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System Properties Comparison Heroic vs. PostgreSQL vs. SiteWhere
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|Name||Heroic Xexclude from comparison||PostgreSQL Xexclude from comparison||SiteWhere Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||Time Series DBMS built at Spotify based on Cassandra or Google Cloud Bigtable, and ElasticSearch||Widely used open source RDBMS Developed as objectoriented DBMS (Postgres), gradually enhanced with 'standards' like SQL||M2M integration platform for persisting/querying time series data|
|Primary database model||Time Series DBMS||Relational DBMS with object oriented extensions, e.g.: user defined types/functions and inheritance. Handling of key/value pairs with hstore module.||Time Series DBMS|
|Secondary database models||Document store|
|Developer||Spotify||PostgreSQL Global Development Group www.postgresql.org/developer||SiteWhere|
|Initial release||2014||1989 1989: Postgres, 1996: PostgreSQL||2010|
|Current release||13.2 , February 2021|
|License Commercial or Open Source||Open Source Apache 2.0||Open Source BSD||Open Source Common Public Attribution License Version 1.0|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no||no|
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|Server operating systems||FreeBSD|
|Data scheme||schema-free||yes||predefined scheme|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||yes||yes|
|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 specific XML-type available, but no XML query functionality.||no|
|Secondary indexes||yes via Elasticsearch||yes||no|
|SQL Support of SQL||no||yes standard with numerous extensions||no|
|APIs and other access methods||HQL (Heroic Query Language, a JSON-based language)|
native C library
streaming API for large objects
|Supported programming languages||.Net|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||no||user defined functions realized in proprietary language PL/pgSQL or with common languages like Perl, Python, Tcl etc.|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||Sharding||partitioning by range, list and (since PostgreSQL 11) by hash||Sharding based on HBase|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||yes||Source-replica replication other methods possible by using 3rd party extensions||selectable replication factor based on HBase|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Eventual Consistency|
|Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||yes||no|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||no||ACID||no|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes||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||no||no|
|User concepts Access control||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard||Users with fine-grained authorization concept|
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