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System Properties Comparison EJDB vs. Neo4j vs. Transbase

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NameEJDB  Xexclude from comparisonNeo4j  Xexclude from comparisonTransbase  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionEmbeddable document-store database library with JSON representation of queries (in MongoDB style)Open source graph databaseA resource-optimized, high-performance, universally applicable RDBMS
Primary database modelDocument storeGraph DBMSRelational DBMS
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Score0.20
Rank#280  Overall
#38  Document stores
Score51.34
Rank#21  Overall
#1  Graph DBMS
Score0.24
Rank#273  Overall
#126  Relational DBMS
Websiteejdb.orgneo4j.comwww.transaction.de/­en/­solutions/­transbase-resource-optimized-high-performance-database
Technical documentationgithub.com/­Softmotions/­ejdb/­blob/­master/­README.mdneo4j.com/­docswww.transaction.de/­en/­transbase-inside
DeveloperSoftmotionsNeo4j, Inc.Transaction Software GmbH
Initial release201220071987
Current release4.1.3, October 2020Transbase 8.3, September 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoGPLv2Open Source infoGPL version3, commercial licenses availablecommercial infofree development license
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageCJava, ScalaC and C++
Server operating systemsserver-lessLinux infoCan also be used server-less as embedded Java database.
OS X
Solaris
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeschema-free and schema-optionalyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes infostring, integer, double, bool, date, object_idyesyes
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 indexesnoyes infopluggable indexing subsystem, by default Apache Luceneyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoyes
APIs and other access methodsin-process shared libraryBolt protocol
Cypher query language
Java API
Neo4j-OGM infoObject Graph Mapper
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data Neo4j
TinkerPop 3
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesActionscript
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lua
Objective-C
Pike
Python
Ruby
.Net
Clojure
Elixir
Go
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
Kotlin
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes infoUser defined Procedures and Functionsyes
Triggersnoyes infovia event handleryes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneCausal Clustering using Raft protocol infoavailable in in Enterprise Version onlySource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemCausal and Eventual Consistency configurable in Causal Cluster setup
Immediate Consistency in stand-alone mode
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno infotypically not needed, however similar functionality with collection joins possibleyes infoRelationships in graphsyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACIDyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infoRead/Write Lockingyesyes
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.no
User concepts infoAccess controlnoUsers, roles and permissions. Pluggable authentication with supported standards (LDAP, Active Directory, Kerberos)fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
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EJDBNeo4jTransbase
Specific characteristicsNeo4j is a native graph database platform that is built to store, query, analyze...
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The resource-optimized high-performance database system Transbase® impresses with...
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Competitive advantagesNeo4j database is the only transactional database that combines everything you need...
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Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT) are placing new demands on database management...
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Typical application scenariosReal-Time Recommendations Master Data Management Identity and Access Management Network...
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In following areas we created solutions based on Transbase®, C-chain and SecureBase:...
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Key customersOver 300 commercial customers and over 750 startups use Neo4j. Flagship customers...
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Together successful through Co-Operation: The successful business principles of the...
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Market metricsNeo4j boasts the world's largest graph database ecosystem with more than a 15 million...
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Licensing and pricing modelsGPL v3 license that can be used all the places where you might use MySQL. Neo4j Commercial...
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You will receive the Transbase® full version as a Subscription with a term of one...
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