DBMS > GeoMesa vs. IBM Cloudant vs. MySQL
System Properties Comparison GeoMesa vs. IBM Cloudant vs. MySQL
Please select another system to include it in the comparison.
|Editorial information provided by DB-Engines|
|Name||GeoMesa Xexclude from comparison||IBM Cloudant Xexclude from comparison||MySQL Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||GeoMesa is a distributed spatio-temporal DBMS based on various systems as storage layer.||Database as a Service offering based on Apache CouchDB||Widely used open source RDBMS|
|Primary database model||Spatial DBMS||Document store||Relational DBMS Key/Value like access via memcached API|
|Secondary database models||Document store|
|Developer||CCRi and others||IBM, Apache Software Foundation IBM acquired Cloudant in February 2014||Oracle since 2010, originally MySQL AB, then Sun|
|Current release||3.2.0, April 2021||8.0.29, April 2022|
|License Commercial or Open Source||Open Source Apache License 2.0||commercial||Open Source GPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are available|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||yes||no|
|DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) Database as a Service|
Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
|ScaleGrid for MySQL: Fully managed MySQL hosting on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.|
|Implementation language||Scala||Erlang||C and C++|
|Server operating systems||hosted||FreeBSD|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||no||yes|
|XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.||no||no||yes|
|SQL Support of SQL||no||no||yes with proprietary extensions|
|APIs and other access methods||RESTful HTTP/JSON API||ADO.NET|
Proprietary native API
|Supported programming languages||C#|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||depending on storage layer||Sharding||horizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL Fabric|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||depending on storage layer||Multi-source replication|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||yes||yes||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||depending on storage layer||Eventual Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||no||yes not for MyISAM storage engine|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||no||no atomic operations within a document possible||ACID not for MyISAM storage engine|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes Optimistic locking||yes table locks or row locks depending on storage engine|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||depending on storage layer||no||yes|
|User concepts Access control||yes depending on the DBMS used for storage||Access rights for users can be defined per database||Users with fine-grained authorization concept no user groups or roles|
More information provided by the system vendor
We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
|Related products and services|
|3rd parties||CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.|
DbVisualizer is equipping database professionals with the tools they need to build, manage and maintain state-of-the-art database technologies. It has sky-high user satisfaction and is the preferred tool for database professionals around the world. Customers include Tesla, Apple, Facebook, Deutsche Bank, NASA, and 25,000 others in 145 countries.
Arctype: A fast, beautiful database GUI for developers and teams. Download it for free today.
Percona: Database problems? Not on your watch.
Databases run better with Percona.
SQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
Navicat for MySQL is the ideal solution for MySQL/MariaDB administration and development.
We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.
|DB-Engines blog posts|