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DBMS > Drizzle vs. Memgraph vs. Microsoft Azure SQL Database vs. Riak TS vs. SAP Adaptive Server

System Properties Comparison Drizzle vs. Memgraph vs. Microsoft Azure SQL Database vs. Riak TS vs. SAP Adaptive Server

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NameDrizzle  Xexclude from comparisonMemgraph  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure SQL Database infoformerly SQL Azure  Xexclude from comparisonRiak TS  Xexclude from comparisonSAP Adaptive Server infoformer name: Sybase ASE  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.A hybrid, in-memory first, distributed graph DBMS delivering high-performance on analytical and transactional workloads at enterprise scaleDatabase as a Service offering with high compatibility to Microsoft SQL ServerRiak TS is a distributed NoSQL database optimized for time series data and based on Riak KVThe SAP (Sybase) Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) is an enterprise-class RDBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMSGraph DBMSRelational DBMSTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Graph DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.06
Rank#315  Overall
#31  Graph DBMS
Score38.96
Rank#23  Overall
#14  Relational DBMS
Score0.27
Rank#250  Overall
#17  Time Series DBMS
Score52.63
Rank#19  Overall
#12  Relational DBMS
Websitememgraph.comazure.microsoft.com/­en-us/­services/­sql-databaseriak.com/­products/­riak-tswww.sap.com/­products/­sybase-ase.html
Technical documentationdocs.memgraph.comdocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­sql-databasehelp.sap.com/­adaptive-server-enterprise
DeveloperDrizzle project, originally started by Brian AkerMemgraph LtdMicrosoftBasho TechnologiesSAP, Sybase
Initial release20082017201020151987
Current release7.2.4, September 2012V1216.0
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoGNU GPLcommercial infoFree license availablecommercialOpen Sourcecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesnono
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Implementation languageC++C and C++C++ErlangC and C++
Server operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
LinuxhostedLinux
OS X
AIX
HP-UX
Linux
Solaris
Unix
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-free and schema-optionalyesschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesnoyes
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.noyesnono
Secondary indexesyesyesrestrictedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith proprietary extensionsnoyesnoyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBCBolt protocol
Cypher query language
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
HTTP API
Native Erlang Interface
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
Tabular Data Stream (TDS)
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
PHP
.Net
C
C++
Elixir
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
C#
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
C infounofficial client library
C#
C++ infounofficial client library
Clojure infounofficial client library
Dart infounofficial client library
Erlang
Go infounofficial client library
Groovy infounofficial client library
Haskell infounofficial client library
Java
JavaScript infounofficial client library
Lisp infounofficial client library
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala infounofficial client library
Smalltalk infounofficial client library
C
C++
Cobol
Java
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoTransact SQLJavaScript and ErlangJava and Transact-SQL
Triggersno infohooks for callbacks inside the server can be used.yesyes infopre-commit hooks and post-commit hooksyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infodynamic graph partitioningShardinghorizontal partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
Multi-Master replication using RAFTyes, with always 3 replicas availableselectable replication factorMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes inforelationships in graphsyesno infolinks between datasets can be storedyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID infowith snapshot isolationACIDnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infowith periodic snapshot and write-ahead logging (WAL) of changesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlPluggable authentication mechanisms infoe.g. LDAP, HTTPUsers, roles and permissionsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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