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System Properties Comparison Firebird vs. LeanXcale vs. OpenQM vs. Percona Server for MongoDB vs. SingleStore

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NameFirebird  Xexclude from comparisonLeanXcale  Xexclude from comparisonOpenQM infoalso called QM  Xexclude from comparisonPercona Server for MongoDB  Xexclude from comparisonSingleStore infoformer name was MemSQL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFirebird is an open source RDBMS forked from Borland's InterBaseA highly scalable full ACID SQL database with fast NoSQL data ingestion and GIS capabilitiesQpenQM is a high-performance, self-tuning, multi-value DBMSA drop-in replacement for MongoDB Community Edition with enterprise-grade features.MySQL wire-compliant distributed RDBMS that combines an in-memory row-oriented and a disc-based column-oriented storage with patented universal storage to handle transactional and analytical workloads in one single table type
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Multivalue DBMSDocument storeRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
Time Series DBMS
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Score25.72
Rank#32  Overall
#19  Relational DBMS
Score0.18
Rank#292  Overall
#42  Key-value stores
#136  Relational DBMS
Score0.23
Rank#284  Overall
#10  Multivalue DBMS
Score0.64
Rank#215  Overall
#33  Document stores
Score7.04
Rank#61  Overall
#36  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.firebirdsql.orgwww.leanxcale.comwww.openqm.comwww.percona.com/­software/­mongodb/­percona-server-for-mongodbwww.singlestore.com
Technical documentationwww.firebirdsql.org/­en/­reference-manualswww.openqm.com/­support/­documentationwww.percona.com/­doc/­percona-server-for-mongodb/­LATEST/­index.htmldocs.singlestore.com
DeveloperFirebird FoundationLeanXcaleMartin PhillipsPerconaSingleStore Inc.
Initial release2000 infoAs fork of Borland's InterBase2015199320152013
Current release4.0.1, December 20213.4-123.4.10-2.10, November 20177.6, November 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoInitial Developer's Public LicensecommercialOpen Source infoGPLv2, extended commercial license availableOpen Source infoGPL Version 2commercial infofree developer edition available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononono
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Implementation languageC and C++C++C++, Go
Server operating systemsAIX
FreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
server-less infoFirebird Embedded Server
Solaris
Unix
Windows
AIX
FreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Raspberry Pi
Solaris
Windows
LinuxLinux info64 bit version required
Data schemeyesyesyes infowith some exceptionsschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.yesnono
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyes infothrough Apache Derbynonoyes infobut no triggers and foreign keys
APIs and other access methodsADO.NET
C/C++ API
JDBC infoJaybird
ODBC
OLE DB
JDBC
Kafka Connector
ODBC
proprietary key/value interface
Spark Connector
proprietary protocol using JSONCluster Management API infoas HTTP Rest and CLI
HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Delphi
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
C
Java
Scala
.Net
Basic
C
Java
Objective C
PHP
Python
Actionscript
C
C#
C++
Clojure
ColdFusion
D
Dart
Delphi
Erlang
Go
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Perl
PHP
PowerShell
Prolog
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Smalltalk
Bash
C
C#
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresPSQLyesJavaScriptyes
Triggersyesyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneyesShardingSharding infohash partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnone infoavailable via 3rd party productsyesSource-replica replicationSource-replica replication infostores two copies of each physical data partition on two separate nodes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyesno infocan define user-defined aggregate functions for map-reduce-style calculations
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesnonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACIDnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infoFeatures a multi-generational MVCC architecture, readers do not block writersyesyesyesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes infoAll updates are persistent, including those to disk-based columnstores and memory-based row stores. Transaction commits are supported via write-ahead log.
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes infovia In-Memory Engineyes
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers with fine-grained authorization conceptAccess rights can be defined down to the item levelAccess rights for users and rolesFine grained access control via users, groups and roles
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FirebirdLeanXcaleOpenQM infoalso called QMPercona Server for MongoDBSingleStore infoformer name was MemSQL
Specific characteristicsFull ACID and full SQL operational database with analytical queries over operational...
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SingleStore offers a fully-managed , distributed, highly-scalable SQL database designed...
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Competitive advantagesLinear scalability upto 100s of nodes (tested with 100 nodes and TPC-C).
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SingleStore’s competitive advantages include: Easy and Simplified Architecture with...
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Typical application scenariosHybrid Transactional-Analytical Processing (HTAP) requiring an operational database...
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Driving Fast Analytics: SingleStore delivers the fastest and most scalable reporting...
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Key customersbanking/finance/fintech, telco, insurance, traveltech, M2M/IoT, retail
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IEX Cloud : Improves Financial Data Distribution Speed 15x with Singlestore DB Comcast,...
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Market metrics15 beta testers
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Customers in various industries worldwide including US and International Industry...
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Licensing and pricing modelsannual fee covering license and support based on number of physical cores
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