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DBMS > CrateDB vs. RavenDB vs. Tarantool vs. TerminusDB

System Properties Comparison CrateDB vs. RavenDB vs. Tarantool vs. TerminusDB

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NameCrateDB  Xexclude from comparisonRavenDB  Xexclude from comparisonTarantool  Xexclude from comparisonTerminusDB infoformer name was DataChemist  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionDistributed Date Store based on LuceneOpen Source Operational and Transactional Enterprise NoSQL Document DatabaseIn-memory database with an integrated application serverScalable Graph Database platform making enterprise data available by exploiting inferred entities and relationships
Primary database modelRelational DBMS
Search engine
Document storeKey-value storeGraph DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Time Series DBMS
Graph DBMS
Spatial DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Document store
Relational DBMS
Spatial DBMS infowith Tarantool/GIS extension
Document store
RDF store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score0.97
Rank#178  Overall
#86  Relational DBMS
#13  Search engines
Score3.47
Rank#94  Overall
#16  Document stores
Score1.34
Rank#151  Overall
#28  Key-value stores
Score0.14
Rank#302  Overall
#27  Graph DBMS
Websitecrate.ioravendb.netwww.tarantool.ioterminusdb.com
Technical documentationcrate.io/­docsravendb.net/­docswww.tarantool.io/­en/­docterminusdb.github.io/­terminusdb/­#
DeveloperCrateHibernating RhinosMail.ru GroupDataChemist Ltd.
Initial release2013201020082018
Current release5.3, November 20212.4.2, July 202010.0.21, March 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen SourceOpen Source infoAGPL version 3, commercial license availableOpen Source infoBSDOpen Source infoGPL V3
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageJavaC#C and C++Prolog, Rust
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java 7 (and higher) VMLinux
macOS
Raspberry Pi
Windows
BSD
Linux
macOS
Linux
Data schemeFlexible Schema (defined schema, partial schema, schema free)schema-freeschema-free, schema definition possibleyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnostring, double, decimal, uuid, integer, blob, booleanyes
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 indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes, but no triggers and constraintsSQL-like query language (RQL)Full-featured ANSI SQL supportSQL-like query language (WOQL)
APIs and other access methodsADO.NET infocommunity maintained client
JDBC
MQTT (Message Queue Telemetry Transport)
PostgreSQL wire protocol
Prometheus Remote Read/Write
RESTful HTTP API
.NET Client API
Java Client API
Python Client API
RESTful HTTP API
Open binary protocolOWL
RESTful HTTP API
WOQL (Web Object Query Language)
Supported programming languagesErlang
Go infocommunity maintained client
Java
JavaScript (Node.js) infocommunity maintained client
Perl infocommunity maintained client
PHP
Python
Ruby infocommunity maintained client
Scala infocommunity maintained client
.Net
C#
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
C
C#
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Rust
JavaScript
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsyesLua, C and SQL stored proceduresyes
Triggersnoyesyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingHash sharding based on virtual bucketsGraph Partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorMulti-source replicationMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Journaling Streams
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes infoMapReduce functions can be defined in Linqno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Read Your Own Writes Consistency infofor primary key lookups
Eventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes, with SQLyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infounique row identifiers can be used for implementing an optimistic concurrency control strategyACID, Cluster-wide transaction availableACID, read commitedACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes, cooperative multitaskingyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes, regular snapshots on disk, write ahead loggingyes infoin-memory journaling
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes, full featured in-memory storage engine with persistence
User concepts infoAccess controlrights management via user accountsAccess control on document level using the Authorization BundleAccess rights for users and rolesRole-based access control
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CrateDBRavenDBTarantoolTerminusDB infoformer name was DataChemist
Specific characteristicsCrateDB is an open source distributed SQL database that spreads data and processing...
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RavenDB is the pioneer NoSQL Document Database that is fully transactional (ACID)...
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Competitive advantagesCrateDB is typically used in operational analytics applications, particularly those...
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RavenDB is easy to setup and secure. You can do it in a matter of minutes . Easy...
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Typical application scenariosCrateDB is ideal for integrating and analyzing streams of data--often machine-generated--in...
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IoT for Edge Deployments Fraud Detection Recommendation Engines Product Catalogs...
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Key customersCrateDB customers include McAfee, Qualtrics , Nokia, NBC Golfnow , Digital Domain...
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Toyota, Capgemini, Vodafone, Medicaid, Asos, Nomura, RMS Automotive, MSNBC, Pluralsight,...
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Market metricsThe CrateDB open source project was started in 2014. CrateDB was the winner of TechCrunch...
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2 million+ downloads 1000+ customers including Fortune 500 large enterprises
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Licensing and pricing modelsCrateDB pricing CrateDB Community Edition is open source and free to use under the...
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RavenDB is available on-premise and in the cloud. RavenDB Cloud is available on AWS...
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