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System Properties Comparison Greenplum vs. InfinityDB vs. Sequoiadb

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NameGreenplum  Xexclude from comparisonInfinityDB  Xexclude from comparisonSequoiadb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAnalytic Database platform built on PostgreSQL. Full name is Pivotal Greenplum Database infoA logical database in Greenplum is an array of individual PostgreSQL databases working together to present a single database image.A Java embedded Key-Value Store which extends the Java Map interfaceNewSQL database with distributed OLTP and SQL
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value storeDocument store
Relational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
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Score10.94
Rank#46  Overall
#29  Relational DBMS
Score0.05
Rank#377  Overall
#58  Key-value stores
Score0.59
Rank#260  Overall
#37  Document stores
#121  Relational DBMS
Websitegreenplum.orgboilerbay.comwww.sequoiadb.com
Technical documentationdocs.greenplum.orgboilerbay.com/­infinitydb/­manualwww.sequoiadb.com/­en/­index.php?m=Files&a=index
DeveloperPivotal Software Inc.Boiler Bay Inc.Sequoiadb Ltd.
Initial release200520022013
Current release6.7.1, April 20204.0
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0commercialOpen Source infoServer: AGPL; Client: Apache V2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageJavaC++
Server operating systemsLinuxAll OS with a Java VMLinux
Data schemeyesyes infonested virtual Java Maps, multi-value, logical ‘tuple space’ runtime Schema upgradeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes infoall Java primitives, Date, CLOB, BLOB, huge sparse arraysyes infooid, date, timestamp, binary, regex
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.yes infosince Version 4.2nono
Secondary indexesyesno infomanual creation possible, using inversions based on multi-value capabilityyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesnoSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
Access via java.util.concurrent.ConcurrentNavigableMap Interface
Proprietary API to InfinityDB ItemSpace (boilerbay.com/­docs/­ItemSpaceDataStructures.htm)
proprietary protocol using JSON
Supported programming languagesC
Java
Perl
Python
R
Java.Net
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesnoJavaScript
Triggersyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnoneSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replicationnoneSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency infoREAD-COMMITTED or SERIALIZEDEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno infomanual creation possible, using inversions based on multi-value capabilityno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID infoOptimistic locking for transactions; no isolation for bulk loadsDocument is locked during a transaction
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.nonono
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnosimple password-based access control

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