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DBMS > FileMaker vs. H2 vs. RDF4J vs. searchxml

System Properties Comparison FileMaker vs. H2 vs. RDF4J vs. searchxml

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NameFileMaker  Xexclude from comparisonH2  Xexclude from comparisonRDF4J infoformerly known as Sesame  Xexclude from comparisonsearchxml  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFileMaker is a cross-platform RDBMS that includes a GUI frontend.Full-featured RDBMS with a small footprint, either embedded into a Java application or used as a database server.RDF4J is a Java framework for processing RDF data, supporting both memory-based and a disk-based storage.DBMS for structured and unstructured content wrapped with an application server
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRDF storeNative XML DBMS
Search engine
Secondary database modelsSpatial DBMS
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Score52.27
Rank#22  Overall
#14  Relational DBMS
Score9.83
Rank#51  Overall
#31  Relational DBMS
Score0.73
Rank#204  Overall
#9  RDF stores
Score0.00
Rank#354  Overall
#7  Native XML DBMS
#21  Search engines
Websitewww.claris.com/­filemakerwww.h2database.comrdf4j.orgwww.searchxml.net/­category/­products
Technical documentationwww.claris.com/­resources/­documentationwww.h2database.com/­html/­main.htmlrdf4j.org/­documentationwww.searchxml.net/­support/­handouts
DeveloperFileMaker infoa subsidiary of AppleThomas MuellerSince 2016 officially forked into an Eclipse project, former developer was Aduna Software.informationpartners gmbh
Initial release1983200520042015
Current release19.4.1, November 20212.1.210, January 20221.0
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infodual-licence (Mozilla public license, Eclipse public license)Open Source infoEclipse Distribution License (EDL), v1.0.commercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageJavaJavaC++
Server operating systemsiOS
OS X
Windows
All OS with a Java VMLinux
OS X
Unix
Windows
Windows
Data schemeyesyesyes infoRDF Schemasschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes
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.yes infoA http query request can return the data in XML formatnoyes
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infovia pluginsyesnono
APIs and other access methodsFilemaker WebDirect
JDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
Java API
RIO infoRDF Input/Output
Sail API
SeRQL infoSesame RDF Query Language
Sesame REST HTTP Protocol
SPARQL
RESTful HTTP API
WebDAV
XQuery
XSLT
Supported programming languagesPHPJavaJava
PHP
Python
C++ infomost other programming languages supported via APIs
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesJava Stored Procedures and User-Defined Functionsyesyes infoon the application server
Triggersyesyesyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenonenonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replication, warm standby infosince Version 14With clustering: 2 database servers on different computers operate on identical copies of a databasenoneyes infosychronisation to multiple collections
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACIDACID infoIsolation support depends on the API usedmultiple readers, single writer
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoin-memory storage is supported as wellyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesno
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple rights management via user accounts and connection to external directory servicesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnoDomain, group and role-based access control at the document level and for application services

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