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System Properties Comparison GBase vs. JaguarDB vs. PostgreSQL vs. Transbase

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NameGBase  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonPostgreSQL  Xexclude from comparisonTransbase  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn analytical database for business intelligence with large customers in China.Performant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applicationsWidely used open source RDBMS infoDeveloped as objectoriented DBMS (Postgres), gradually enhanced with 'standards' like SQLA resource-optimized, high-performance, universally applicable RDBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value storeRelational DBMS infowith object oriented extensions, e.g.: user defined types/functions and inheritance. Handling of key/value pairs with hstore module.Relational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.02
Rank#167  Overall
#84  Relational DBMS
Score0.05
Rank#313  Overall
#49  Key-value stores
Score552.23
Rank#4  Overall
#4  Relational DBMS
Score0.28
Rank#260  Overall
#120  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.gbase8a.comwww.datajaguar.comwww.postgresql.orgwww.transaction.de/­en/­solutions/­transbase-resource-optimized-high-performance-database
Technical documentationwww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpwww.postgresql.org/­docswww.transaction.de/­en/­transbase-inside
DeveloperDataJaguar, Inc.PostgreSQL Global Development Group infowww.postgresql.org/­developerTransaction Software GmbH
Initial release20151989 info1989: Postgres, 1996: PostgreSQL1987
Current releaseGBase 8a2.9.4 September 201813.1, November 2020Transbase 8.4, September 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoGPL V3.0Open Source infoBSDcommercial infofree development license
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languagesCC and C++
Server operating systemsLinuxFreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
NetBSD
OpenBSD
OS X
Solaris
Unix
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesyesyes
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.noyes infospecific XML-type available, but no XML query functionality.no
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersyes infostandard with numerous extensionsyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java infoJDBC
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Tcl
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
Kotlin
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnouser defined functions inforealized in proprietary language PL/pgSQL or with common languages like Perl, Python, Tcl etc.yes
Triggersnoyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingpartitioning by range, list and (since PostgreSQL 11) by hash
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replicationSource-replica replication infoother methods possible by using 3rd party extensionsSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACIDyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nonono
User concepts infoAccess controlrights management via user accountsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
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GBaseJaguarDBPostgreSQLTransbase
Specific characteristicsSQL support, group by, order by, join
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The resource-optimized high-performance database system Transbase® impresses with...
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Competitive advantagesExtremely easy to scale-out (in seconds) 100,000 times faster
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Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT) are placing new demands on database management...
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Typical application scenariosIoT data, time series data, AI data. Any type of numerical data.
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In following areas we created solutions based on Transbase®, C-chain and SecureBase:...
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Key customersQuantea, 2PiDay, Synqy, SinoLogistics, IIVI
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Together successful through Co-Operation: The successful business principles of the...
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Market metricsAdvertising awareness, installed base, brand image, market share
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Licensing and pricing modelsFree-trial license, per-node license, and subscription license.
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You will receive the Transbase® full version as a Subscription with a term of one...
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