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NameIBM Db2 Event Store  Xexclude from comparisonInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonRavenDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionDistributed Event Store optimized for Internet of Things use casesDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsOpen Source Operational and Transactional Enterprise NoSQL Document Database
Primary database modelEvent Store
Time Series DBMS
Time Series DBMSDocument store
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Score0.23
Rank#249  Overall
#2  Event Stores
#16  Time Series DBMS
Score19.62
Rank#33  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score3.86
Rank#71  Overall
#12  Document stores
Websitewww.ibm.biz/­eventstorewww.influxdata.com/­time-series-platform/­influxdbravendb.net
Technical documentationwww.ibm.com/­support/­knowledgecenter/­en/­SSGNPV_1.1.2/­eventstore/­welcome.htmldocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbravendb.net/­docs
DeveloperIBMHibernating Rhinos
Initial release201720132010
Current release1.1.31.7.8, August 20194.2, May 2019
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree developer edition availableOpen Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availableOpen Source infoAGPL version 3, commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageC++, ScalaGoC#
Server operating systemsLinux infoLinux, macOS, Windows for the developer additionLinux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
Linux
macOS
Raspberry Pi
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesNumeric data and Stringsno
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 indexesnonoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infothrough the embedded Spark runtimeSQL-like query languageSQL-like query language (RQL)
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP API
JDBC
HTTP API
JSON over UDP
.NET Client API
Java Client API
Python Client API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesJava
Python
Scala
.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
.Net
C#
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoyes
Triggersnonoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoin enterprise version onlySharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesActive-active shard replicationselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyMulti-master replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infoMapReduce functions can be defined in Linq
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACID, Cluster-wide transaction available
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of dataNo - written data is immutableyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentYes - Synchronous writes to local disk combined with replicationyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes infoDepending on used storage engine
User concepts infoAccess controlUser level access controlsimple rights management via user accountsAccess control on document level using the Authorization Bundle
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Competitive advantagesTime to Value An end-to-end platform, InfluxData is ready to go on the cloud or via...
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