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System Properties Comparison GeoSpock vs. Kdb vs. TiDB
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|Name||GeoSpock Xexclude from comparison||Kdb Xexclude from comparison||TiDB Xexclude from comparison|
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|Description||Spatial and temporal data processing engine for extreme data scale||High performance Time Series DBMS||TiDB is an open source distributed SQL database that supports Hybrid Transactional/Analytical Processing (HTAP) workloads. It is MySQL compatible and features horizontal scalability, strong consistency, and high availability.|
|Primary database model||Relational DBMS||Time Series DBMS|
|Secondary database models||Time Series DBMS||Relational DBMS||Document store|
|Developer||GeoSpock||Kx Systems, a division of First Derivatives plc||PingCAP, Inc.|
|Initial release||2000 kdb was released 2000, kdb+ in 2003||2016|
|Current release||2.0, September 2019||3.6, May 2018||7.4.0, October 2023|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||commercial free 32-bit version||Open Source Apache 2.0|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||yes||no||no|
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|Server operating systems||hosted||Linux|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||yes||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||yes||no|
|Secondary indexes||temporal, categorical||yes table attribute 'grouped'||yes|
|SQL Support of SQL||ANSI SQL for query only (using Presto)||SQL-like query language (q)||yes|
|APIs and other access methods||JDBC||HTTP API|
|Supported programming languages||C|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||no||user defined functions||no|
|Triggers||no||yes with views||no|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||Automatic sharding||horizontal partitioning||horizontal partitioning (by key range)|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||Source-replica replication||Using Raft consensus algorithm to ensure data replication with strong consistency among multiple replicas.|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no similar paradigm used for internal processing||yes with TiSpark Connector|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||yes||yes full support since version 6.6|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||no||no||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes||yes|
|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.||no||yes||no|
|User concepts Access control||Access rights for users can be defined per table||rights management via user accounts||Fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard|
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|Specific characteristics||Integrated columnar database & programming system for streaming, real time and historical...|
|TiDB is an advanced open-source, distributed SQL database for modern application...|
|Competitive advantages||provides seamless scalability; runs on industry standard server platforms; is top-ranked...|
|- HORIZONTAL SCALING : TiDB grants total transparency into your data workloads without...|
|Typical application scenarios||tick database streaming sensor data massive intelligence applications oil and gas...|
|TiDB is ideal for transactional applications that require extreme scalability and...|
|Key customers||Goldman Sachs Morgan Stanley Merrill Lynch J.P. Morgan Deutsche Bank IEX Securities...|
|Block, Pinterest, Catalyst, Bolt, Flipkart, Capcom, Shopee (E-commerce), JD Cloud...|
|Market metrics||kdb+ performance and reliability proven by our customers in critical infrastructure...|
|34K+ GitHub stars 5K+ members in TiDB Community Slack 1K+ community contributors...|
|Licensing and pricing models||upon request|
|TiDB Community : Free open source software (Apache 2.0) TiDB Self-Hosted : Enterprise...|
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