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NameEventStoreDB  Xexclude from comparisonGridDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionIndustrial-strength, open-source database solution built from the ground up for event sourcing.Scalable in-memory time series database optimized for IoT and Big Data
Primary database modelEvent StoreTime Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsKey-value store
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.88
Rank#187  Overall
#1  Event Stores
Score1.37
Rank#144  Overall
#10  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.eventstore.comgriddb.net
Technical documentationdevelopers.eventstore.comdocs.griddb.net
DeveloperEvent Store LimitedToshiba Corporation
Initial release20122013
Current release21.2, February 20214.6, February 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen SourceOpen Source infoAGPL version 3 and Apache License, version 2.0 , commercial license (standard and advanced editions) also available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Event Store Cloud allows you to deploy a managed EventStoreDB cluster in AWS, GCP and Azure (coming soon).
Implementation languageC++
Server operating systemsLinux
Windows
Linux
Data schemeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes infonumerical, string, blob, geometry, boolean, timestamp
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 indexesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL92, SQL-like TQL (Toshiba Query Language)
APIs and other access methodsProprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno
Triggersyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsConnector for using GridDB as an input source and output destination for Hadoop MapReduce jobs
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate consistency within container, eventual consistency across containers
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID at container level
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users can be defined per database
More information provided by the system vendor
EventStoreDBGridDB
Specific characteristicsGuaranteed writes Great performance that scales Immutable data store High availability...
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GridDB is a highly scalable, in-memory time series database optimized for IoT and...
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Competitive advantagesEventStoreDB's core database server is used in production systems worldwide. The...
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1. Optimized for IoT Equipped with Toshiba's proprietary key-container data model...
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Typical application scenariosEvent-sourced systems Event-driven architecture
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Factory IoT, Automative Industry, Energy, BEMS, Smart Community, Monitoring system.
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Key customersEventStoreDB is used by companies across a whole range of industries. Here are just...
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Denso International [see use case ] An Electric Power company [see use case ] Ishinomaki...
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Market metricsGitHub trending repository
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Licensing and pricing modelsAvailable as open-source software and licensed under the 3-clause BSD license ( https://github.com/EventStore/EventStore/blob/master/LICENSE.md...
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Open Source license (AGPL v3 & Apache v2) Commercial license (subscription)
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