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HBase System Properties
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|Description||Wide-column store based on Apache Hadoop and on concepts of BigTable|
|Primary database model||Wide column store|
|Developer||Apache Software Foundation Apache top-level project, originally developed by Powerset|
|Current release||2.3.4, January 2021|
|License Commercial or Open Source||Open Source Apache version 2|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no|
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|Server operating systems||Linux|
Windows using Cygwin
|Data scheme||schema-free, schema definition possible|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||options to bring your own types, AVRO|
|XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.||no|
|SQL Support of SQL||no|
|APIs and other access methods||Java API|
RESTful HTTP API
|Supported programming languages||C|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||yes Coprocessors in Java|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||Sharding|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||Multi-source replication|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||yes|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||Single row ACID (across millions of columns)|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||yes|
|User concepts Access control||Access Control Lists (ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABAC|
|More information provided by the system vendor|
Apache HBase is the leading NoSQL, distributed database management system, well suited for multi-cloud, hybrid and on-prem environments. It drives many of today's modern business applications by offering continuous availability, high scalability and performance, strong security, and operational simplicity while lowering overall cost of ownership.
|Typical application scenarios|
Internet of Things (IOT), fraud detection applications, recommendation engines, product catalogs and playlists, messaging applications, customer 360 applicaitions, web applications, machine learning model serving.
Apple, Salesforce, Cerner, Allegis Group, Bloomberg, Airtel, Thomson Reuters, Dish, Opower, Experian, Deutsche Telekom, T-Mobile, Santander, RingCentral, Ceasars Entertainment, Komatsu and more.
Cloudera has over 500 customers in production using it for a range of use cases ranging from mission critical transactional applications to supporting data warehousing. Our largest customers have footprints in excess of 7,000 nodes storing over 70PB of data. Cloudera customers choose HBase because of its resilience with some customers able to realize 100% application uptime using HBase (over the past 3 years).
#1 largest NoSQL database by revenue
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