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System Properties Comparison InfluxDB vs. JaguarDB vs. MemSQL

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NameInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonMemSQL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsPerformant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applicationsMySQL wire-compliant distributed RDBMS that combines an in-memory row-oriented and a disc-based column-oriented storage
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSKey-value storeRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score23.34
Rank#29  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#340  Overall
#61  Key-value stores
Score6.01
Rank#62  Overall
#35  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.influxdata.com/­products/­influxdb-overviewwww.datajaguar.comwww.memsql.com
Technical documentationdocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbwww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpdocs.memsql.com
DeveloperDataJaguar, Inc.MemSQL Inc.
Initial release201320152013
Current release1.8.0, April 20202.9.4 September 20187.1.7, August 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availableOpen Source infoGPL V3.0commercial infofree developer edition available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageGoC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languagesC++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
LinuxLinux info64 bit version required
Data schemeschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateNumeric data and Stringsyesyes
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 indexesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languageA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersyes, but no triggers and foreign keys
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API
JSON over UDP
JDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languages.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Bash
C
C#
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonoyes
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoin enterprise version onlyShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyMulti-source replicationSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency only within each node
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACID infoOnly isolation level: READ COMMITED
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)
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.yes infoDepending on used storage enginenoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple rights management via user accountsrights management via user accountsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
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InfluxDBJaguarDBMemSQL
Specific characteristicsInfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB , the open source time series database. It...
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SQL support, group by, order by, join
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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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Extremely easy to scale-out (in seconds) 100,000 times faster
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Typical application scenariosIoT & Sensor Monitoring Instrumentation of every available surface in the material...
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IoT data, time series data, AI data. Any type of numerical data.
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Key customersInfluxData has over 630 paying customers, including IBM, PayPal, Siemens Tesla and...
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Quantea, 2PiDay, Synqy, SinoLogistics, IIVI
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Market metricsFastest growing database to garnish 17,000 github stars Over 260,000 daily active...
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Advertising awareness, installed base, brand image, market share
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Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source core with closed source clustering available either on-premise or on...
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Free-trial license, per-node license, and subscription license.
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