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System Properties Comparison Firebase Realtime Database vs. GBase

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NameFirebase Realtime Database  Xexclude from comparisonGBase  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionCloud-hosted realtime document store. iOS, Android, and JavaScript clients share one Realtime Database instance and automatically receive updates with the newest data.An analytical database for business intelligence with large customers in China.
Primary database modelDocument storeRelational DBMS
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Score10.85
Rank#41  Overall
#7  Document stores
Score0.76
Rank#167  Overall
#83  Relational DBMS
Websitefirebase.google.com/­products/­realtime-databasewww.gbase.cn
Technical documentationfirebase.google.com/­docs/­database
DeveloperGoogle infoacquired by Google 2014
Initial release2012
Current releaseGBase 8a
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Server operating systemshosted
Data schemeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes
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.no
Secondary indexesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLno
APIs and other access methodsAndroid
iOS
JavaScript API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesJava
JavaScript
Objective-C
Server-side scripts infoStored procedureslimited functionality with using 'rules'
TriggersCallbacks are triggered when data changes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency infoif the client is offline
Immediate Consistency infoif the client is online
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
User concepts infoAccess controlyes, based on authentication and database rules
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Firebase Realtime DatabaseGBase
Specific characteristicsGBase 8a is a high performance database based on column storage, compression and...
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Competitive advantagesFirstly, GBase 8a has high product maturity. The first version was released in 2010...
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Typical application scenariosGBase 8a的目标是大数据分析。典型的应用场景包括业务,管理和专业类别。 业务类别:业务分析,信号监控,信用分析,Telecom详细列表查询,数据仓库,数据市场,精准营销,用户肖像,历史库,云数据库服务,海量数据统计分析,数据交换和共享等。...
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Key customersChina Mobile Communications Group China United Network Communications Group China...
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Market metricsCustomers spread over Asia, Europe, North America, South America and Africa. More...
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Licensing and pricing modelsGBase 8a has two license mode,by data capacity or by CPUs. GBase company also provide...
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