DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the mission critical dbmsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Hive vs. TerminusDB vs. TinkerGraph

System Properties Comparison Hive vs. TerminusDB vs. TinkerGraph

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameHive  Xexclude from comparisonTerminusDB infoformer name was DataChemist  Xexclude from comparisonTinkerGraph  Xexclude from comparison
Descriptiondata warehouse software for querying and managing large distributed datasets, built on HadoopScalable Graph Database platform making enterprise data available by exploiting inferred entities and relationshipsA lightweight, in-memory graph engine that serves as a reference implementation of the TinkerPop3 API
Primary database modelRelational DBMSGraph DBMSGraph DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
RDF store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score81.61
Rank#17  Overall
#11  Relational DBMS
Score0.14
Rank#302  Overall
#27  Graph DBMS
Score0.19
Rank#289  Overall
#23  Graph DBMS
Websitehive.apache.orgterminusdb.comtinkerpop.apache.org/­docs/­current/­reference/­#tinkergraph-gremlin
Technical documentationcwiki.apache.org/­confluence/­display/­Hive/­Hometerminusdb.github.io/­terminusdb/­#
DeveloperApache Software Foundation infoinitially developed by FacebookDataChemist Ltd.
Initial release201220182009
Current release3.1.2, August 201910.0.21, March 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2Open Source infoGPL V3Open Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaProlog, RustJava
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java VMLinux
Data schemeyesyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.nono
Secondary indexesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like DML and DDL statementsSQL-like query language (WOQL)no
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
Thrift
OWL
RESTful HTTP API
WOQL (Web Object Query Language)
TinkerPop 3
Supported programming languagesC++
Java
PHP
Python
JavaScript
Python
Groovy
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infouser defined functions and integration of map-reduceyesno
Triggersnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingGraph Partitioningnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorJournaling Streamsnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoquery execution via MapReducenono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistencynone
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyes infoRelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesno
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoin-memory journalingoptional
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users, groups and rolesRole-based access controlno

More information provided by the system vendor

We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
and for displaying vendor-provided information such as key customers, competitive advantages and market metrics.

Related products and services
3rd partiesSQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
» more

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
HiveTerminusDB infoformer name was DataChemistTinkerGraph
DB-Engines blog posts

Why is Hadoop not listed in the DB-Engines Ranking?
13 May 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Uber Hires Ex-facebook Exec Namit Jain To Lead Core Platform In India | Mint
24 May 2022, Mint

Top online courses to learn Apache Spark
5 May 2022, Analytics India Magazine

Starburst boosts data lake connections and fault tolerance
4 May 2022, TechTarget

WANdisco introduces Hive metadata migration to Databricks
24 May 2021, TechTarget

G Suite Productivity Tools Market Upcoming Trends, Segmented by Type, Application, End-User and Region -Google, Jnovate, Wrike, DocuSign, Nitrolabs, Hive Technology, Kami, Smartsheet, Asana, Square, 123RF, Teamwork, Happeo, Macroplant, Kloudio
22 May 2022, The Daily Vale

provided by Google News

How TerminusDB is commercializing its open source graph database
16 March 2021, VentureBeat

Data on Kubernetes Community Unites to Usher in New Era for Running Data on Kubernetes
30 September 2021, Business Wire

Irish start-ups received €28m from Enterprise Ireland in 2021
7 April 2022, Siliconrepublic.com

Open source graph database company ArangoDB raises $27.8M
6 October 2021, VentureBeat

Graph database company Memgraph raises $9.34M
5 October 2021, VentureBeat

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Hadoop Lead Systems Administrator
Telus International, St. Louis, MO

Assistant Vice President
Deutsche Bank, New York, NY

Data Engineer
kastech software solutions, Remote

Big Data Engineer|Raleigh|NC
Freemind solutions, Raleigh, NC

Big Data Engineer
Apexon, Menomonee Falls, WI

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

Redis logo

The world’s most loved real‑time data platform.
Try free

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB free.

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Present your product here