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DBMS > IBM Cloudant vs. SiriDB vs. SpatiaLite

System Properties Comparison IBM Cloudant vs. SiriDB vs. SpatiaLite

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NameIBM Cloudant  Xexclude from comparisonSiriDB  Xexclude from comparisonSpatiaLite  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionDatabase as a Service offering based on Apache CouchDBOpen Source Time Series DBMSSpatial extension of SQLite
Primary database modelDocument storeTime Series DBMSSpatial DBMS
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
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Score2.79
Rank#113  Overall
#21  Document stores
Score0.10
Rank#352  Overall
#35  Time Series DBMS
Score1.98
Rank#140  Overall
#3  Spatial DBMS
Websitewww.ibm.com/­products/­cloudantsiridb.comwww.gaia-gis.it/­fossil/­libspatialite/­index
Technical documentationcloud.ibm.com/­docs/­Cloudantdocs.siridb.comwww.gaia-gis.it/­gaia-sins/­spatialite_topics.html
DeveloperIBM, Apache Software Foundation infoIBM acquired Cloudant in February 2014CesbitAlessandro Furieri
Initial release201020172008
Current release5.0.0, August 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoMIT LicenseOpen Source infoMPL 1.1, GPL v2.0 or LGPL v2.1
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono
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Implementation languageErlangCC++
Server operating systemshostedLinuxserver-less
Data schemeschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyes infoNumeric datayes
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.nonono
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoyes
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP/JSON APIHTTP API
Supported programming languagesC#
Java
JavaScript
Objective-C
PHP
Ruby
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresView functions (Map-Reduce) in JavaScriptnono
Triggersyesnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
yesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoatomic operations within a document possiblenoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infoOptimistic lockingyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users can be defined per databasesimple rights management via user accountsno

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