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NameDgraph  Xexclude from comparisonEventStoreDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionDistributed and scalable native Graph DBMSIndustrial-strength, open-source database solution built from the ground up for event sourcing.
Primary database modelGraph DBMSEvent Store
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Score1.60
Rank#165  Overall
#15  Graph DBMS
Score1.36
Rank#178  Overall
#1  Event Stores
Websitedgraph.iowww.eventstore.com
Technical documentationdgraph.io/­docsdevelopers.eventstore.com
DeveloperDgraph Labs, Inc.Event Store Limited
Initial release20162012
Current release21.2, February 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageGo
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
Linux
Windows
Data schemeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes
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.no
Secondary indexesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLno
APIs and other access methodsGraphQL query language
gRPC (using protocol buffers) API
HTTP API
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno
Triggersno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSynchronous replication via Raft
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
User concepts infoAccess controlno infoPlanned for future releases

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