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DBMS > Graphite vs. MonetDB vs. TiDB

System Properties Comparison Graphite vs. MonetDB vs. TiDB

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NameGraphite  Xexclude from comparisonMonetDB  Xexclude from comparisonTiDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionData logging and graphing tool for time series data infoThe storage layer (fixed size database) is called WhisperA relational database management system that stores data in columnsTiDB is an open source distributed Hybrid Transactional/Analytical Processing (HTAP) database that supports MySQL and Spark SQL syntaxes.
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
Document store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score5.50
Rank#67  Overall
#4  Time Series DBMS
Score1.92
Rank#123  Overall
#59  Relational DBMS
Score2.69
Rank#104  Overall
#53  Relational DBMS
Websitegithub.com/­graphite-project/­graphite-webwww.monetdb.orgpingcap.com
Technical documentationgraphite.readthedocs.iowww.monetdb.org/­Documentationdocs.pingcap.com/­tidb/­stable
DeveloperChris DavisMonetDB BVPingCAP, Inc.
Initial release200620042016
Current releaseOct2020-SP2, January 20215.0.1, April 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoMozilla Public License 2.0Open Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languagePythonCGo, Rust
Server operating systemsLinux
Unix
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Data schemeyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateNumeric data onlyyesyes
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 indexesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infoSQL 2003 with some extensionsyes
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API
Sockets
JDBC
native C library infoMAPI library (MonetDB application programming interface)
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesJavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
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 proceduresnoyes, in SQL, C, Rno
Triggersnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding via remote tableshorizontal partitioning (by key range)
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnonenone infoSource-replica replication available in experimental statusUsing Raft consensus algorithm to ensure data replication with strong consistency among multiple replicas.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infowith TiSpark Connector
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesno infocurrently only supported in syntax
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infolockingyesyes
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.no
User concepts infoAccess controlnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers with fine-grained authorization concept. No user groups or roles.
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GraphiteMonetDBTiDB
Specific characteristicsColumn-store In-memory optimized GeoSpatial support JSON document support
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TiDB is an open-source NewSQL database built by PingCAP. TiDB supports Hybrid Transactional...
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Competitive advantagesScalable architecture - vertical data organization and in-memory optimization guarantee...
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In the current database landscape, infrastructure engineers often have to use one...
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Typical application scenariosAnalytical database, Data warehouse, OLAP Data mining Scientific database
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TiDB is designed to support both OLTP and OLAP scenarios. You can use TiDB , the...
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Key customersNumascale , Spinque , SecurActive , CHS , NOZHUP
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Shopee (E-commerce) BookMyShow.com (E-commerce) Yiguo.com (E-commerce) JD Cloud &...
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Market metrics25K+ GitHub Stars for TiDB, and 8K+ GitHub Stars for TiKV 1.6K+ members in TiDB Community...
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Licensing and pricing modelsFree and open-source software, Mozilla Public License 2.0 Commercial support available
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Open Source Apache 2.0 with either commercial licensing or fully-hosted DB-as-a-service...
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