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NameDrizzle  Xexclude from comparisonLovefield  Xexclude from comparison
Drizzle has published its last release in September 2012. The open-source project is discontinued and Drizzle is excluded from the DB-Engines ranking.
DescriptionMySQL fork with a pluggable micro-kernel and with an emphasis of performance over compatibility.Embeddable relational database for web apps written in pure JavaScript
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
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Score0.24
Rank#253  Overall
#117  Relational DBMS
Websitegoogle.github.io/­lovefield
Technical documentationgithub.com/­google/­lovefield/­blob/­master/­docs/­spec_index.md
DeveloperDrizzle project, originally started by Brian AkerGoogle
Initial release20082014
Current release7.2.4, September 20122.1.12, February 2017
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoGNU GPLOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageC++JavaScript
Server operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
server-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js) infotested with Chrome, Firefox, IE, Safari
Data schemeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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 indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith proprietary extensionsSQL-like query language infovia JavaScript builder pattern
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
PHP
JavaScript
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnono
Triggersno infohooks for callbacks inside the server can be used.Using read-only observers
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
none
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes, by using IndexedDB or the cloud service Firebase Realtime Database
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infousing MemoryDB
User concepts infoAccess controlPluggable authentication mechanisms infoe.g. LDAP, HTTPno

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