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NameH2GIS  Xexclude from comparisonIBM Cloudant  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionSpatial extension of H2Database as a Service offering based on Apache CouchDB
Primary database modelSpatial DBMSDocument store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
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Score0.17
Rank#295  Overall
#4  Spatial DBMS
Score3.49
Rank#91  Overall
#15  Document stores
Websitewww.h2gis.orgwww.ibm.com/­cloud/­cloudant
Technical documentationwww.h2gis.org/­docs/­homecloud.ibm.com/­docs/­Cloudant
DeveloperCNRSIBM, Apache Software Foundation infoIBM acquired Cloudant in February 2014
Initial release20132010
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoLGPL 3.0commercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageJavaErlang
Server operating systemshosted
Data schemeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesno
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 SQLyesno
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languagesJavaC#
Java
JavaScript
Objective-C
PHP
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infobased on H2View functions (Map-Reduce) in JavaScript
Triggersyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infobased on H2Multi-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDno infoatomic operations within a document possible
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yes infoOptimistic locking
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.yesno
User concepts infoAccess controlyes infobased on H2Access rights for users can be defined per database

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