DB-EnginesInfluxDB download bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Druid vs. InfluxDB vs. RethinkDB

System Properties Comparison Druid vs. InfluxDB vs. RethinkDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameDruid  Xexclude from comparisonInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonRethinkDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOpen-source analytics data store designed for OLAP queries on timeseries dataDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsDBMS for the Web with a mechanism to push updated query results to applications in realtime.
Primary database modelRelational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Time Series DBMSDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.85
Rank#110  Overall
#55  Relational DBMS
#7  Time Series DBMS
Score18.00
Rank#34  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score4.00
Rank#73  Overall
#13  Document stores
Websitedruid.iowww.influxdata.com/­time-series-platform/­influxdbrethinkdb.com
Technical documentationdruid.io/­docs/­latest/­design/­index.htmldocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbrethinkdb.com/­docs
DeveloperMetamarkets Group and contributorsThe Linux Foundation infosince July 2017
Initial release201220132009
Current release1.7.6, April 20192.3.6, July 2017
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache license v2Open Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version 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 languageJavaGoC++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Unix
Linux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyes infoschema-less columns are supportedschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesNumeric data and Stringsyes infostring, binary, float, bool, date, geometry
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 indexesyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL support via Apache Calcite adapterSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsJSON over HTTPHTTP API
JSON over UDP
Supported programming languagesClojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
C infocommunity-supported driver
C# infocommunity-supported driver
C++ infocommunity-supported driver
Clojure infocommunity-supported driver
Dart infocommunity-supported driver
Erlang infocommunity-supported driver
Go infocommunity-supported driver
Haskell infocommunity-supported driver
Java infoofficial driver
JavaScript (Node.js) infoofficial driver
Lisp infocommunity-supported driver
Lua infocommunity-supported driver
Objective-C infocommunity-supported driver
Perl infocommunity-supported driver
PHP infocommunity-supported driver
Python infoofficial driver
Ruby infoofficial driver
Scala infocommunity-supported driver
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnono
TriggersnonoClient-side triggers through changefeeds
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoin enterprise version onlySharding inforange based
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyMaster-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoAtomic single-document operations
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes infoMVCC based
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infoDepending on used storage engineno
User concepts infoAccess controlno infoavailable via extensionssimple rights management via user accountsyes infousers and table-level permissions
More information provided by the system vendor
DruidInfluxDBRethinkDB
Specific characteristicsInfluxData includes the open source time-series database InfluxDB . It supports high...
» more
Competitive advantagesTime to Value An end-to-end platform, InfluxData is ready to go on the cloud or via...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT & Sensor Monitoring Instrumentation of every available surface in the material...
» more
Key customersInfluxData , the creator of InfluxDB, delivers a modern Open Source Platform built...
» more
Market metricsFastest growing database to garnish 14,018 github stars Over 148,000 servers deployed...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source core with closed source clustering available either on-premise or on...
» 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
DruidInfluxDBRethinkDB
DB-Engines blog posts

Why Build a Time Series Data Platform?
20 July 2017, Paul Dix (guest author)

Time Series DBMS are the database category with the fastest increase in popularity
4 July 2016, Matthias Gelbmann

Time Series DBMS as a new trend?
1 June 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Meet some database management systems you are likely to hear more about in the future
4 August 2014, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

What's Behind Lyft's Choices in Big Data Tech
10 May 2019, Datanami

Imply launches with $2M to commercialize the Druid open-source data store
19 October 2015, VentureBeat

Yahoo Casts Real-Time OLAP Queries with Druid
4 August 2015, Datanami

Hadoop Creator Yahoo Finds It's Not Enough, Turns to Druid
30 July 2015, ADT Magazine

Azure HDInsight Brings Next Generation Hadoop 3.0 and Enterprise Security to the Cloud
24 September 2018, HPCwire

provided by Google News

InfluxData Launches InfluxAces, Global Community Evangelist Program
1 July 2019, Yahoo Finance

Simplify Kubernetes in AWS with the Amazon EKS Service, Part 3: Dashboard and Components
10 July 2019, Virtualization Review

Why time series databases are exploding in popularity
26 June 2019, TechRepublic

How you're losing developers' interest (and how to gain it)
3 July 2019, TechRepublic

InfluxData Opens InfluxDB Cloud 2.0 to Public Beta
7 May 2019, DevOps.com

provided by Google News

The three biggest mistakes people make when they start a company
10 July 2019, Quartz

NoSQL Databases Software Market 2019 | Global Forecast 2024 | Top Key Players – MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase, MarkLogic, RethinkDB
12 July 2019, News Exterior

Open Source Software Market Trends, Market Share, Industry Size, Growth, Opportunities,Top Players Alfresco Software Inc, Compiere Inc., RethinkDB
25 June 2019, Boscalicious

Global Open Source Software Market Technological Advancement and Analysis: Top Players Alfresco Software Inc, Compiere Inc., RethinkDB
24 June 2019, The Industry Journal

IVD Infectious Diseases Market Boosted By Rising Demand for Digitization in Organizations With Key Players like BD, BioMerieux, Abbott, Quidel, Gen-Probe, Alere, Danaher, Sysmex, Orasure
12 July 2019, News Exterior

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Sr. Data Engineer - Cloud
CrowdStrike, Remote

Big Data Engineer
Paypal, San Jose, CA

Sr. Software Engineer
Paypal, San Jose, CA

Data Scientist
Mediocre, Carrollton, TX

Cloud Coach
Verizon, Irving, TX

Cloud DevOps Coach
Verizon, Irving, TX

Product Engineer
Joyent, San Francisco, CA

Data Engineer
Capital One, San Francisco, CA

Technology Consulting- Microservices Engineer/Java/Spring Boot- Senior Consultant
EY, United States

Tech Consulting Senior - Graph Application Engineer
EY, United States

Web Developer (Adaptive Systems)
Assured Information Security, Inc. (AIS), Rochester, NY

Steam Database Administrator
Valve Software, Bellevue, WA

Sr. Director, Architecture - eCommerce
Samsung Electronics, Bellevue, WA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

Start now with Redis Cloud
Secure, highly available Redis as a serverless, hosted, fully managed cloud service.
Sign up here.

Couchbase logo

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

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Present your product here