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 > Datomic vs. MarkLogic vs. Solr

System Properties Comparison Datomic vs. MarkLogic vs. Solr

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameDatomic  Xexclude from comparisonMarkLogic  Xexclude from comparisonSolr  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionDatomic builds on immutable values, supports point-in-time queries and uses 3rd party systems for durabilityOperational and transactional Enterprise NoSQL databaseA widely used distributed, scalable search engine based on Apache Lucene
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument store
Native XML DBMS
RDF store infoas of version 7
Search engine
Search engine
Secondary database modelsSpatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.86
Rank#124  Overall
#61  Relational DBMS
Score9.15
Rank#48  Overall
#7  Document stores
#1  Native XML DBMS
#1  RDF stores
#4  Search engines
Score51.06
Rank#20  Overall
#3  Search engines
Websitewww.datomic.comwww.marklogic.comlucene.apache.org/­solr
Technical documentationdocs.datomic.comdocs.marklogic.comlucene.apache.org/­solr/­resources.html
DeveloperCognitectMarkLogic Corp.Apache Software Foundation
Initial release201220012006
Current release0.9.5951, July 20199.0, 20178.9.0, June 2021
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infolimited edition freecommercial inforestricted free version is availableOpen Source infoApache Version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJava, ClojureC++Java
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java VMLinux
OS X
Windows
All OS with a Java VM inforuns as a servlet in servlet container (e.g. Tomcat, Jetty is included)
Data schemeyesschema-free infoSchema can be enforcedyes infoDynamic Fields enables on-the-fly addition of new fields
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes infosupports customizable data types and automatic typing
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.noyesyes
Secondary indexesyesyesyes infoAll search fields are automatically indexed
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infoSQL92Solr Parallel SQL Interface
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIJava API
Node.js Client API
ODBC
proprietary Optic API infoProprietary Query API, introduced with version 9
RESTful HTTP API
SPARQL
WebDAV
XDBC
XQuery
XSLT
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languagesClojure
Java
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
.Net
Erlang
Java
JavaScript
any language that supports sockets and either XML or JSON
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infoTransaction Functionsyes infovia XQuery or JavaScriptJava plugins
TriggersBy using transaction functionsyesyes infoUser configurable commands triggered on index changes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnone infoBut extensive use of caching in the application peersShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnone infoBut extensive use of caching in the application peersyesyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes infovia Hadoop Connector, HDFS Direct Access and in-database MapReduce jobsspark-solr: github.com/­lucidworks/­spark-solr and streaming expressions to reduce
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID infocan act as a resource manager in an XA/JTA transactionoptimistic locking
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infousing external storage systems (e.g. Cassandra, DynamoDB, PostgreSQL, Couchbase and others)yesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes inforecommended only for testing and developmentyes, with Range Indexesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnoRole-based access control at the document and subdocument levelsyes
More information provided by the system vendor
DatomicMarkLogicSolr
Specific characteristicsThe MarkLogic Multi-Model Database provides the simplest way to integrate data from...
» more
Competitive advantagesThe main benefit of MarkLogic is simplicity. By making things simpler, MarkLogic...
» more
Typical application scenariosMarkLogic’s main use case is the Operational Data Hub . A Data Hub is useful for...
» more
Key customersMarkLogic has proven results managing mission-critical data with over 1,000 global...
» more
Market metricsMarkLogic is well known within the Fortune 1000, with a strong presence in financial...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsMarkLogic provides a variety of licenses and cloud services: MarkLogic Data Hub Service...
» 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
DatomicMarkLogicSolr
DB-Engines blog posts

Elasticsearch replaced Solr as the most popular search engine
12 January 2016, Paul Andlinger

Enterprise Search Engines almost double their popularity in the last 12 months
2 July 2014, Paul Andlinger

The DB-Engines ranking includes now search engines
4 February 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Brazil's Nubank Acquires US Software Firm Cognitect
30 July 2020, Nearshore Americas

Nubank buys firm behind Clojure programming language
28 July 2020, Finextra

Latin American banking giant Nubank snaps up US software company
24 July 2020, AltFi

Nubank's credit card business surges in Brazil
2 October 2020, Euromoney magazine

These are the top 25 people who will have the most influence in tech this year, according to a survey of over
24 July 2019, Business Insider India

provided by Google News

Enterprise Database Management System Market To Lift Up Industry Growth During The Forecast Period From 2020 – 2027, Key Players – Hewlett-Packard, MarkLogic, Enterprise, Cloudera, MariaDB Corporation, Teradata. – Domestic Violence
30 July 2021, Domestic Violence

RDF Databases Software Market Size 2021 is Booming Worldwide| Marklogic, Ontotext, The Apache Software Foundation, Franz, Blazegraph, Brightstardb – The Manomet Current
20 July 2021, The Manomet Current

MarkLogic Data Hub Central Now Available, Bringing Agility and Ease of Use to Data Integration and Management
1 April 2021, Business Wire

Global XML Databases Software Market SWOT Analysis,Key Indicators,Forecast 2027 : Altova, MarkLogic, Clusterpoint, Apache, InterSystems, BaseX – The Manomet Current
30 July 2021, The Manomet Current

Enterprise Database Management System (DBMS) Market Research With MarkLogic, Cloudera, Amazon WebServices, IBM Corporation – The Manomet Current
14 July 2021, The Manomet Current

provided by Google News

If You Had Bought Solar Alliance Energy (CVE:SOLR) Shares A Year Ago You'd Have Earned 820% Returns
29 July 2021, Yahoo Finance

Solar Alliance and Boyd CAT launch joint development initiative in U.S. Southeast Solar Alliance is now the exclusive solar provider to Boyd CAT in Kentucky with a partnership that will accelerate solar adoption across the region
7 July 2021, Financial Post

Enterprise Search Software Market SWOT Analysis 2021-2026: Swiftype, Algolia, Elasticsearch, Apache Solr, SearchSpring, AddSearch, SLI Systems, Amazon CloudSearch, Coveo, FishEye, Inbenta, – Domestic Violence
28 July 2021, Domestic Violence

Enterprise Search Software Market 2026 The leading Industry Players : AddSearch, iManage Work, Algolia, Apache Solr, Clerk.io, Amazon CloudSearch – Domestic Violence
29 July 2021, Domestic Violence

Reflecting on a year of pandemic mutual aid, SOLR organizers emphasize importance of continued support
29 April 2021, Daily Northwestern

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Sr. iOS Engineer
Client Resources, Inc., Lincoln, NE

Clojure Software Engineer
Nomi Health, Austin, TX

Senior Developer - (Back End)
Railsbank, Austin, TX

Data Platform Engineer
Analytical Flavor Systems, Inc, Remote

Sr. Product Manager
Parkside, San Francisco, CA

Angular Developer
DivIHNSoft, Remote

Senior MarkLogic Engineer
T-Rex Solutions, Alexandria, VA

Chief of Staff
MarkLogic, California

Marklogic Consultant
Business Integra Inc, Columbia, MD

Cloud DevOps- Junior to Mid Level
Trusted Concepts, Inc, Herndon, VA

Senior PHP Developer
Cquest, Remote

Apache Solr Engineer
Wellstone Technologies, Remote

Premium Support Engineer (Remote Canada)
DataStax, Remote

Search Engineer
mentorus global LLC, Remote

Sr. Oracle Database Administrator
Blue Nile, Seattle, WA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

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

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 5 GB free..

Present your product here