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DBMS > H2GIS vs. Impala vs. LokiJS vs. TinkerGraph

System Properties Comparison H2GIS vs. Impala vs. LokiJS vs. TinkerGraph

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NameH2GIS  Xexclude from comparisonImpala  Xexclude from comparisonLokiJS  Xexclude from comparisonTinkerGraph  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionSpatial extension of H2Analytic DBMS for HadoopIn-memory JavaScript DBMSA lightweight, in-memory graph engine that serves as a reference implementation of the TinkerPop3 API
Primary database modelSpatial DBMSRelational DBMSDocument storeGraph DBMS
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMSDocument store
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Score0.17
Rank#293  Overall
#4  Spatial DBMS
Score18.68
Rank#38  Overall
#23  Relational DBMS
Score0.60
Rank#225  Overall
#35  Document stores
Score0.16
Rank#295  Overall
#26  Graph DBMS
Websitewww.h2gis.orgwww.cloudera.com/­products/­open-source/­apache-hadoop/­impala.htmlgithub.com/­techfort/­LokiJStinkerpop.apache.org/­docs/­current/­reference/­#tinkergraph-gremlin
Technical documentationwww.h2gis.org/­docs/­homedocs.cloudera.com/­documentation/­enterprise/­latest/­topics/­impala.htmltechfort.github.io/­LokiJS
DeveloperCNRSCloudera
Initial release2013201320142009
Current release3.4.0, April 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoLGPL 3.0Open Source infoApache Version 2Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageJavaC++JavaScriptJava
Server operating systemsLinuxserver-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)
Data schemeyesyesschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesnoyes
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.nononono
Secondary indexesyesyesyes infovia viewsno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesSQL-like DML and DDL statementsnono
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
JavaScript APITinkerPop 3
Supported programming languagesJavaAll languages supporting JDBC/ODBCJavaScriptGroovy
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infobased on H2yes infouser defined functions and integration of map-reduceView functions in JavaScriptno
Triggersyesnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingnonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infobased on H2selectable replication factornonenone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes infoquery execution via MapReduceyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistencynonenone
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnonoyes infoRelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnono infoatomic operations within a single collection possibleno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yesno
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoSerialization of a DB in a Node.JS/Cordova/PhoneGap environment. Usage of the IndexedDB-API in a browser.optional
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnoyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlyes infobased on H2Access rights for users, groups and roles infobased on Apache Sentry and Kerberosnono

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