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

DBMS > GridGain vs. Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB vs. Microsoft Azure Table Storage

System Properties Comparison GridGain vs. Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB vs. Microsoft Azure Table Storage

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameGridGain  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Cosmos DB infoformer name was Azure DocumentDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Table Storage  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionGridGain is an in-memory computing platform, built on Apache IgniteGlobally distributed, horizontally scalable, multi-model database serviceA Wide Column Store for rapid development using massive semi-structured datasets
Primary database modelKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Document store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Wide column store
Wide column store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.61
Rank#117  Overall
#20  Key-value stores
#60  Relational DBMS
Score30.87
Rank#24  Overall
#4  Document stores
#2  Graph DBMS
#3  Key-value stores
#3  Wide column stores
Score4.16
Rank#67  Overall
#5  Wide column stores
Websitewww.gridgain.comazure.microsoft.com/­services/­cosmos-dbazure.microsoft.com/­en-us/­services/­storage/­tables
Technical documentationdocs.gridgain.com/­docsdocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­cosmos-db
DeveloperGridGain Systems, Inc.MicrosoftMicrosoft
Initial release200720142012
Current releaseGridGain 8.5.1
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJava, C++, .Net
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
hostedhosted
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes infoJSON typesyes
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.yesno
Secondary indexesyesyes infoAll properties auto-indexed by defaultno
SQL infoSupport of SQLANSI-99 for query and DML statements, subset of DDLSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsHDFS API
Hibernate
JCache
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data
JDBC
ODBC
DocumentDB API
Graph API (Gremlin)
MongoDB API
RESTful HTTP API
Table API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
C#
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
MongoDB client drivers written for various programming languages
Python
.Net
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes (compute grid and cache interceptors can be used instead)JavaScriptno
Triggersyes (cache interceptors and events)JavaScriptno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud service
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes (replicated cache)yes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceyes infoimplicit feature of the cloud service. Replication either local, cross-facility or geo-redundant.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes (compute grid and hadoop accelerator)with Hadoop integration infoIntegration with Hadoop/HDInsight on Azure*no
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyBounded Staleness
Consistent Prefix
Session Consistency
Eventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infoConsistency level configurable on request level
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDMulti-item ACID transactions with snapshot isolation within a partitionoptimistic locking
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.yesno
User concepts infoAccess controlSecurity Hooks for custom implementationsAccess rights can be defined down to the item levelAccess rights based on private key authentication or shared access signatures

More information provided by the system vendor

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
3rd partiesCData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
GridGainMicrosoft Azure Cosmos DB infoformer name was Azure DocumentDBMicrosoft Azure Table Storage
Recent citations in the news

GridGain Experts Explain In-Memory Computing Technology and Benefits, Provide Deployment Insights at Multiple Industry Events
10 September 2019, GlobeNewswire

GridGain Systems Named to Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for Third Consecutive Year
28 August 2019, Yahoo Finance

GridGain Announces New Data Lake Accelerator
22 August 2019, RTInsights

Global In-Memory Computing Market 2019 – IBM, Oracle, QlikTech, SAP, Altibase, GridGain Systems – NewsStoner
18 September 2019, NewsStoner

Sneak Peek of Breakout Session Talks and Speakers Now Available for Fifth Annual In-Memory Computing Summit North America
5 September 2019, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

Azure Cosmos DB update for August 2019 | Azure Friday - Microsoft
30 August 2019, Channel 9

NoSQL Databases Software Market looks to expand its size in Overseas Market | MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos
18 September 2019, OnYourDesks

Global Document Databases Software Market 2019 Industry Status MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase
16 September 2019, Herald Writer 24

Document Databases Software Market Is Booming Worldwide | MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB
12 September 2019, Indian Columnist

NoSQL Databases Software Market Is Booming Worldwide | MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase
26 August 2019, Indian Columnist

provided by Google News

How to use Azure Table storage in .Net
14 January 2019, InfoWorld

Writing Tests for Azure Functions | On .NET - Microsoft
26 November 2018, Channel 9

Good news: Microsoft's Azure Data Box Disk is here. Bad news: UK South Storage is having a liedown
10 January 2019, The Register

Talend Introduces Fast, Frictionless Data Loading for Microsoft Azure
8 February 2019, MarTech Advisor

Writing server-side code in Azure Cosmos DB
30 April 2019, InfoWorld

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Sr Middleware Architect- Data Services
Voya Financial, Windsor, CT

Data Engineer
SPR, Chicago, IL

Senior Java Developer
Intercontinental Exchange, New York, NY

Senior Data Architect
SPR, Chicago, IL

Gemfire Developer
Calibus Inc, Irving, TX

Azure Data Analytics Architect
Blue Chip Consulting Group, Remote

Azure Data and AI Architect
Avanade, San Francisco, CA

Cloud Architect – AI and Automation
Guidehouse, Washington, DC

C#, ASP .Net, Azure Full stack Architect
ITL USA, Redmond, WA

Azure Data Analytics Architect
Blue Chip Consulting Group, Nashville, TN

Azure Application Architect
Quisitive, Denver, CO

Azure Application Architect
Quisitive, Dallas, TX

Solution Architect - Digital Platform
Neudesic LLC, Philadelphia, PA

Senior Software Architect
Informa, Cambridge, MA

Cloud Software Engineer
Citrix, Fort Lauderdale, FL

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance

Neo4j logo

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

Couchbase logo

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

Redis logo

Start now with Redis Cloud
Secure, highly available Redis as a serverless, hosted, fully managed cloud service.
Sign up here.

Present your product here