DB-EnginesCrateDB bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Impala vs. InfluxDB vs. Memgraph

System Properties Comparison Impala vs. InfluxDB vs. Memgraph

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameImpala  Xexclude from comparisonInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonMemgraph  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAnalytic DBMS for HadoopDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsA hybrid, in-memory first, distributed graph DBMS delivering high-performance on analytical and transactional workloads at enterprise scale
Primary database modelRelational DBMSTime Series DBMSGraph DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score14.51
Rank#37  Overall
#22  Relational DBMS
Score21.86
Rank#30  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score0.08
Rank#296  Overall
#26  Graph DBMS
Websitewww.cloudera.com/­products/­open-source/­apache-hadoop/­impala.htmlwww.influxdata.com/­products/­influxdb-overviewmemgraph.com
Technical documentationwww.cloudera.com/­documentation/­enterprise/­latest/­topics/­impala.htmldocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbdocs.memgraph.com
DeveloperClouderaMemgraph Ltd
Initial release201320132017
Current release3.3.0, August 20191.8.0, April 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2Open Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availablecommercial infoFree license available
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++GoC and C++
Server operating systemsLinuxLinux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
Linux
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-free and schema-optional
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesNumeric data and Stringsyes
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 indexesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like DML and DDL statementsSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
HTTP API
JSON over UDP
Bolt protocol
Cypher query language
Supported programming languagesAll languages supporting JDBC/ODBC.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
.Net
C
C++
Elixir
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infouser defined functions and integration of map-reduceno
Triggersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoin enterprise version onlySharding infodynamic graph partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyMulti-Master replication using RAFT
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoquery execution via MapReducenono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes inforelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACID infowith snapshot isolation
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infowith periodic snapshot and write-ahead logging (WAL) of changes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infoDepending on used storage engineyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users, groups and roles infobased on Apache Sentry and Kerberossimple rights management via user accountsUsers, roles and permissions
More information provided by the system vendor
ImpalaInfluxDBMemgraph
Specific characteristicsInfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB , the open source time series database. It...
» more
Competitive advantagesTime to Value An end-to-end platform, InfluxData is ready to go on the cloud or via...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT & Sensor Monitoring Instrumentation of every available surface in the material...
» more
Key customersInfluxData has over 630 paying customers, including IBM, PayPal, Siemens Tesla and...
» more
Market metricsFastest growing database to garnish 17,000 github stars Over 260,000 daily active...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source core with closed source clustering available either on-premise or on...
» more

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
ImpalaInfluxDBMemgraph
DB-Engines blog posts

Why Build a Time Series Data Platform?
20 July 2017, Paul Dix (guest author)

Time Series DBMS are the database category with the fastest increase in popularity
4 July 2016, Matthias Gelbmann

Time Series DBMS as a new trend?
1 June 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Cloudera’s Impala brings Hadoop to SQL and BI
25 October 2012, ZDNet

Cloudera Boosts Hadoop App Development On Impala
10 November 2014, InformationWeek

Cloudera says Impala is faster than Hive, which isn't saying much
13 January 2014, GigaOM

Cloudera's a data warehouse player now
28 August 2018, ZDNet

Man Busts Out of Google, Rebuilds Top-Secret Query Machine
24 October 2012, Wired

provided by Google News

Time series databases at the core of the enterprise: real-time insights
1 July 2020, TechHQ

How Texas Instruments Uses InfluxDB to Improve Efficiencies
25 June 2020, DevOps.com

Expert Weighs in on Creating Dashboards from vSphere Assets
15 June 2020, Database Trends and Applications

A guide to monitoring tools
1 July 2020, SDTimes.com

Where InfluxDB time series database is going
21 January 2020, TechTarget

provided by Google News

Graph database Market New Business Opportunities And Investment Research Report 2026 | IBM, Microsoft, oracle, AWS, neo4j, tibco software.
3 July 2020, Morning Tick

Graph Database Market Size, Status and Global Outlook 2020
24 June 2020, Cole of Duty

2020 Trends: Graph Database Market 2020 – Key Stakeholders, Subcomponent Manufacturers, Industry Association 2025
2 July 2020, Cole of Duty

GRAPH DATABASE Market 2020: Potential growth, attractive valuation make it is a long-term investment | Top Players: IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, AWS, Neo4j, Orientdb, Teradata, Tibco Software, Franz | InFor Growth
4 July 2020, Jewish Life News

Graph Database Market 2020 Huge Growth By Leading Key Players – IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, AWS, Neo4j, Orientdb
10 June 2020, 3rd Watch News

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Intermediate Reporting Data Developer Ocean/Olympus
CITI, Tampa, FL

Intermediate Data Developer Ocean/Olympus
CITI, Tampa, FL

Intermediate Business Analyst for Regulatory Reporting Migration
CITI, Tampa, FL

Manager, Technology Projects
Nielsen, Oldsmar, FL

Federal - ETL Engineer
Accenture, San Antonio, TX

Ruby On Rails Developer (5+ years)
Power Home Remodeling, Glassboro, NJ

Ruby On Rails Developer (5+ years)
Power Home Remodeling, Horsham, PA

Ruby On Rails Developer (5+ years)
Power Home Remodeling, Conshohocken, PA

Ruby On Rails Developer (5+ years)
Power Home Remodeling, Newark, DE

Mobile Web Solutions Architect
Power Home Remodeling, Wilmington, DE

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

AllegroGraph logo

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

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

Present your product here