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System Properties Comparison Firebird vs. InfluxDB vs. Quasardb
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|Name||Firebird Xexclude from comparison||InfluxDB Xexclude from comparison||Quasardb Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||Firebird is an open source RDBMS forked from Borland's InterBase||DBMS for storing time series, events and metrics||Distributed, high-performance timeseries database|
|Primary database model||Relational DBMS||Time Series DBMS||Time Series DBMS|
|Secondary database models||Spatial DBMS with GEO package|
|Initial release||2000 As fork of Borland's InterBase||2013||2009|
|Current release||4.0.2, August 2022||2.5.1, November 2022||3.13.3, April 2022|
|License Commercial or Open Source||Open Source Initial Developer's Public License||Open Source MIT-License; commercial enterprise version available||commercial Free community edition, Non-profit organizations and non-commercial usage are eligible for free licenses|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no||no|
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|Implementation language||C and C++||Go||C++|
|Server operating systems||AIX|
server-less Firebird Embedded Server
OS X through Homebrew
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||Numeric data and Strings||yes integer and binary|
|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.||no||no|
|Secondary indexes||yes||no||yes with tags|
|SQL Support of SQL||yes||SQL-like query language||SQL-like query language|
|APIs and other access methods||ADO.NET|
JSON over UDP
|Supported programming languages||C|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||PSQL||no||no|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||none||Sharding in enterprise version only||Sharding consistent hashing|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||Source-replica replication||selectable replication factor in enterprise version only||Source-replica replication with selectable replication factor|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no||with Hadoop integration|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||yes||no||no|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||ACID||no||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes Features a multi-generational MVCC architecture, readers do not block writers||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes||yes by using LevelDB|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||yes Depending on used storage engine||yes Transient mode|
|User concepts Access control||Users with fine-grained authorization concept||simple rights management via user accounts||Cryptographically strong user authentication and audit trail|
|More information provided by the system vendor|
|Specific characteristics||InfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB , the open source time series database. It...|
|Competitive advantages||Time to Value InfluxDB is available in all the popular languages and frameworks,...|
|Typical application scenarios||IoT & Sensor Monitoring Developers are witnessing the instrumentation of every available...|
|Key customers||InfluxData has more than 1,900 paying customers, including customers include MuleSoft,...|
|Market metrics||Fastest-growing database to drive 24,900 GitHub stars Over 750,000 daily active instances|
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