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DBMS > FileMaker vs. Manticore Search vs. Riak TS vs. Snowflake

System Properties Comparison FileMaker vs. Manticore Search vs. Riak TS vs. Snowflake

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NameFileMaker  Xexclude from comparisonManticore Search  Xexclude from comparisonRiak TS  Xexclude from comparisonSnowflake  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFileMaker is a cross-platform RDBMS that includes a GUI frontend.Multi-storage database for search, including full-text search.Riak TS is a distributed NoSQL database optimized for time series data and based on Riak KVCloud-based data warehousing service for structured and semi-structured data
Primary database modelRelational DBMSSearch engineTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsTime Series DBMS infousing the Manticore Columnar Library
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score53.86
Rank#22  Overall
#15  Relational DBMS
Score0.19
Rank#336  Overall
#22  Search engines
Score0.33
Rank#290  Overall
#21  Time Series DBMS
Score114.77
Rank#11  Overall
#8  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.claris.com/­filemakermanticoresearch.comriak.com/­products/­riak-tswww.snowflake.com
Technical documentationwww.claris.com/­resources/­documentationmanual.manticoresearch.comdocs.snowflake.net/­manuals/­index.html
DeveloperFileMaker infoa subsidiary of AppleManticore SoftwareBasho TechnologiesSnowflake Computing Inc.
Initial release1983201720152014
Current release19.4.1, November 20214.2, December 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoGPL version 2Open Sourcecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononoyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageC++Erlang
Server operating systemsiOS infoclient part only
Linux
OS X
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Windows
Linux
OS X
hosted
Data schemeyesFixed schemaschema-freeyes infosupport of semi-structured data formats (JSON, XML, Avro)
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesInt, Bigint, Float, Timestamp, Bit, Int array, Bigint array, JSON, Booleannoyes
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 formatCan index from XMLnoyes
Secondary indexesyesyes infofull-text index on all search fieldsrestricted
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infovia pluginsSQL-like query languagenoyes
APIs and other access methodsFilemaker WebDirect
JDBC
ODBC
Binary API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
RESTful HTTP/SQL API
SQL over MySQL
HTTP API
Native Erlang Interface
CLI Client
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesPHPElixir
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
C infounofficial client library
C#
C++ infounofficial client library
Clojure infounofficial client library
Dart infounofficial client library
Erlang
Go infounofficial client library
Groovy infounofficial client library
Haskell infounofficial client library
Java
JavaScript infounofficial client library
Lisp infounofficial client library
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala infounofficial client library
Smalltalk infounofficial client library
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesuser defined functionsJavaScript and Erlanguser defined functions
Triggersyesnoyes infopre-commit hooks and post-commit hooksno infosimilar concept for controling cloud resources
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding infoPartitioning is done manually, search queries against distributed index is supportedShardingyes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replication, warm standby infosince Version 14Synchronous replication based on Galera libraryselectable replication factoryes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnono infolinks between datasets can be storedyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoyes infoisolated transactions for atomic changes and binary logging for safe writesnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoThe original contents of fields are not stored in the Manticore index.yesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.no
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple rights management via user accounts and connection to external directory servicesnonoUsers with fine-grained authorization concept, user roles and pluggable authentication

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