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System Properties Comparison Druid vs. Ehcache vs. SwayDB

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NameDruid  Xexclude from comparisonEhcache  Xexclude from comparisonSwayDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOpen-source analytics data store designed for OLAP queries on timeseries dataA widely adopted Java cache with tiered storage optionsAn embeddable, non-blocking, type-safe key-value store for single or multiple disks and in-memory storage
Primary database modelRelational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Key-value storeKey-value store
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Score1.79
Rank#117  Overall
#58  Relational DBMS
#7  Time Series DBMS
Score6.15
Rank#54  Overall
#8  Key-value stores
Score0.09
Rank#289  Overall
#47  Key-value stores
Websitedruid.iowww.ehcache.orgwww.swaydb.io
Technical documentationdruid.io/­docs/­latest/­design/­index.htmlwww.ehcache.org/­documentation
DeveloperMetamarkets Group and contributorsTerracotta Inc, owned by Software AGSimer Plaha
Initial release201220092018
Current release3.8.0, July 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache license v2Open Source infoApache Version 2; commercial licenses availableOpen Source infoGNU Affero GPL V3.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageJavaJavaScala
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Unix
All OS with a Java VM
Data schemeyes infoschema-less columns are supportedschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesno
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 indexesyesnono
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL support via Apache Calcite adapternono
APIs and other access methodsJSON over HTTPJCache
Supported programming languagesClojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
JavaJava
Kotlin
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonono
Triggersnoyes infoCache Event Listenersno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoby using Terracotta Servernone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesyes infoby using Terracotta Servernone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyTunable Consistency (Strong, Eventual, Weak)Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoyes infosupports JTA and can work as an XA resourceAtomic execution of operations
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infousing a tiered cache-storage approachyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlno infoavailable via extensionsnono

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