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System Properties Comparison Google Cloud Bigtable vs. Linter vs. Microsoft SQL Server
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|Name||Google Cloud Bigtable Xexclude from comparison||Linter Xexclude from comparison||Microsoft SQL Server Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||Google's NoSQL Big Data database service. It's the same database that powers many core Google services, including Search, Analytics, Maps, and Gmail.||RDBMS for high security requirements||Microsofts flagship relational DBMS|
|Primary database model||Key-value store|
Wide column store
|Relational DBMS||Relational DBMS|
|Secondary database models||Spatial DBMS||Document store|
|Current release||SQL Server 2019, November 2019|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||commercial||commercial restricted free version is available|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||yes||no||no|
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|Implementation language||C and C++||C++|
|Server operating systems||hosted||AIX|
HP Open VMS
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||no||yes||yes|
|XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.||no||no||yes|
|SQL Support of SQL||no||yes||yes|
|APIs and other access methods||gRPC (using protocol buffers) API|
HappyBase (Python library)
HBase compatible API (Java)
Oracle Call Interface (OCI)
Tabular Data Stream (TDS)
|Supported programming languages||C#|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||no||yes proprietary syntax with the possibility to convert from PL/SQL||Transact SQL, .NET languages, R, Python and (with SQL Server 2019) Java|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||Sharding||none||tables can be distributed across several files (horizontal partitioning); sharding through federation|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||Internal replication in Colossus, and regional replication between two clusters in different zones||Source-replica replication||yes, but depending on the SQL-Server Edition|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||yes||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate consistency (for a single cluster), Eventual consistency (for two or more replicated clusters)||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||yes||yes|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||Atomic single-row operations||ACID||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||no||yes|
|User concepts Access control||Access rights for users, groups and roles based on Google Cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM)||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard|
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