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DBMS > GBase vs. PostGIS vs. RocksDB

System Properties Comparison GBase vs. PostGIS vs. RocksDB

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NameGBase  Xexclude from comparisonPostGIS  Xexclude from comparisonRocksDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn analytical database for business intelligence with large customers in China.Spatial extension of PostgreSQLEmbeddable persistent key-value store optimized for fast storage (flash and RAM)
Primary database modelRelational DBMSSpatial DBMSKey-value store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
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Score1.50
Rank#159  Overall
#75  Relational DBMS
Score30.78
Rank#28  Overall
#1  Spatial DBMS
Score4.61
Rank#86  Overall
#14  Key-value stores
Websitewww.gbase8a.compostgis.netrocksdb.org
Technical documentationpostgis.net/­documentationgithub.com/­facebook/­rocksdb/­wiki
DeveloperFacebook, Inc.
Initial release20052013
Current releaseGBase 8a3.2.1, February 20227.3.1, June 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoGPL v2.0Open Source infoBSD
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageCC++
Server operating systemsLinux
Data schemeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesno
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.yesno
Secondary indexesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesno
APIs and other access methodsC++ API
Java API
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Go
Java
Perl
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsno
Triggersyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes infobased on PostgreSQLnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infobased on PostgreSQLnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes
User concepts infoAccess controlyes infobased on PostgreSQLno

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