DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the embedded DBMS for embedded systemsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Google Cloud Firestore vs. H2 vs. JaguarDB vs. Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB vs. Microsoft Azure Table Storage

System Properties Comparison Google Cloud Firestore vs. H2 vs. JaguarDB vs. Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB vs. Microsoft Azure Table Storage

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameGoogle Cloud Firestore  Xexclude from comparisonH2  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Cosmos DB infoformer name was Azure DocumentDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Table Storage  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionCloud Firestore is an auto-scaling document database for storing, syncing, and querying data for mobile and web apps. It offers seamless integration with other Firebase and Google Cloud Platform products.Full-featured RDBMS with a small footprint, either embedded into a Java application or used as a database server.Performant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applicationsGlobally distributed, horizontally scalable, multi-model database serviceA Wide Column Store for rapid development using massive semi-structured datasets
Primary database modelDocument storeRelational DBMSKey-value storeDocument store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Wide column store
Wide column store
Secondary database modelsSpatial DBMSSpatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score6.96
Rank#57  Overall
#9  Document stores
Score8.66
Rank#50  Overall
#30  Relational DBMS
Score0.04
Rank#328  Overall
#52  Key-value stores
Score34.71
Rank#25  Overall
#3  Document stores
#2  Graph DBMS
#3  Key-value stores
#3  Wide column stores
Score4.29
Rank#77  Overall
#5  Wide column stores
Websitefirebase.google.com/­products/­firestorewww.h2database.comwww.datajaguar.comazure.microsoft.com/­services/­cosmos-dbazure.microsoft.com/­en-us/­services/­storage/­tables
Technical documentationfirebase.google.com/­docs/­firestorewww.h2database.com/­html/­main.htmlwww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpdocs.microsoft.com/­azure/­cosmos-db
DeveloperGoogleThomas MuellerDataJaguar, Inc.MicrosoftMicrosoft
Initial release20172005201520142012
Current release1.4.200, October 20192.9.4 September 2018
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infodual-licence (Mozilla public license, Eclipse public license)Open Source infoGPL V3.0commercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnonoyesyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languages
Server operating systemshostedAll OS with a Java VMLinuxhostedhosted
Data schemeschema-freeyesyesschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes infoJSON typesyes
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 indexesyesyesyesyes infoAll properties auto-indexed by defaultno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsAndroid
gRPC (using protocol buffers) API
iOS
JavaScript API
RESTful HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
DocumentDB API
Graph API (Gremlin)
MongoDB API
RESTful HTTP API
Table API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesGo
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
Python
JavaC
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
C#
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
MongoDB client drivers written for various programming languages
Python
.Net
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes, Firebase Rules & Cloud FunctionsJava Stored Procedures and User-Defined FunctionsnoJavaScriptno
Triggersyes, with Cloud FunctionsyesnoJavaScriptno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnoneShardingSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud service
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replicationWith clustering: 2 database servers on different computers operate on identical copies of a databaseMulti-source replicationyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceyes infoimplicit feature of the cloud service. Replication either local, cross-facility or geo-redundant.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsUsing Cloud Dataflownonowith Hadoop integration infoIntegration with Hadoop/HDInsight on Azure*no
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyBounded Staleness
Consistent Prefix
Eventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infoConsistency level configurable on request level
Session Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesnonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayesACIDnoMulti-item ACID transactions with snapshot isolation within a partitionoptimistic locking
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnono
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users, groups and roles based on Google Cloud Identity and Access Management. Security Rules for 3rd party authentication using Firebase Auth.fine grained access rights according to SQL-standardrights management via user accountsAccess rights can be defined down to the item levelAccess rights based on private key authentication or shared access signatures
More information provided by the system vendor
Google Cloud FirestoreH2JaguarDBMicrosoft Azure Cosmos DB infoformer name was Azure DocumentDBMicrosoft Azure Table Storage
Specific characteristicsSQL support, group by, order by, join
» more
Competitive advantagesExtremely easy to scale-out (in seconds) 100,000 times faster
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT data, time series data, AI data. Any type of numerical data.
» more
Key customersQuantea, 2PiDay, Synqy, SinoLogistics, IIVI
» more
Market metricsAdvertising awareness, installed base, brand image, market share
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsFree-trial license, per-node license, and subscription license.
» more

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

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

More resources
Google Cloud FirestoreH2JaguarDBMicrosoft Azure Cosmos DB infoformer name was Azure DocumentDBMicrosoft Azure Table Storage
DB-Engines blog posts

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

show all

Recent citations in the news

Papa John's meets digital demand surge with Google Cloud
23 April 2021, Chain Store Age

Google Cloud Supports PHP on Cloud Functions InfoQ
4 May 2021, InfoQ.com

Papa John's partners with Google Cloud to migrate data centers to cloud
23 April 2021, Pizza Marketplace

Google Cloud and 2K introduce 'Open Saves' open-source storage for game developers
29 April 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Google, 2K Games Launch Free-To-Use Open Source Cloud Game Save System
1 May 2021, TheGamer

provided by Google News

Blowing your mind with F# | Azure Cosmos DB Conf - Microsoft
20 April 2021, Channel 9

Azure SDK Gets Communications Services Libraries, Based on Teams Tech
22 April 2021, Visual Studio Magazine

NoSQL Databases Software Market Size and Growth 2021-2027 | Top Companies – MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase, MarkLogic, RethinkDB, CouchDB – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
11 May 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

Can We Trust the Cloud Not to Fail?
11 May 2021, InfoQ.com

Global Document Databases Software Market (2021) to Witness Huge Growth by 2026 | MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
29 April 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

provided by Google News

OpsRamp Accelerates Adoption of Cloud and Cloud Native Infrastructure with Scalable Monitoring and Real-Time Alerting
11 May 2021, Yahoo Finance

OpsRamp unveils software to migrate enterprises to the public cloud
12 May 2021, VentureBeat

How to use Azure Table storage in .Net
14 January 2019, InfoWorld

Writing the results from an Intune executed Powershell script to Azure Table Storage
10 May 2020, stopthefud

Words to go: Azure storage types
29 November 2016, TechTarget

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Google Cloud Programmer
Intone Networks, Timonium, MD

Software Developer
Connecticut RISE Network, New Haven, CT

Sr Software Engineer - Android
Disney Parks, Experiences and Products, Celebration, FL

Sr Software Engineer
Disney Parks, Experiences and Products, Lake Buena Vista, FL

Software Development Engineer
Pocket RN, Remote

Software Engineer, Azure Cosmos DB
Microsoft, Atlanta, GA

Database Administrator - AZURE
Intone Networks, Remote

SQL Developer- Moultrie Mobile
EBSCO Industries Inc, Birmingham, AL

Junior Database Administrator
GROVER GAMING, Greenville, NC

Data Engineer
GoPuff, Remote

Developer I (Mid-Level)
OverDrive, Inc., Cleveland, OH

Senior Software Engineer Job
Acuity Brands, New Haven, CT

Principal Software Engineering Manager - Azure Storage Security
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Azure Data Architect
Wise I.T. Inc, Remote

Developer II (Senior Level)
OverDrive, Inc., Cleveland, OH

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 5 GB free..

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here