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DBMS > GeoMesa vs. Google Cloud Firestore vs. LokiJS vs. Sadas Engine

System Properties Comparison GeoMesa vs. Google Cloud Firestore vs. LokiJS vs. Sadas Engine

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NameGeoMesa  Xexclude from comparisonGoogle Cloud Firestore  Xexclude from comparisonLokiJS  Xexclude from comparisonSadas Engine  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionGeoMesa is a distributed spatio-temporal DBMS based on various systems as storage layer.Cloud Firestore is an auto-scaling document database for storing, syncing, and querying data for mobile and web apps. It offers seamless integration with other Firebase and Google Cloud Platform products.In-memory JavaScript DBMSSADAS Engine is a columnar DBMS specifically designed for high performance in Data warehouse environments
Primary database modelSpatial DBMSDocument storeDocument storeRelational DBMS
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Score0.78
Rank#199  Overall
#3  Spatial DBMS
Score9.32
Rank#52  Overall
#10  Document stores
Score0.57
Rank#228  Overall
#34  Document stores
Score0.00
Rank#354  Overall
#152  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.geomesa.orgfirebase.google.com/­products/­firestoregithub.com/­techfort/­LokiJSwww.sadasengine.com
Technical documentationwww.geomesa.org/­documentation/­stable/­user/­index.htmlfirebase.google.com/­docs/­firestoretechfort.github.io/­LokiJSwww.sadasengine.com/­index.php/­downloads/­documentation-columnar-db
DeveloperCCRi and othersGoogleSADAS s.r.l.
Initial release2014201720142006
Current release3.2.0, April 20218.0
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache License 2.0commercialOpen Sourcecommercial infofree trial version available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesnono
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Implementation languageScalaJavaScriptC++
Server operating systemshostedserver-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)AIX
Linux
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesnoyes
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.nononono
Secondary indexesyesyesyes infovia viewsyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnononoyes
APIs and other access methodsAndroid
gRPC (using protocol buffers) API
iOS
JavaScript API
RESTful HTTP API
JavaScript APIJDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesGo
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
Python
JavaScript.Net
C
C#
C++
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes, Firebase Rules & Cloud FunctionsView functions in JavaScriptno
Triggersnoyes, with Cloud Functionsyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesdepending on storage layerShardingnonehorizontal partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesdepending on storage layerMulti-source replicationnonenone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesUsing Cloud Dataflowyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemdepending on storage layerImmediate ConsistencynoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoyesno infoatomic operations within a single collection possible
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoSerialization of a DB in a Node.JS/Cordova/PhoneGap environment. Usage of the IndexedDB-API in a browser.yes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.depending on storage layeryesyes infomanaged by 'Learn by Usage'
User concepts infoAccess controlyes infodepending on the DBMS used for storageAccess rights for users, groups and roles based on Google Cloud Identity and Access Management. Security Rules for 3rd party authentication using Firebase Auth.noAccess rights for users, groups and roles according to SQL-standard

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