DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the first and only COTS deterministic embedded database management system for mission- and safety-critical hard real-time applicationsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Elasticsearch vs. InfluxDB vs. MarkLogic

System Properties Comparison Elasticsearch vs. InfluxDB vs. MarkLogic

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameElasticsearch  Xexclude from comparisonInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonMarkLogic  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA distributed, RESTful modern search and analytics engine based on Apache Lucene infoElasticsearch lets you perform and combine many types of searches such as structured, unstructured, geo, and metricDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsOperational and transactional Enterprise NoSQL database
Primary database modelSearch engineTime Series DBMSDocument store
Native XML DBMS
RDF store infoas of version 7
Search engine
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
Spatial DBMS infowith GEO package
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score160.24
Rank#8  Overall
#1  Search engines
Score29.50
Rank#28  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score9.60
Rank#49  Overall
#7  Document stores
#1  Native XML DBMS
#1  RDF stores
#4  Search engines
Websitewww.elastic.co/­elasticsearchwww.influxdata.com/­products/­influxdb-overviewwww.marklogic.com
Technical documentationwww.elastic.co/­guide/­en/­elasticsearch/­reference/­current/­index.htmldocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbdocs.marklogic.com
DeveloperElasticMarkLogic Corp.
Initial release201020132001
Current release7.8.0, June 20202.0.8, August 20219.0, 2017
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2; Elastic LicenseOpen Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availablecommercial inforestricted free version is available
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 systemsAll OS with a Java VMLinux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeschema-free infoFlexible type definitions. Once a type is defined, it is persistentschema-freeschema-free infoSchema can be enforced
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesNumeric data and Stringsyes
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.nonoyes
Secondary indexesyes infoAll search fields are automatically indexednoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languageSQL-like query languageyes infoSQL92
APIs and other access methodsJava API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
HTTP API
JSON over UDP
Java API
Node.js Client API
ODBC
proprietary Optic API infoProprietary Query API, introduced with version 9
RESTful HTTP API
SPARQL
WebDAV
XDBC
XQuery
XSLT
Supported programming languages.Net
Groovy
Community Contributed Clients
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesnoyes infovia XQuery or JavaScript
Triggersyes infoby using the 'percolation' featurenoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoin enterprise version onlySharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsES-Hadoop Connectornoyes infovia Hadoop Connector, HDFS Direct Access and in-database MapReduce jobs
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency infoSynchronous doc based replication. Get by ID may show delays up to 1 sec. Configurable write consistency: one, quorum, allImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACID infocan act as a resource manager in an XA/JTA transaction
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
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.Memcached and Redis integrationyes infoDepending on used storage engineyes, with Range Indexes
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple rights management via user accountsRole-based access control at the document and subdocument levels
More information provided by the system vendor
ElasticsearchInfluxDBMarkLogic
Specific characteristicsInfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB , the open source time series database. It...
» more
The MarkLogic Multi-Model Database provides the simplest way to integrate data from...
» more
Competitive advantagesTime to Value An end-to-end platform, InfluxData is ready to go on the cloud or via...
» more
The main benefit of MarkLogic is simplicity. By making things simpler, MarkLogic...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT & Sensor Monitoring Instrumentation of every available surface in the material...
» more
MarkLogic’s main use case is the Operational Data Hub . A Data Hub is useful for...
» more
Key customersInfluxData has over 630 paying customers, including IBM, PayPal, Siemens Tesla and...
» more
MarkLogic has proven results managing mission-critical data with over 1,000 global...
» more
Market metricsFastest growing database to garnish 17,000 github stars Over 260,000 daily active...
» more
MarkLogic is well known within the Fortune 1000, with a strong presence in financial...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source core with closed source clustering available either on-premise or on...
» more
MarkLogic provides a variety of licenses and cloud services: MarkLogic Data Hub Service...
» more
News

Why I Joined InfluxData – Jennifer Gibson
23 September 2021

Industry 4.0 Defined and Explained
21 September 2021

Come See Us at KubeCon North America
20 September 2021

Using the Flux VS Code Extension for IoT Application Development
20 September 2021

Release Announcement: Telegraf 1.20.0
17 September 2021

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
ElasticsearchInfluxDBMarkLogic
DB-Engines blog posts

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2017
2 January 2018, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

Elasticsearch moved into the top 10 most popular database management systems
3 July 2017, Matthias Gelbmann

MySQL, PostgreSQL and Redis are the winners of the March ranking
2 March 2016, Paul Andlinger

show all

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

Recent citations in the news

Amazon Elasticsearch Service is so flexible it wants to be called by a new name
10 September 2021, The Register

AWS Renames Amazon Elasticsearch Service to Amazon OpenSearch Service
15 September 2021, InfoQ.com

ElasticSearch Fork OpenSearch is Generally Available
1 September 2021, CTOvision

Elastic Announces Capabilities to Optimize Search Experiences for Users and Simplify Data Ingestion and Analysis
22 September 2021, Yahoo Finance

Elastic Announces the General Availability of the Elastic Cloud Terraform Provider
9 September 2021, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Time Series Databases Software Market Size, Growth, and Key Players – InfluxDB, Prometheus, Kx Systems Inc., Amazon Web Service (AWS), Google, LLC, DataStax – Stillwater Current
22 September 2021, Stillwater Current

InfluxData releases InfluxDB Notebooks to enhance collaboration for teams working with time series data
14 April 2021, Business Wire

InfluxData Closes 2020 with Exponential Cloud Growth, Expanding User Base, and Big New Customers
14 January 2021, Business Wire

InfluxData Advances Possibilities of Time Series Data With General Availability of InfluxDB 2.0
10 November 2020, Business Wire

InfluxDB to Revamp Storage Engine for Time-Series Database
30 November 2020, DevOps.com

provided by Google News

RDF Databases Software Market Size, Growth And Analysis By Leading Keyplayers – Marklogic, Ontotext, The Apache Software Foundation, Franz – Stillwater Current
21 September 2021, Stillwater Current

Technological Advancements to aid Growth of NoSQL Database Market during 2027 | DynamoDB, ObjectLabs Corporation, Skyll, MarkLogic – Bulk Solids Handling
21 September 2021, Bulk Solids Handling

Database Software Market Size, Analysis, and Key Manufacturers – Teradata, Mark Logic, MongoDB, Couch base, SQLite, Datastax, InterSystems – Stillwater Current
22 September 2021, Stillwater Current

14 Things You Should Know About Data Storage Management
22 September 2021, Floridanewstimes.com

MarkLogic Corporation Announces Solution Accelerators for the MarkLogic Data Hub for Medicaid
10 August 2021, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

ELASTICSEARCH CONSULTANT
PRIMUS, Remote

Support Engineer
Cumul.io, Remote

Engineering Manager - Businesses, Cash App
Cash App, Seattle, WA

Odoo ERP Developer
Intone Networks, Remote

Full-Stack Software Engineer I
Indeed, Remote

Marklogic Consultant
Visionary Innovative Technology Solutions, New York, NY

Database Administrator
LT Consulting LLC, Reston, VA

MarkLogic Developer
TCS, Seattle, WA

Cloud DevOps- Junior to Mid Level
Trusted Concepts, Inc, Herndon, VA

Software Architect
Buzzclan, Columbia, SC

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database machine learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 5 GB free..

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

Present your product here