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DBMS > Google BigQuery vs. NebulaGraph vs. Titan

System Properties Comparison Google BigQuery vs. NebulaGraph vs. Titan

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NameGoogle BigQuery  Xexclude from comparisonNebulaGraph  Xexclude from comparisonTitan  Xexclude from comparison
Titan has been decommisioned after the takeover by Datastax. It will be removed from the DB-Engines ranking. A fork has been open-sourced as JanusGraph.
DescriptionLarge scale data warehouse service with append-only tablesA distributed, linear scalable, high perfomant Graph DBMSTitan is a Graph DBMS optimized for distributed clusters.
Primary database modelRelational DBMSGraph DBMSGraph DBMS
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Score50.12
Rank#24  Overall
#16  Relational DBMS
Score1.18
Rank#169  Overall
#14  Graph DBMS
Websitecloud.google.com/­bigquerygithub.com/­vesoft-inc/­nebula
nebula-graph.io
titan.thinkaurelius.com
Technical documentationcloud.google.com/­bigquery/­docsdocs.nebula-graph.iogithub.com/­thinkaurelius/­titan/­wiki
DeveloperGoogleVesoft Inc.Aurelius, owned by DataStax
Initial release201020192012
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0 + Common Clause 1.0Open Source infoApache license, version 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageC++Java
Server operating systemshostedLinuxLinux
OS X
Unix
Windows
Data schemeyesStrong typed schemayes
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.nono
Secondary indexesnoyes infoNebula Graph internally uses the Key-Value store RocksDB for persistency. The vertices, edges, and their properties are stored as Key while their values are stored as Value. The primary indexes are per Key and secondary indexes are per Value.yes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP/JSON APIBrowser interface
console (shell)
Proprietary native API
Query language nGQL
Java API
TinkerPop Blueprints
TinkerPop Frames
TinkerPop Gremlin
TinkerPop Rexster
Supported programming languages.Net
Java
JavaScript
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Ruby
C++
Go
Java
Python
Clojure
Java
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infoin JavaScriptyes
Triggersnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingyes infovia pluggable storage backends
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesCausal Clustering using Raft protocolyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infovia Faunus, a graph analytics engine
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes infoRelationships in graphsyes infoRelationships in graph
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoSince BigQuery is designed for querying dataACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infousing RocksDByes infoSupports various storage backends: Cassandra, HBase, Berkeley DB, Akiban, Hazelcast
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess privileges (owner, writer, reader) on dataset, table or view level infoGoogle Cloud Identity & Access Management (IAM)Role-based access controlUser authentification and security via Rexster Graph Server
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Google BigQueryNebulaGraphTitan
Specific characteristicsNebulaGraph is a truly distributed, linearly scalable, lightning-fast graph database,...
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Competitive advantagesNebulaGraph boasts the world's only graph database solution that is able to host...
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Typical application scenariosSocial networking Fraud detection Knowledge graph Data warehouse management Anti...
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Key customersCurrently we have some top internet companies in China implementing NebulaGraph in...
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Market metricsAt our very early stage, NebulaGraph has already received 3.5k stars and thousands...
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Licensing and pricing modelsNebulaGraph is open source and free to use under Apache 2.0 license and Common Clause...
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