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DBMS > Google Cloud Spanner vs. GreptimeDB vs. JaguarDB

System Properties Comparison Google Cloud Spanner vs. GreptimeDB vs. JaguarDB

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NameGoogle Cloud Spanner  Xexclude from comparisonGreptimeDB  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA horizontally scalable, globally consistent, relational database service. It is the externalization of the core Google database that runs the biggest aspects of Google, like Ads and Google Play.An open source Time Series DBMS built for increased scalability, high performance and efficiencyPerformant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applications
Primary database modelRelational DBMSTime Series DBMSKey-value store
Vector DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.77
Rank#100  Overall
#51  Relational DBMS
Score0.05
Rank#352  Overall
#34  Time Series DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#378  Overall
#59  Key-value stores
#15  Vector DBMS
Websitecloud.google.com/­spannergreptime.comwww.jaguardb.com
Technical documentationcloud.google.com/­spanner/­docsdocs.greptime.comwww.jaguardb.com/­support.html
DeveloperGoogleGreptime Inc.DataJaguar, Inc.
Initial release201720222015
Current release3.3 July 2023
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0Open Source infoGPL V3.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono
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Implementation languageRustC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languages
Server operating systemshostedAndroid
Docker
FreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Windows
Linux
Data schemeyesschema-free, schema definition possibleyes
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 indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infoQuery statements complying to ANSI 2011yesA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggers
APIs and other access methodsgRPC (using protocol buffers) API
JDBC infoAt present, JDBC supports read-only queries. No support for DDL or DML statements.
RESTful HTTP API
gRPC
HTTP API
JDBC
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesGo
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoPythonno
Triggersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication with 3 replicas for regional instances.Multi-source replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infousing Google Cloud Dataflownono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes infoby using interleaved tables, this features focuses more on performance improvements than on referential integrityno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID infoStrict serializable isolationno
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 rights for users, groups and roles based on Google Cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM)Simple rights management via user accountsrights management via user accounts
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Google Cloud SpannerGreptimeDBJaguarDB
Specific characteristicsGreptimeDB is a SQL & Python-enabled timeseries database system built from scratch...
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Competitive advantages- Inherits advantages of Rust, such as excellent performance, memory safe, resource...
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Typical application scenariosFor IoT industries, GreptimeDB can seamless integrate with message queues and other...
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Key customersGreptime's clients span multiple sectors including IoT, connected vehicles, and energy...
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Market metricsGreptimeDB has garnered global recognition by topping GitHub trends following its...
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Licensing and pricing modelsGreptimeDB: open source, distributed, cloud-native TSDB; supports Hybrid Time-series...
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