DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the mission critical dbmsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Google BigQuery vs. NuoDB vs. Prometheus

System Properties Comparison Google BigQuery vs. NuoDB vs. Prometheus

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameGoogle BigQuery  Xexclude from comparisonNuoDB  Xexclude from comparisonPrometheus  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionLarge scale data warehouse service with append-only tablesNuoDB is a webscale distributed database that supports SQL and ACID transactionsOpen-source TimeSeries DBMS and monitoring system
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSTime Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score55.69
Rank#21  Overall
#14  Relational DBMS
Score1.20
Rank#181  Overall
#89  Relational DBMS
Score6.29
Rank#66  Overall
#4  Time Series DBMS
Websitecloud.google.com/­bigquerynuodb.comprometheus.io
Technical documentationcloud.google.com/­bigquery/­docsdoc.nuodb.comprometheus.io/­docs
DeveloperGoogleNuoDB, Inc.
Initial release201020132015
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercial infolimited edition freeOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC++Go
Server operating systemshostedhosted infoAmazon EC2, Windows Azure, SoftLayer
Linux
OS X
Windows
Linux
Windows
Data schemeyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesNumeric data only
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.nonono infoImport of XML data possible
Secondary indexesnoyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyesno
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP/JSON APIADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languages.Net
Java
JavaScript
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Ruby
.Net
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
.Net
C++
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infoin JavaScriptJava, SQLno
Triggersnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonedata is dynamically stored/cached on the nodes where it is read/writtenSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoManaged transparently by NuoDByes infoby Federation
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistencynone
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoSince BigQuery is designed for querying dataACID infotunable commit protocolno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoMVCCyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infoTemporary tableno
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess privileges (owner, writer, reader) on dataset, table or view level infoGoogle Cloud Identity & Access Management (IAM)Standard SQL roles/ privileges, Administrative Usersno

More information provided by the system vendor

We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
and for displaying vendor-provided information such as key customers, competitive advantages and market metrics.

Related products and services
3rd partiesCData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

SQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
» more

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
Google BigQueryNuoDBPrometheus
DB-Engines blog posts

Cloud-based DBMS's popularity grows at high rates
12 December 2019, Paul Andlinger

The popularity of cloud-based DBMSs has increased tenfold in four years
7 February 2017, Matthias Gelbmann

Increased popularity for consuming DBMS services out of the cloud
2 October 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Meet some database management systems you are likely to hear more about in the future
4 August 2014, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Google’s Logica language addresses SQL’s flaws
15 April 2021, InfoWorld

provided by Google News

Nylas Appoints Snyk CEO Peter McKay to its Board of Directors
29 November 2022, Yahoo Finance

Dassault Systèmes Announces the Acquisition of NuoDB, a Cloud-Native Distributed SQL Database Leader
25 November 2020, businesswire.com

NuoDB set to improve distributed SQL performance
7 January 2020, TechTarget

NuoDB 4.0 Expands Cloud-native and Cloud-agnostic Capabilities of Distributed SQL Database
29 July 2019, GlobeNewswire

NuoDB 4.0 improves cloud-native database capabilities
31 July 2019, TechTarget

provided by Google News

6 data observability open source tools to consider
18 November 2022, TechTarget

Global Time Series Databases Software Market Trends, Challenges, Opportunities, Analysis and Forecast with Key Players – Influxdata, Trendalyze, Amazon Timestream, Datastax, Prometheus
23 November 2022, Digital Journal

Consider Grafana vs. Prometheus for your time-series tools
18 October 2021, TechTarget

My Prometheus is Overwhelmed! Help!
24 July 2021, hackernoon.com

Query Optimization in the Prometheus World
14 June 2022, thenewstack.io

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Data Architect
Perficient, Inc, United States

Software Engineer - Remote
Dassault Systèmes, Waltham, MA

Principal Engineer - Remote
Dassault Systèmes, Waltham, MA

Software Architect - SQL Execution, Remote
Dassault Systèmes, Waltham, MA

Principal Engineer - Remote
Dassault Systèmes, Waltham, MA

Systems Testing Engineer
Dassault Systèmes, Waltham, MA

Prometheus/Grafana Expert
Veear Projects inc., Remote

AEM Developer
Veear Projects inc., Remote

Grafana Consultant
Virtusa, Dallas, TX

DevOps Engineer
Hilbert Technologies, New York, NY

Storage Software Engineer/Researcher, Infrastructure Monitoring and Admin
ByteDance, Seattle, WA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Redis logo

The world’s most loved real‑time data platform.
Try free

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

The definitive guide for Cassandra

Imagine What You Could Do if Scalability Wasn‘t a Problem!
Download the Cassandra e-book for free!

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

Present your product here