DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Ignite vs. QuestDB vs. RDF4J

System Properties Comparison Ignite vs. QuestDB vs. RDF4J

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameIgnite  Xexclude from comparisonQuestDB  Xexclude from comparisonRDF4J infoformerly known as Sesame  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionApache Ignite is a memory-centric distributed database, caching, and processing platform for transactional, analytical, and streaming workloads, delivering in-memory speeds at petabyte scale.A high performance open source SQL database for time series dataRDF4J is a Java framework for processing RDF data, supporting both memory-based and a disk-based storage.
Primary database modelKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMSRDF store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score7.09
Rank#62  Overall
#7  Key-value stores
#35  Relational DBMS
Score1.24
Rank#155  Overall
#12  Time Series DBMS
Score0.74
Rank#206  Overall
#9  RDF stores
Websiteignite.apache.orgquestdb.iordf4j.org
Technical documentationapacheignite.readme.io/­docsquestdb.io/­docs/­introductionrdf4j.org/­documentation
DeveloperApache Software FoundationQuestDB LimitedSince 2016 officially forked into an Eclipse project, former developer was Aduna Software.
Initial release201520142004
Current releaseApache Ignite 2.6
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoEclipse Distribution License (EDL), v1.0.
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 languageC++, Java, .NetJavaJava
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
macOS
Windows
Linux
OS X
Unix
Windows
Data schemeyesyes infoschema-free via InfluxDB Line Protocolyes infoRDF Schemas
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.yesno
Secondary indexesyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLANSI-99 for query and DML statements, subset of DDLSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsHDFS API
Hibernate
JCache
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data
HTTP REST
InfluxDB Line Protocol (TCP/UDP)
JDBC
Java API
RIO infoRDF Input/Output
Sail API
SeRQL infoSesame RDF Query Language
Sesame REST HTTP Protocol
SPARQL
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C infoPostgreSQL driver
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Rust infoover HTTP
Java
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes (compute grid and cache interceptors can be used instead)noyes
Triggersyes (cache interceptors and events)noyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardinghorizontal partitioning (by timestamps)none
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes (replicated cache)Configurable consistency for N replicasnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes (compute grid and hadoop accelerator)nono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID for single-table writesACID infoIsolation support depends on the API used
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoin-memory storage is supported as well
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes infothrough memory mapped files
User concepts infoAccess controlSecurity Hooks for custom implementationsno
More information provided by the system vendor
IgniteQuestDBRDF4J infoformerly known as Sesame
Specific characteristicsRelational model with native time series support Column based storage and time partitioned...
» more
Competitive advantagesReal-time data ingestion and istant SQL queries for time series High performance...
» more
Typical application scenariosApplication metrics Financial market data and algo trading DevOps monitoring Real-time...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsApache 2.0.
» more
News

Time Series Forecasting with TensorFlow and QuestDB
20 June 2022

Building a Data Pipeline using QuestDB and Confluent Kafka
7 June 2022

QuestDB 6.4 Release Highlights
31 May 2022

4Bn rows/sec query benchmark: Clickhouse vs QuestDB vs Timescale
26 May 2022

How to build a real-time crypto tracker with Redpanda and QuestDB
25 May 2022

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

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

More resources
IgniteQuestDBRDF4J infoformerly known as Sesame
Recent citations in the news

Data Warehouse Software Market Size, Scope and Forecast | BI360 Data Warehouse, Microsoft, Qlik Compose, Acho, Anzo, Apache Ignite, IBM, ServData Dataform, PromptCloud. – Designer Women
24 June 2022, Designer Women

Apache Ignite Adds Change Data Capture
20 January 2022, iProgrammer

Apache Ignite Changes SQL Engine
5 May 2022, iProgrammer

GridGain Announces Virtual Apache Ignite Summit 2022, Opens Call for Papers
7 February 2022, GlobeNewswire

GridGain Launches Service to Recognize Non-Code Contributors to the Apache Ignite Community
9 December 2021, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

QuestDB snares $12M Series A with hosted version coming soon
3 November 2021, TechCrunch

Read the Pitch Deck Database Startup QuestDB Used to Raise $12 Million
11 November 2021, Business Insider

Build a Real-time Stock Price Dashboard With Python, QuestDB and Plotly
6 November 2021, hackernoon.com

QuestDB nabs $2.3M seed to build open source time series database
2 July 2020, TechCrunch

Time Series Databases Software Market Size, Scope and Forecast | InfluxDB, Kx Systems Inc., Prometheus, Amazon Web Service (AWS), Google, LLC, DataStax, SenX SAS, Trendalyze, QuasarDB – Designer Women
24 June 2022, Designer Women

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Account Manager - (North Central/Midwest -Remote)
GridGain Systems, Indianapolis, IN

Customer Support Engineer
GridGain, Chicago, IL

Software Engineer
XformTex LLC, Columbia, MD

23.Software Developer
Executive Software Guild (ESG), Remote

Account Manager
GridGain, Indianapolis, IN

Product Manager
NXLog, Remote

Ex-Founder (Design your role)
Hydra, Remote

Principal Database Systems Engineer
Hydra, Remote

Ex-Founder (Design your role)
Hydra, San Francisco, CA

Principal Database Systems Engineer
Hydra, Austin, TX

Ontologist
Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD

Data Discovery Developer - Scientific Computing & Data
Mount Sinai, New York, NY

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

AllegroGraph logo

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

Neo4j logo

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

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.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Redis logo

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

Present your product here