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System Properties Comparison HarperDB vs. Heroic vs. MarkLogic

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NameHarperDB  Xexclude from comparisonHeroic  Xexclude from comparisonMarkLogic  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA distributed database focused on speed and ease of use. It has an intuitive REST API, and supports NoSQL and SQL including joins. HarperDB leverages standard interfaces, and users can be up and running in minutes.Time Series DBMS built at Spotify based on Cassandra or Google Cloud Bigtable, and ElasticSearchOperational and transactional Enterprise NoSQL database
Primary database modelDocument storeTime Series DBMSDocument store
Native XML DBMS
RDF store infoas of version 7
Search engine
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.77
Rank#198  Overall
#31  Document stores
Score0.07
Rank#315  Overall
#29  Time Series DBMS
Score9.43
Rank#49  Overall
#7  Document stores
#1  Native XML DBMS
#1  RDF stores
#4  Search engines
Websiteharperdb.iospotify.github.io/­heroic/­#!/­indexwww.marklogic.com
Technical documentationharperdb.io/­developers/­documentation/­overviewspotify.github.io/­heroic/­#!/­docs/­overviewdocs.marklogic.com
DeveloperHarperDBSpotifyMarkLogic Corp.
Initial release201720142001
Current release3.1, August 20219.0, 2017
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree community edition availableOpen Source infoApache 2.0commercial inforestricted free version is available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageNode.jsJavaC++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemedynamic schemaschema-freeschema-free infoSchema can be enforced
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes infoJSON data typesyesyes
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.nonoyes
Secondary indexesyesyes infovia Elasticsearchyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like data manipulation statementsnoyes infoSQL92
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
React Hooks
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
WebSocket
HQL (Heroic Query Language, a JSON-based language)
HTTP API
Java API
Node.js Client API
ODBC
proprietary Optic API infoProprietary Query API, introduced with version 9
RESTful HTTP API
SPARQL
WebDAV
XDBC
XQuery
XSLT
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
ColdFusion
D
Dart
Delphi
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
MatLab
Objective C
Perl
PHP
PowerShell
Prolog
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Swift
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresCustom Functions infosince release 3.1noyes infovia XQuery or JavaScript
Triggersnonoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesA table resides as a whole on one (or more) nodes in a clusterShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infothe nodes on which a table resides can be definedyesyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infovia Hadoop Connector, HDFS Direct Access and in-database MapReduce jobs
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic execution of specific operationsnoACID infocan act as a resource manager in an XA/JTA transaction
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes, using LMDByesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnoyes, with Range Indexes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesRole-based access control at the document and subdocument levels
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HarperDBHeroicMarkLogic
Specific characteristicsHarperDB is the first distributed database with hybrid SQL & NoSQL functionality...
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The MarkLogic Multi-Model Database provides the simplest way to integrate data from...
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Competitive advantagesBy combining the functionality of the best SQL, NoSQL, and NewSQL products on the...
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The main benefit of MarkLogic is simplicity. By making things simpler, MarkLogic...
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Typical application scenariosUse cases where HarperDB is a better fit than other solutions include: Rapid app...
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MarkLogic’s main use case is the Operational Data Hub . A Data Hub is useful for...
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Key customersA few highlighted customers include: US Army, US Airforce, Chelan PUD, TATA, & Lumen....
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MarkLogic has proven results managing mission-critical data with over 1,000 global...
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Market metrics6,800 + npm downloads 1,600 + on Docker Hub 2,600 + cloud & local signups
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MarkLogic is well known within the Fortune 1000, with a strong presence in financial...
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Licensing and pricing modelsHarperDB follows a freemium/premium model . A database is only as powerful as it...
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MarkLogic provides a variety of licenses and cloud services: MarkLogic Data Hub Service...
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