DB-EnginesCrateDB bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Graph Engine vs. Sphinx vs. Splice Machine

System Properties Comparison Graph Engine vs. Sphinx vs. Splice Machine

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameGraph Engine infoformer name: Trinity  Xexclude from comparisonSphinx  Xexclude from comparisonSplice Machine  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA distributed in-memory data processing engine, underpinned by a strongly-typed RAM store and a general distributed computation engineOpen source search engine for searching in data from different sources, e.g. relational databasesOpen-Source SQL RDBMS powered by Spark and Hadoop
Primary database modelGraph DBMS
Key-value store
Search engineRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.56
Rank#198  Overall
#16  Graph DBMS
#33  Key-value stores
Score7.04
Rank#49  Overall
#5  Search engines
Score0.72
Rank#178  Overall
#89  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.graphengine.iosphinxsearch.comwww.splicemachine.com
Technical documentationwww.graphengine.io/­docs/­manualsphinxsearch.com/­docsdoc.splicemachine.com
DeveloperMicrosoftSphinx Technologies Inc.John Leach
Initial release201020012014
Current release3.1.1, October 20182.0
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT LicenseOpen Source infoGPL version 2, commercial licence availableOpen Source infoextended commercial Enterprise edition available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation language.NET and CC++Java
Server operating systems.NETFreeBSD
Linux
NetBSD
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyes
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.no
Secondary indexesyes infofull-text index on all search fieldsyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like query language (SphinxQL)yes
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIProprietary protocolJDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
F#
Visual Basic
C++ infounofficial client library
Java
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby infounofficial client library
Java
JRuby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesnoyes infoJava
Triggersnonoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioningSharding infoPartitioning is done manually, search queries against distributed index is supportedSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono infouses HBase instead
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentoptional: either by committing a write-ahead log (WAL) to the local persistent storage or by dumping the memory to a persistent storageyes infoThe original contents of fields are not stored in the Sphinx index.yes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnoAccess rights for users, groups and roles according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
Graph Engine infoformer name: TrinitySphinxSplice Machine
News

The Perils of Modernizing SQL Apps on NoSQL
12 November 2019

Distributed SQL System Review: Snowflake vs Splice Machine
18 September 2019

How to Modernize Legacy Applications with Machine Learning
9 September 2019

The Public Cloud Did Not Kill Hadoop – But Complexity Could
14 August 2019

How Data Science Silos Undermine Application Modernization
5 August 2019

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
Graph Engine infoformer name: TrinitySphinxSplice Machine
DB-Engines blog posts

The DB-Engines ranking includes now search engines
4 February 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Hey, corporate types. Microsoft would really love to pick your brains about Project Cortex
5 November 2019, The Register

Practical advice for SAP Business Suite customers facing 2025 end of life
6 November 2019, Diginomica

Love lambda, love Microsoft's Graph Engine. But you fly alone
20 February 2017, The Register

Open source Microsoft Graph Engine takes on Neo4j
13 February 2017, InfoWorld

Microsoft quietly delivers first preview of Graph Engine
15 May 2015, ZDNet

provided by Google News

The Pirate Bay was recently down for over a week due to a DDoS attack
29 October 2019, Internet

Open Source Tools & Framework: Microservices Perspective
16 August 2019, Analytics India Magazine

eCommerce Search & Personalization
6 May 2018, SitePoint

Taxation Of The Digital Economy Is A Sphinx: Lessons From The Developed And Developing Countries To Guide Ghan
19 August 2019, Modern Ghana

Germans experiment with integrated motor and electronics for electric vehicles
26 July 2017, Electronics Weekly

provided by Google News

The Fast-Shifting Data Landscape: Data Lakes and Data Warehouses, Working in Tandem
31 October 2019, Database Trends and Applications

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 10/22/2019
22 October 2019, insideBIGDATA

Splice Machine doubles down on managing machine learning
3 May 2019, ZDNet

Splice Machine Closes $16 Million Series B Round Led by GreatPoint Ventures
20 February 2019, PRNewswire

Operational AI firm Splice Machine lands $16M funding round
20 February 2019, SiliconANGLE News

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Hadoop Developer / Admin Jr
Unisoft Technology Inc., Germantown, MD

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

Neo4j logo

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


Datastax logo

Build data-driven applications that set the standard for performance, availability,
& scale with DataStax.
Learn more.

AllegroGraph logo

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

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

Present your product here