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DBMS > FoundationDB vs. SAP HANA vs. SiriDB vs. Yaacomo

System Properties Comparison FoundationDB vs. SAP HANA vs. SiriDB vs. Yaacomo

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NameFoundationDB  Xexclude from comparisonSAP HANA  Xexclude from comparisonSiriDB  Xexclude from comparisonYaacomo  Xexclude from comparison
Created as commercial project in 2013, FoundationDB has been acquired by Apple in March 2015 and was withdrawn from the market. As a consequence, the product was removed from the DB-Engines ranking. In April 2018, Apple open-sourced FoundationDB and it therefore reappears in the ranking.
DescriptionOrdered key-value store. Core features are complimented by layers.In-memory, column based data store. Available as appliance or cloud serviceOpen Source Time Series DBMSOpenCL based in-memory RDBMS, designed for efficiently utilizing the hardware via parallel computing
Primary database modelDocument store infosupported via specific layer
Key-value store
Relational DBMS infosupported via specific SQL-layer
Relational DBMSTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Graph DBMS infowith SAP Hana, Enterprise Edition
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.83
Rank#142  Overall
#26  Document stores
#26  Key-value stores
#71  Relational DBMS
Score50.20
Rank#23  Overall
#16  Relational DBMS
Score0.19
Rank#330  Overall
#29  Time Series DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#377  Overall
#157  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.foundationdb.orgwww.sap.com/­products/­hana.htmlsiridb.comyaacomo.com
Technical documentationapple.github.io/­foundationdbhelp.sap.com/­hanadocs.siridb.com
DeveloperFoundationDBSAPCesbitQ2WEB GmbH
Initial release2013201020172009
Current release6.2.28, November 20202.0 SPS06 (March 4, 2022), March 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0commercialOpen Source infoMIT Licensecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono infoalso available as a cloud based servicenono
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Implementation languageC++C
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
Appliance or cloud-serviceLinuxAndroid
Linux
Windows
Data schemeschema-free infosome layers support schemasyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateno infosome layers support typingyesyes infoNumeric datayes
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.nonono
Secondary indexesnoyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLsupported in specific SQL layer onlyyesnoyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
HTTP APIJDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
PHP
Python
Ruby
Swift
C
C++
Go
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin SQL-layer onlySQLScript, Rno
Triggersnoyesnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingyesShardinghorizontal partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesyesyesSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemLinearizable consistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityin SQL-layer onlyyesnoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnoyessimple rights management via user accountsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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