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DBMS > Google BigQuery vs. Heroic vs. SWC-DB vs. TerminusDB

System Properties Comparison Google BigQuery vs. Heroic vs. SWC-DB vs. TerminusDB

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NameGoogle BigQuery  Xexclude from comparisonHeroic  Xexclude from comparisonSWC-DB infoSuper Wide Column Database  Xexclude from comparisonTerminusDB infoformer name was DataChemist  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionLarge scale data warehouse service with append-only tablesTime Series DBMS built at Spotify based on Cassandra or Google Cloud Bigtable, and ElasticSearchA high performance, scalable Wide Column DBMSScalable Graph Database platform making enterprise data available by exploiting inferred entities and relationships
Primary database modelRelational DBMSTime Series DBMSWide column storeGraph DBMS
Secondary database modelsTime Series DBMSDocument store
RDF store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score45.62
Rank#24  Overall
#16  Relational DBMS
Score0.21
Rank#290  Overall
#26  Time Series DBMS
Score0.09
Rank#309  Overall
#13  Wide column stores
Score0.22
Rank#287  Overall
#24  Graph DBMS
Websitecloud.google.com/­bigqueryspotify.github.io/­heroic/­#!/­indexgithub.com/­kashirin-alex/­swc-db
www.swcdb.org
terminusdb.com
Technical documentationcloud.google.com/­bigquery/­docsspotify.github.io/­heroic/­#!/­docs/­overviewterminusdb.github.io/­terminusdb/­#
DeveloperGoogleSpotifyAlex KashirinDataChemist Ltd.
Initial release2010201420202018
Current release0.5, April 202110.0.3, September 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoGPL V3Open Source infoGPL V3
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnonono
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Implementation languageJavaC++Prolog, Rust
Server operating systemshostedLinuxLinux
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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 indexesnoyes infovia Elasticsearch
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesnoSQL-like query languageSQL-like query language (WOQL)
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP/JSON APIHQL (Heroic Query Language, a JSON-based language)
HTTP API
Proprietary protocol
Thrift
OWL
RESTful HTTP API
WOQL (Web Object Query Language)
Supported programming languages.Net
Java
JavaScript
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Ruby
C++JavaScript
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infoin JavaScriptnonoyes
Triggersnononoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingShardingGraph Partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesJournaling Streams
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoSince BigQuery is designed for querying datanoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infoin-memory journaling
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nonono
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess privileges (owner, writer, reader) on dataset, table or view level infoGoogle Cloud Identity & Access Management (IAM)Role-based access control

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