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NameGrakn  Xexclude from comparisonTransbase  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionGrakn is a distributed, hyper-relational database for managing complex data that serves as a knowledge base for cognitive/AI systems.A resource-optimized, high-performance, universally applicable RDBMS
Primary database modelGraph DBMS
Relational DBMS infoOften described as a 'hyper-relational' database, since it implements the 'Entity-Relationship Paradigm' to manage complex data structures and ontologies.
Relational DBMS
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Score0.59
Rank#199  Overall
#16  Graph DBMS
#97  Relational DBMS
Score0.14
Rank#278  Overall
#129  Relational DBMS
Websitegrakn.aiwww.transaction.de/­en/­home.html
Technical documentationdev.grakn.ai/­docswww.transaction.de/­en/­info-center/­product-info-whitepapers.html
DeveloperGrakn LabsTransaction Software GmbH
Initial release20161987
Current release1.7.1, April 2020Transbase 8.3, September 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoGPL Version 3, commercial licenses availablecommercial infofree development license
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageJavaC and C++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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 indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes
APIs and other access methodsconsole (shell)
gRPC protocol
Workbase (visualisation software)
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesAll JVM based languages
Groovy
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Scala
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
Kotlin
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes
Triggersnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoby using Cassandra
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-master replication infoby using CassandraMaster-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoby using Apache Kafka and Apache Zookeeperno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno infosubstituted by the relationship featureyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nono
User concepts infoAccess controlyes infoat REST API level; other APIs in progressfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
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GraknTransbase
Specific characteristicsGrakn is the knowledge graph to organise complex networks of data and making it queryable,...
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The resource-optimized high-performance database system Transbase® impresses with...
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Competitive advantagesExpressive and flexible data model: The meta-schema of Grakn allows for modelling...
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Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT) are placing new demands on database management...
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Typical application scenariosLife sciences : Grakn makes working with biological data much easier and accelerates...
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In following areas we created solutions based on Transbase®, C-chain and SecureBase:...
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Key customersTogether successful through Co-Operation: The successful business principles of the...
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Licensing and pricing modelsAGPL and Commercial . The commercial license is priced based on cluster resources...
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You will receive the Transbase® full version as a Subscription with a term of one...
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