DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Fauna vs. GBase vs. Quasardb vs. TiDB

System Properties Comparison Fauna vs. GBase vs. Quasardb vs. TiDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameFauna infopreviously named FaunaDB  Xexclude from comparisonGBase  Xexclude from comparisonQuasardb  Xexclude from comparisonTiDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFauna provides a web-native interface, with support for GraphQL and custom business logic that integrates seamlessly with the rest of the serverless ecosystem. The underlying globally distributed storage and compute platform is fast, consistent, and reliable, with a modern security infrastructure.An analytical database for business intelligence with large customers in China.Distributed, high-performance timeseries databaseTiDB is an open source distributed Hybrid Transactional/Analytical Processing (HTAP) database that supports MySQL and Spark SQL syntaxes.
Primary database modelDocument store
Graph DBMS
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Relational DBMSTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.57
Rank#136  Overall
#22  Document stores
#12  Graph DBMS
#67  Relational DBMS
#9  Time Series DBMS
Score1.04
Rank#174  Overall
#86  Relational DBMS
Score0.19
Rank#288  Overall
#23  Time Series DBMS
Score2.69
Rank#104  Overall
#53  Relational DBMS
Websitefauna.comwww.gbase8a.comquasardb.netpingcap.com
Technical documentationdocs.fauna.comdoc.quasardb.netdocs.pingcap.com/­tidb/­stable
DeveloperFauna, Inc.quasardbPingCAP, Inc.
Initial release201420092016
Current releaseGBase 8a3.1, January 20195.0.1, April 2021
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercial infoFree community edition, Non-profit organizations and non-commercial usage are eligible for free licensesOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
TiDB Cloud: Fully-managed TiDB Service. Bring everything great about TiDB to the cloud.
Implementation languageScalaC++Go, Rust
Server operating systemshostedBSD
Linux
OS X
Windows
Linux
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyes infointeger and binaryyes
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 indexesyesyes infowith tagsyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like query languageyes
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIHTTP APIJDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesC#
Go
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
Scala
Swift
.Net
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnono
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioning infoconsistent hashingSharding infoconsistent hashinghorizontal partitioning (by key range)
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replicationSource-replica replication with selectable replication factorUsing Raft consensus algorithm to ensure data replication with strong consistency among multiple replicas.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnowith Hadoop integrationyes infowith TiSpark Connector
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnono infocurrently only supported in syntax
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoby using LevelDByes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infoTransient modeno
User concepts infoAccess controlIdentity management, authentication, and access controlCryptographically strong user authentication and audit trailUsers with fine-grained authorization concept. No user groups or roles.
More information provided by the system vendor
Fauna infopreviously named FaunaDBGBaseQuasardbTiDB
Specific characteristicsHigh-performance , high-speed, fully integrated timeseries database Seamlessly combines...
» more
TiDB is an open-source NewSQL database built by PingCAP. TiDB supports Hybrid Transactional...
» more
Competitive advantagesHigh performance in a cost-effective small package Real-time results for even large...
» more
In the current database landscape, infrastructure engineers often have to use one...
» more
Typical application scenariosTick database Predictive maintenance Pre-deal checks Large scale monitoring
» more
TiDB is designed to support both OLTP and OLAP scenarios. You can use TiDB , the...
» more
Key customersLarge EU investment banks US based hedge funds Orolia Tellmeplus
» more
Shopee (E-commerce) BookMyShow.com (E-commerce) Yiguo.com (E-commerce) JD Cloud &...
» more
Market metricsHas been running in very demanding production environments since 2013 Rapid adoption...
» more
25K+ GitHub Stars for TiDB, and 8K+ GitHub Stars for TiKV 1.6K+ members in TiDB Community...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsCommunity edition limited to 2 nodes and 16 GiB of storage per node available for...
» more
Open Source Apache 2.0 with either commercial licensing or fully-hosted DB-as-a-service...
» more
News

Introducing the PingCAP External Referral Program
20 October 2021

How WebAssembly Powers Databases: Build a UDF Engine with WASM
18 October 2021

PingCAP's TiDB Cloud Attains GDPR Certification, Solidifying Its Position as a Trusted Global Database Provider
12 October 2021

TiDB Community joins Hacktoberfest 2021!
11 October 2021

The Benefits of a Hybrid Transactional and Analytical Processing Database
7 October 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
Fauna infopreviously named FaunaDBGBaseQuasardbTiDB
Recent citations in the news

Fauna adds geo-isolation to globally distributed database cloud
7 July 2021, ZDNet

Fauna Introduces Fauna Labs to Help Developers Adopt Database Service
3 July 2021, InfoQ.com

Fauna CEO says cloud APIs help developers build apps without a database
9 May 2021, VentureBeat

Assam govt schools to record flora, fauna for biodiversity study
8 October 2021, Times of India

How Fauna Delivers Data-as-Utility in a Serverless World | eWEEK
23 April 2021, eWeek

provided by Google News

Time Series Databases Software Market SWOT Analysis 2021, by Prominent Players: InfluxData, Trendalyze, Amazon Timestream, DataStax, Prometheus, QuasarDB, Warp 10, InfluxDB, kdb+, Actian X, Axibase Time Series Database, – Puck77
21 October 2021, Puck77

Cloud-Based Time Series Database Market In-depth Professional Analysis, Industry Growth by – Alibaba, Dell (VMware), Amazon (AWS), Axibase, BangDB, AVEVA, etc – Puck77
23 October 2021, Puck77

Time Series Databases Software Market Size, Growth 2028 | Key Companies – InfluxDB, Kx Systems, Prometheus, Amazon Web Service (AWS), Google, DataStax – Puck77
24 October 2021, Puck77

Time Series Databases Software Market Statistics by Industry Dynamics & SWOT Analysis | Axibase Time Series Database, Prometheus, Amazon Timestream, Warp 10, InfluxDB, etc – Puck77
19 October 2021, Puck77

Real-time analytics database startup Imply raises $70M in Series C funding
16 June 2021, SiliconANGLE News

provided by Google News

PingCAP announces Public Preview of TiDB Cloud USA - English
10 May 2021, PRNewswire

PingCAP, the open-source developer behind TiDB, closes $270 million Series D
17 November 2020, TechCrunch

PingCAP Announces TiDB Cloud, Bringing Fully-Managed TiDB Service to AWS and GCP
23 June 2020, PRNewswire

TiDB developer PingCAP wants to expand in North America after raising $50M Series C
11 September 2018, TechCrunch

How TiDB combines OLTP and OLAP in a distributed database
17 October 2018, InfoWorld

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST III - POSITION #55010923
The State of Florida, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Casual-Aquaculture Specialist
University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

Wetlands Specialist
Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, Red Cliff, WI

Lead Field Zoologist
Virginia Dept of Conservation & Recreation, Richmond, VA

Fish Production Scientist 1
Muckleshoot Indian Tribe, Auburn, WA

HR Business Partner
PingCAP, Remote

Inside Sales Representative
PingCAP, Remote

Sales Account Executive- Remote
PingCAP, Remote

Technical Support Engineer/DBA
PingCAP, Remote

Senior Software Engineer (Data Replication) -Remote
PingCAP, San Mateo, CA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

AllegroGraph logo

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

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.

Present your product here