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System Properties Comparison FaunaDB vs. InfluxDB vs. Machbase

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NameFaunaDB  Xexclude from comparisonInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonMachbase infoFormer name was Infiniflux  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionStrongly consistent database capable of global horizontal scale with a focus on operational simplicityDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsTimeSeries DBMS for IoT and BigData
Primary database modelDocument store
Graph DBMS
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Time Series DBMSTime Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score0.80
Rank#166  Overall
#25  Document stores
#14  Graph DBMS
#80  Relational DBMS
#9  Time Series DBMS
Score21.14
Rank#32  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score0.06
Rank#303  Overall
#25  Time Series DBMS
Websitefauna.comwww.influxdata.com/­products/­influxdb-overviewwww.machbase.com
Technical documentationfauna.com/­documentationdocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbdoc.machbase.com
DeveloperFauna, Inc.Machbase
Initial release201420132013
Current release1.7.8, August 2019V4.0
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availablecommercial infofree test version available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageScalaGoC
Server operating systemsLinuxLinux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
Linux
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoNumeric 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.nonono
Secondary indexesyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like query languageSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIHTTP API
JSON over UDP
HTTP REST
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC#
Go
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
Scala
Swift
.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
PHP infovia ODBC
Python
R infovia ODBC
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnono
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioning infoconsistent hashingSharding infoin enterprise version onlySharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMasterlessselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyselectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesno
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infoDepending on used storage engineyes infovolatile and lookup table
User concepts infoAccess controlIdentity management, authentication, and access controlsimple rights management via user accountssimple password-based access control
More information provided by the system vendor
FaunaDBInfluxDBMachbase infoFormer name was Infiniflux
Specific characteristicsServerless cloud database for modern applications Native GraphQL API High performance...
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InfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB , the open source time series database. It...
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Machbase is an extremely fast time series database which processes large volumes...
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Competitive advantagesDocument-relational interface: combines flexibility in modeling with flexibility...
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Time to Value An end-to-end platform, InfluxData is ready to go on the cloud or via...
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Fastest Database for IIoT, Independently verified, on Industry Standard Benchmarks....
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Typical application scenariosModern Javascript Apps Identity management Multi-tenant SaaS backend Social content...
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IoT & Sensor Monitoring Instrumentation of every available surface in the material...
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Distributed Query In Machbase Enterprise Edition, a broker node, which is responsible...
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Key customersNextdoor ShiftX
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InfluxData has over 630 paying customers, including IBM, PayPal, Siemens Tesla and...
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Samsung, POSCO, Hyundai heavy industries, SFA
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Market metricsFastest growing database to garnish 17,000 github stars Over 260,000 daily active...
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Real-time data processing Real-time index creation Optimized DBMS for processing...
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Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source core with closed source clustering available either on-premise or on...
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Machbase provide several product editions, including: Intelligent Edge Device, Fog...
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