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

DBMS > Google Cloud Firestore vs. Oracle Coherence vs. TiDB

System Properties Comparison Google Cloud Firestore vs. Oracle Coherence vs. TiDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameGoogle Cloud Firestore  Xexclude from comparisonOracle Coherence  Xexclude from comparisonTiDB  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.Oracles in-memory data grid solutionTiDB is an open source distributed Hybrid Transactional/Analytical Processing (HTAP) database that supports MySQL and Spark SQL syntaxes.
Primary database modelDocument storeKey-value storeRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score9.32
Rank#52  Overall
#10  Document stores
Score2.61
Rank#113  Overall
#21  Key-value stores
Score3.54
Rank#93  Overall
#49  Relational DBMS
Websitefirebase.google.com/­products/­firestorewww.oracle.com/­middleware/­technologies/­coherence.htmlpingcap.com
Technical documentationfirebase.google.com/­docs/­firestoredocs.oracle.com/­en/­middleware/­standalone/­coherencedocs.pingcap.com/­tidb/­stable
DeveloperGoogleOraclePingCAP, Inc.
Initial release201720072016
Current release12c, September 20165.0.1, April 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen 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.
TiDB Cloud: Fully-managed TiDB Service. Bring everything great about TiDB to the cloud.
Implementation languageJavaGo, Rust
Server operating systemshostedAll OS with a Java VMLinux
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyes
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.nonono
Secondary indexesyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoyes
APIs and other access methodsAndroid
gRPC (using protocol buffers) API
iOS
JavaScript API
RESTful HTTP API
JCache
JPA
RESTful HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesGo
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
Python
.Net
C++
Java
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes, Firebase Rules & Cloud Functionsnono
Triggersyes, with Cloud Functionsyes infoLive Eventsno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardinghorizontal partitioning (by key range)
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replicationyes, with selectable consistency levelUsing Raft consensus algorithm to ensure data replication with strong consistency among multiple replicas.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsUsing Cloud Dataflownoyes infowith TiSpark Connector
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono infocurrently only supported in syntax
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayesconfigurableACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infooptionallyyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesno
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.authentification to access the cache via certificates or http basic authenticationUsers with fine-grained authorization concept. No user groups or roles.
More information provided by the system vendor
Google Cloud FirestoreOracle CoherenceTiDB
Specific characteristicsTiDB is an open-source NewSQL database built by PingCAP. TiDB supports Hybrid Transactional...
» more
Competitive advantagesIn the current database landscape, infrastructure engineers often have to use one...
» more
Typical application scenariosTiDB is designed to support both OLTP and OLAP scenarios. You can use TiDB , the...
» more
Key customersShopee (E-commerce) BookMyShow.com (E-commerce) Yiguo.com (E-commerce) JD Cloud &...
» more
Market metrics25K+ GitHub Stars for TiDB, and 8K+ GitHub Stars for TiKV 1.6K+ members in TiDB Community...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOpen Source Apache 2.0 with either commercial licensing or fully-hosted DB-as-a-service...
» more
News

TiDB Operator Source Code Reading (V): Backup and Restore
14 December 2021

Implementing Chaos Engineering in K8s: Chaos Mesh Principle Analysis and Control Plane Development
9 December 2021

TiDB 5.3: Delivering Enhancements for Data Intensive Applications
7 December 2021

Believe in the Multiplicative Power of Openness
30 November 2021

How to Connect TiDB Cloud to Metabase
24 November 2021

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

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

More resources
Google Cloud FirestoreOracle CoherenceTiDB
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

Google Cloud Launches New Postgres-Compatible Database, AlloyDB
11 May 2022, Datanami

How to migrate your user data from Google Firebase
24 May 2022, Security Boulevard

Rowy Takes on the Limits of Airtable with Low-Code Cloud Collaboration
2 May 2022, thenewstack.io

Google's Firebase app development platform gets updates and security boosts
11 May 2022, SiliconANGLE News

Kill some time waiting for Google I/O to start with its official pinball game
10 May 2022, Android Police

provided by Google News

Cloud Native Java with the Micronaut Framework
3 May 2022, InfoQ.com

Coherence Community Edition Now Available
1 July 2020, Database Trends and Applications

Security Bulletin 04 May 2022
4 May 2022, Cyber Security Agency of Singapore

Oracle Unveils Unified Container Deployment and Management Platform
3 August 2021, Container Journal

Oracle In-Memory Data Grid Now Open Source
2 July 2020, iProgrammer

provided by Google News

PingCap brings TiDB distributed SQL HTAP database to cloud
11 May 2022, TechTarget

Takuya Hirano Joins PingCAP as an Executive Advisor
19 May 2022, PR Newswire

PingCAP Enhances Support for Data Intensive Applications with TiDB 5.3
7 December 2021, PR Newswire

PingCap TiDB 5.3 Supports Both High Volume Transaction Processing and Real-Time Analytics
4 January 2022, Database Trends and Applications

PingCAP Introduces its New Developer Tier to Boost Application Innovation with TiDB Cloud
9 November 2021, PR Newswire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Mobile Games Developer
HTC Global Services, Inc., Glendale, CA

Backend Engineer (Remote Worldwide)
Make, Remote

Data Engineer (open to remote)
Vida Health, San Francisco, CA

Front End Developer
Kiswe, New Providence, NJ

Front-End Software Development Engineer II
Zonar Systems, Seattle, WA

JPC - 443 - Server Side Java Developer
Promantis Inc, Charlotte, NC

Java Developer
DMR Associates, LLC, North Brunswick, NJ

Software Engineering
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Plano, TX

Java Developer
PruTech Solutions, Charlotte, NC

Sr. Java Developer
DMR Associates, LLC, New York, NY

Engineering Manager - Lending, Cash App
Cash App, New York, NY

Software Engineer - Availability, Cash App
Cash App, Los Angeles, CA

Software Engineer - Availability, Cash App
Cash App, New York, NY

Sales Account Executive- Remote
PingCAP, Remote

Software Engineer - Cash Cards
Cash App, Austin, TX

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

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

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

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB 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