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DBMS > GeoMesa vs. RocksDB vs. Sequoiadb vs. Spark SQL vs. Transbase

System Properties Comparison GeoMesa vs. RocksDB vs. Sequoiadb vs. Spark SQL vs. Transbase

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NameGeoMesa  Xexclude from comparisonRocksDB  Xexclude from comparisonSequoiadb  Xexclude from comparisonSpark SQL  Xexclude from comparisonTransbase  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionGeoMesa is a distributed spatio-temporal DBMS based on various systems as storage layer.Embeddable persistent key-value store optimized for fast storage (flash and RAM)NewSQL database with distributed OLTP and SQLSpark SQL is a component on top of 'Spark Core' for structured data processingA resource-optimized, high-performance, universally applicable RDBMS
Primary database modelSpatial DBMSKey-value storeDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMSRelational DBMS
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Score0.77
Rank#201  Overall
#4  Spatial DBMS
Score4.29
Rank#87  Overall
#15  Key-value stores
Score0.38
Rank#262  Overall
#40  Document stores
#122  Relational DBMS
Score23.72
Rank#35  Overall
#21  Relational DBMS
Score0.07
Rank#328  Overall
#147  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.geomesa.orgrocksdb.orgwww.sequoiadb.comspark.apache.org/­sqlwww.transaction.de/­en/­products/­transbase.html
Technical documentationwww.geomesa.org/­documentation/­stable/­user/­index.htmlgithub.com/­facebook/­rocksdb/­wikiwww.sequoiadb.com/­en/­index.php?m=Files&a=indexspark.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­sql-programming-guide.htmlwww.transaction.de/­en/­products/­transbase/­features.html
DeveloperCCRi and othersFacebook, Inc.Sequoiadb Ltd.Apache Software FoundationTransaction Software GmbH
Initial release20142013201320141987
Current release3.2.0, April 20217.3.1, June 20223.3.0, June 2022Transbase 8.4, September 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache License 2.0Open Source infoBSDOpen Source infoServer: AGPL; Client: Apache V2Open Source infoApache 2.0commercial infofree development license
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononono
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Implementation languageScalaC++C++ScalaC and C++
Server operating systemsLinuxLinuxLinux
OS X
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyes infooid, date, timestamp, binary, regexyesyes
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.nonononono
Secondary indexesyesnoyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoSQL-like query languageSQL-like DML and DDL statementsyes
APIs and other access methodsC++ API
Java API
proprietary protocol using JSONJDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Go
Java
Perl
Python
Ruby
.Net
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Java
Python
R
Scala
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
Kotlin
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoJavaScriptnoyes
Triggersnonononoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesdepending on storage layernoneShardingyes, utilizing Spark Core
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesdepending on storage layernoneSource-replica replicationnoneSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemdepending on storage layerEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonononoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoyesDocument is locked during a transactionnoyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.depending on storage layeryesnonono
User concepts infoAccess controlyes infodepending on the DBMS used for storagenosimple password-based access controlnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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