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System Properties Comparison Google BigQuery vs. OpenSearch vs. Sequoiadb

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NameGoogle BigQuery  Xexclude from comparisonOpenSearch  Xexclude from comparisonSequoiadb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionLarge scale data warehouse service with append-only tablesA distributed, RESTful search and analytics engine forked from Elasticsearch and based on Apache LuceneNewSQL database with distributed OLTP and SQL
Primary database modelRelational DBMSSearch engineDocument store
Relational DBMS
Secondary database modelsVector DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score63.63
Rank#19  Overall
#13  Relational DBMS
Score14.84
Rank#40  Overall
#4  Search engines
Score0.47
Rank#274  Overall
#42  Document stores
#123  Relational DBMS
Websitecloud.google.com/­bigquerygithub.com/­opensearch-project
opensearch.org
www.sequoiadb.com
Technical documentationcloud.google.com/­bigquery/­docsopensearch.org/­docs/­latestwww.sequoiadb.com/­en/­index.php?m=Files&a=index
DeveloperGoogleAmazon Web ServicesSequoiadb Ltd.
Initial release201020212013
Current release2.5.0, January 2023
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0Open Source infoServer: AGPL; Client: Apache V2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono
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Implementation languageJavaC++
Server operating systemshostedAll OS with a Java VMLinux
Data schemeyesschema-free infoFlexible type definitions. Once a type is defined, it is persistentschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes infooid, date, timestamp, binary, regex
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 infoAll search fields are automatically indexedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesSQL-like query languageSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP/JSON APIJava API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
proprietary protocol using JSON
Supported programming languages.Net
Java
JavaScript
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Ruby
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby infoElasticsearch client
.Net
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infoin JavaScriptyesJavaScript
Triggersnoyes infoby using the 'percolation' featureno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency infoSynchronous doc based replication. Get by ID may show delays up to 1 sec. Configurable write consistency: one, quorum, allEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoSince BigQuery is designed for querying datanoDocument is locked during a transaction
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
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.nono
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess privileges (owner, writer, reader) on dataset, table or view level infoGoogle Cloud Identity & Access Management (IAM)simple password-based access control
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Google BigQueryOpenSearchSequoiadb
Specific characteristicsOpenSearch is a highly scalable and extensible open-source software suite for search,...
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Competitive advantagesDistributed as fully open source under Apache License, Version 2.0 (ALv2), OpenSearch...
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Typical application scenariosThe OpenSearch platform is used across a broad range of search , analytics, and observability...
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Licensing and pricing modelsThe OpenSearch Project offers open source software licensed under Apache License...
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