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System Properties Comparison FileMaker vs. MongoDB vs. Qdrant
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|Name||FileMaker Xexclude from comparison||MongoDB Xexclude from comparison||Qdrant Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||FileMaker is a cross-platform RDBMS that includes a GUI frontend.||One of the most popular document stores available both as a fully managed cloud service and for deployment on self-managed infrastructure||A high-performance vector database with neural network or semantic-based matching|
|Primary database model||Relational DBMS||Document store||Vector DBMS|
|Secondary database models||Spatial DBMS|
Search engine integrated Lucene index, currently in MongoDB Atlas only.
Time Series DBMS Time Series Collections introduced in Release 5.0
Vector DBMS currently available in the MongoDB Atlas cloud service only
|Developer||FileMaker a subsidiary of Apple||MongoDB, Inc||Qdrant|
|Current release||19.4.1, November 2021||6.0.7, June 2023|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||Open Source MongoDB Inc.'s Server Side Public License v1. Prior versions were published under GNU AGPL v3.0. Commercial licenses are also available.||Open Source Apache Version 2.0|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no MongoDB available as DBaaS (MongoDB Atlas)||no|
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|Server operating systems||iOS client part only|
|Data scheme||yes||schema-free Although schema-free, documents of the same collection often follow the same structure. Optionally impose all or part of a schema by defining a JSON schema.||schema-free|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||yes string, integer, double, decimal, boolean, date, object_id, geospatial||Numbers, Strings, Geo, Boolean|
|XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.||yes A http query request can return the data in XML format||no|
|Secondary indexes||yes||yes||yes Keywords, numberic ranges, geo, full-text|
|SQL Support of SQL||yes via plugins||Read-only SQL queries via the MongoDB Atlas SQL Interface||no|
|APIs and other access methods||Filemaker WebDirect|
proprietary protocol using JSON
RESTful HTTP/JSON API OpenAPI 3.0
|Supported programming languages||PHP||Actionscript unofficial driver|
Clojure unofficial driver
ColdFusion unofficial driver
D unofficial driver
Dart unofficial driver
Delphi unofficial driver
Groovy unofficial driver
Lisp unofficial driver
Lua unofficial driver
MatLab unofficial driver
PowerShell unofficial driver
Prolog unofficial driver
R unofficial driver
Smalltalk unofficial driver
|Triggers||yes||yes in MongoDB Atlas only|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||none||Sharding Partitioned by hashed, ranged, or zoned sharding keys. Live resharding allows users to change their shard keys as an online operation with zero downtime.||Sharding|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||Source-replica replication, warm standby since Version 14||Multi-Source deployments with MongoDB Atlas Global Clusters|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||yes||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Eventual Consistency can be individually decided for each read operation|
Immediate Consistency default behaviour
|Eventual Consistency, tunable consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||yes||no typically not used, however similar functionality with DBRef possible|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||no||Multi-document ACID Transactions with snapshot isolation|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes optional, enabled by default||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||yes In-memory storage engine introduced with MongoDB version 3.2||yes|
|User concepts Access control||simple rights management via user accounts and connection to external directory services||Access rights for users and roles||Key-based authentication|
|More information provided by the system vendor|
|Specific characteristics||MongoDB provides an integrated suite of cloud database and data services to accelerate...|
|Competitive advantages||Built around the flexible document data model and unified API, MongoDB is a developer...|
|Typical application scenarios||AI-enriched intelligent apps (Continental, Telefonica, Iron Mountain) Internet of...|
|Key customers||ADP, Adobe, Amadeus, AstraZeneca, Auto Trader, Barclays, BBVA, Bosch, Cisco, CERN,...|
|Market metrics||Hundreds of millions downloads, over 150,000+ Atlas clusters provisioned every month...|
|Licensing and pricing models||MongoDB database server: Server-Side Public License (SSPL) . Commercial licenses...|
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