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System Properties Comparison Heroic vs. MySQL vs. RavenDB
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|Name||Heroic Xexclude from comparison||MySQL Xexclude from comparison||RavenDB Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||Time Series DBMS built at Spotify based on Cassandra or Google Cloud Bigtable, and ElasticSearch||Widely used open source RDBMS||Open Source Operational and Transactional Enterprise NoSQL Document Database|
|Primary database model||Time Series DBMS||Relational DBMS Key/Value like access via memcached API||Document store|
|Secondary database models||Document store|
Time Series DBMS
|Developer||Spotify||Oracle since 2010, originally MySQL AB, then Sun||Hibernating Rhinos|
|Current release||8.0.32, January 2023||5.4, July 2022|
|License Commercial or Open Source||Open Source Apache 2.0||Open Source GPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are available||Open Source AGPL version 3, commercial license available|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no||no|
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|Implementation language||Java||C and C++||C#|
|Server operating systems||FreeBSD|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||yes||no|
|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||yes|
|Secondary indexes||yes via Elasticsearch||yes||yes|
|SQL Support of SQL||no||yes with proprietary extensions||SQL-like query language (RQL)|
|APIs and other access methods||HQL (Heroic Query Language, a JSON-based language)|
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|Supported programming languages||Ada|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||no||yes proprietary syntax||yes|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||Sharding||horizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL Fabric||Sharding|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||yes||Multi-source replication|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no||yes|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Eventual Consistency|
|Immediate Consistency||Default ACID transactions on the local node (eventually consistent across the cluster). Atomic operations with cluster-wide ACID transactions. Eventual consistency for indexes and full-text search indexes.|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||yes not for MyISAM storage engine||no|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||no||ACID not for MyISAM storage engine||ACID, Cluster-wide transaction available|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes table locks or row locks depending on storage engine||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||no||yes|
|User concepts Access control||Users with fine-grained authorization concept no user groups or roles||Authorization levels configured per client per database|
|More information provided by the system vendor|
|Specific characteristics||RavenDB is the pioneer NoSQL Document Database that is fully transactional (ACID)...|
|Competitive advantages||RavenDB is easy to setup and secure. You can do it in a matter of minutes . Easy...|
|Typical application scenarios||IoT for Edge Deployments Fraud Detection Recommendation Engines Product Catalogs...|
|Key customers||Toyota, Capgemini, Vodafone, Medicaid, Asos, Nomura, RMS Automotive, MSNBC, Pluralsight,...|
|Market metrics||2 million+ downloads 1000+ customers including Fortune 500 large enterprises|
|Licensing and pricing models||RavenDB is available on-premise and in the cloud. RavenDB Cloud is available on AWS...|
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