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System Properties Comparison Geode vs. Microsoft Access vs. VelocityDB
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|Name||Geode Xexclude from comparison||Microsoft Access Xexclude from comparison||VelocityDB Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||Geode is a distributed data container, pooling memory, CPU, network resources, and optionally local disk across multiple processes||Microsoft Access combines a backend RDBMS (JET / ACE Engine) with a GUI frontend for data manipulation and queries. The Access frontend is often used for accessing other datasources (DBMS, Excel, etc.)||A .NET Object Database that can be embedded/distributed and extended to a graph data model (VelocityGraph)|
|Primary database model||Key-value store||Relational DBMS||Graph DBMS|
Object oriented DBMS
|Developer||Originally developed by Gemstone. They outsourced the project to Apache in 2015 but still deliver a commercial version as Gemfire.||Microsoft||VelocityDB Inc|
|Current release||1.1, February 2017||1902 (16.0.11328.20222), March 2019||7.x|
|License Commercial or Open Source||Open Source Apache Version 2; commercial licenses available as Gemfire||commercial Bundled with Microsoft Office||commercial|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no||no|
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|Server operating systems||All OS with a Java VM the JDK (8 or later) is also required||Windows Not a real database server, but making use of DLLs||Any that supports .NET|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||yes||yes|
|SQL Support of SQL||SQL-like query language (OQL)||yes but not compliant to any SQL standard||no|
|APIs and other access methods||Java Client API|
RESTful HTTP API
|Supported programming languages||.Net|
All JVM based languages
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||user defined functions||yes since Access 2010 using the ACE-engine||no|
|Triggers||yes Cache Event Listeners||yes since Access 2010 using the ACE-engine||Callbacks are triggered when data changes|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||Sharding||none||Sharding|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||Multi-source replication||none|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Eventual Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||yes||no|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||yes, on a single node||ACID but no files for transaction logging||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes but no files for transaction logging||yes|
|User concepts Access control||Access rights per client and object definable||no a simple user-level security was built in till version Access 2003||Based on Windows Authentication|
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