnginesExtremeDB Active Replication featuresEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > CouchDB vs. Teradata Aster vs. TigerGraph vs. TinkerGraph

System Properties Comparison CouchDB vs. Teradata Aster vs. TigerGraph vs. TinkerGraph

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameCouchDB infostands for "Cluster Of Unreliable Commodity Hardware"  Xexclude from comparisonTeradata Aster  Xexclude from comparisonTigerGraph  Xexclude from comparisonTinkerGraph  Xexclude from comparison
Teradata Aster has been integrated into other Teradata systems and therefore will be removed from the DB-Engines ranking.
DescriptionA native JSON - document store inspired by Lotus Notes, scalable from globally distributed server-clusters down to mobile phones.Platform for big data analytics on multistructured data sources and typesA complete, distributed, parallel graph computing platform supporting web-scale data analytics in real-timeA lightweight, in-memory graph engine that serves as a reference implementation of the TinkerPop3 API
Primary database modelDocument storeRelational DBMSGraph DBMSGraph DBMS
Secondary database modelsSpatial DBMS infousing the Geocouch extension
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score16.12
Rank#39  Overall
#6  Document stores
Score1.88
Rank#123  Overall
#9  Graph DBMS
Score0.18
Rank#292  Overall
#25  Graph DBMS
Websitecouchdb.apache.orgwww.tigergraph.comtinkerpop.apache.org/­docs/­current/­reference/­#tinkergraph-gremlin
Technical documentationdocs.couchdb.org/­en/­stabledocs.tigergraph.com
DeveloperApache Software Foundation infoApache top-level project, originally developed by Damien Katz, a former Lotus Notes developerTeradata
Initial release2005200520172009
Current release3.1.1, September 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache version 2commercialcommercialOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageErlangC++Java
Server operating systemsAndroid
BSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
LinuxLinux
Data schemeschema-freeFlexible Schema (defined schema, partial schema, schema free) infodefined schema within the relational store; partial schema or schema free in the Aster File Storeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyesyesyes
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.noyes infoin Aster File Storenono
Secondary indexesyes infovia viewsyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesSQL-like query language (GSQL)no
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP/JSON APIADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
GSQL (TigerGraph Query Language)
Kafka
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
TinkerPop 3
Supported programming languagesC
C#
ColdFusion
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Lua
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
PL/SQL
Python
Ruby
Smalltalk
C
C#
C++
Java
Python
R
C++
Java
Groovy
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresView functions in JavaScriptR packagesyesno
Triggersyesnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoimproved architecture with release 2.0Shardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
yes infoDimension tables are replicated across all nodes in the cluster. The number of replicas for the file store can be configured.none
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesyes infoSQL Map-Reduce Frameworkyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency depending on configurationnone
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes infoRelationships in graphsyes infoRelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoatomic operations within a single document possibleACIDACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infostrategy: optimistic lockingyesyesno
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesoptional
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nononoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users can be defined per databasefine grained access rights according to SQL-standardRole-based access controlno
More information provided by the system vendor
CouchDB infostands for "Cluster Of Unreliable Commodity Hardware"Teradata AsterTigerGraphTinkerGraph
Specific characteristicsTigerGraph is a native graph database, with massively parallel processing and fully...
» more
Competitive advantagesTigerGraph is the fastest and most scalable graph platform, powered by a native parallel...
» more
Typical application scenariosAnti Money Laundering Real-Time Fraud Detection Customer 360 Real-Time Personalized...
» more
Key customersFour out of the top five global banks use TigerGraph for real-time fraud detection....
» more
Market metricsANALYST RESEARCH Nov 2020: TigerGraph Named A Leader For Graph Data Platforms - TigerGraph...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsTry TigerGraph for Free in the Cloud or On Prem https://www.tigergraph.com/get-tigergraph/...
» 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
CouchDB infostands for "Cluster Of Unreliable Commodity Hardware"Teradata AsterTigerGraphTinkerGraph
DB-Engines blog posts

Couchbase climbs up the DB-Engines Ranking, increasing its popularity by 10% every month
2 June 2014, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

Data Engineer
8 June 2021, ReliefWeb

NoSQL Databases Software Market Innovative Strategy by 2028 | MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB – The Courier
28 May 2021, The Courier

Apache CouchDB 3.0 NoSQL Database: A Major Milestone -- ADTmag
27 February 2020, ADT Magazine

Install and Use Glances to monitor Ubuntu 20.04 Server or desktop
18 June 2021, H2S Media

IBM Adds Kubernetes Operator for CouchDB
26 September 2019, Datanami

provided by Google News

An overview of the Teradata Aster Analytics platform - TechTarget
31 May 2017, TechTarget

Teradata Aster Analytics Going Places: On Hadoop and AWS
24 August 2016, PR Newswire

Teradata platform helps big-data analysts ask the right questions
23 October 2013, GCN.com

Case study: Siemens reduces train failures with Teradata Aster
12 September 2016, RCR Wireless News

Teradata, Lunexa Partnership Introduces Digital Marketing Attribution Solution for Teradata Aster Analytics Platforms
5 June 2012, PR Newswire

provided by Google News

TigerGraph Announces Center of Innovation in San Diego,
17 June 2021, GlobeNewswire

Merkle Science leverages TigerGraph to help customers combat financial crimes
18 June 2021, KMWorld Magazine

TigerGraph Roars with $105 Million Round
17 February 2021, Datanami

TigerGraph Continues to Drive Graph Analytics and AI Market
21 April 2021, GlobeNewswire

Neo4j Hits $2B-Plus Valuation After $325M Raise
17 June 2021, Crunchbase News

provided by Google News

Save Joern — Open Source at ShiftLeft
8 May 2018, Security Boulevard

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Software Developer
HumanIT Solutions, Beavercreek, OH

PHP Developer
Mindfire Technology, Layton, UT

SOFTWARE DEVELOPERS (272)
3i Infotech, Edison, NJ

Jr. Java Developer
Netrist, Charleston, SC

Database Lead
Mast Global, Reynoldsburg, OH

Data Scientists – Machine Learning
Brielle Technologies, Alpharetta, GA

Analyst, Navigation - Remote
Lowe's, Mooresville, NC

Sr Analyst - Visual Storyteller
Lowe's, Mooresville, NC

Business Intelligence Analyst
Aspire Financial, Inc. dba TexasLending.com, Dallas, TX

Data Architect
Vantage, Vantage, WA

Inbound Sales Development Rep
TigerGraph, Dallas, TX

Director, Financial Services
TigerGraph, California

Compliance Manager
TigerGraph, California

Technical Support Eng. (East Coast) -Remote
TigerGraph, California

Salesforce.com Administrator
TigerGraph, California

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 5 GB free..

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here