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

DBMS > InfluxDB vs. Microsoft Azure Search vs. Oracle NoSQL

System Properties Comparison InfluxDB vs. Microsoft Azure Search vs. Oracle NoSQL

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Search  Xexclude from comparisonOracle NoSQL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsSearch-as-a-service for web and mobile app developmentKey-value store based on Berkeley DB Java Edition
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSSearch engineKey-value store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score18.65
Rank#33  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score5.95
Rank#52  Overall
#6  Search engines
Score3.12
Rank#81  Overall
#12  Key-value stores
Websitewww.influxdata.com/­time-series-platform/­influxdbazure.microsoft.com/­en-us/­services/­searchwww.oracle.com/­database/­nosql/­index.html
Technical documentationdocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbdocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­searchdocs.oracle.com/­cd/­NOSQL/­index.html
DeveloperMicrosoftOracle
Initial release201320152011
Current release1.7.6, April 2019V118.3, November 2018
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availablecommercialOpen Source infoApache V2 for Community Edition, proprietary license for Enterprise Edition
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageGoJava
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
hostedLinux
Solaris SPARC/x86
Data schemeschema-freeyesoptional, scheme definition possible with AVRO or in 'table-style'
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateNumeric data and Stringsyesoptional
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 languagenoSQL-like DML and DDL statements
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API
JSON over UDP
RESTful HTTP APIRESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languages.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
.Net
C#
C
C#
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonono
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoin enterprise version onlySharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceElectable Master-Slave per shard
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonowith Hadoop integration
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infodepending on configuration
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoconfigurable infoACID within a storage node (=shard)
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
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 infooff heap cache
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple rights management via user accountsyes infousing Azure authenticationAccess rights for users and roles
More information provided by the system vendor
InfluxDBMicrosoft Azure SearchOracle NoSQL
Specific characteristicsInfluxData includes the open source time-series database InfluxDB . It supports high...
» more
Oracle NoSQL Database is a scalable , distributed NoSQL database, designed to provide...
» more
Competitive advantagesTime to Value An end-to-end platform, InfluxData is ready to go on the cloud or via...
» more
Data can be modeled as relational-database-style tables, JSON documents, RDF Triples...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT & Sensor Monitoring Instrumentation of every available surface in the material...
» more
Internet of Things where large volume of data needs to be stored and processed very...
» more
Key customersInfluxData , the creator of InfluxDB, delivers a modern Open Source Platform built...
» more
Large credit card company Airbus NTT Docomo Global rewards company
» more
Market metricsFastest growing database to garnish 14,018 github stars Over 148,000 servers deployed...
» more
Oracle NoSQL Database is used by hundreds of companies around the world. Oracle NoSQL...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source core with closed source clustering available either on-premise or on...
» more
Oracle NoSQL Database Enterprise Edition can be purchased under the Oracle Commercial...
» 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
InfluxDBMicrosoft Azure SearchOracle NoSQL
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

InfluxData Advances Analytic Capabilities for InfluxDB Cloud
12 September 2019, Database Trends and Applications

InfluxData launches new serverless time series cloud database platform, InfluxDB Cloud 2.0
12 September 2019, Packt Hub

InfluxData launches InfluxDB Cloud 2.0 – the first serverless time series platform-as-a-service
10 September 2019, DevOps.com

InfluxData unveils InfluxDB Cloud 2.0, a serverless time series platform
12 September 2019, Help Net Security

InfluxData raises $60 million for time-series database software
13 February 2019, Inventiva

provided by Google News

Cognitive Search - Azure Search with AI | Azure Friday - Microsoft
6 September 2019, Channel 9

Parabole search analytics product moves to Azure Marketplace
26 August 2019, TechTarget

Microsoft announces new Azure AI and machine learning services
2 May 2019, Neowin

How to use Azure Search in .Net
23 April 2018, InfoWorld

Enabling partners to innovate, grow & differentiate with AI - Microsoft Partner Network
11 July 2019, Microsoft

provided by Google News

Oracle NoSQL Database
3 April 2018, TechTarget

Fundamental Bull Case For MongoDB: 216% Upside
26 August 2019, Seeking Alpha

Oracle Defies Self With 'NoSQL' Database
3 October 2011, Wired News

Top Open source NoSQL database programs
15 May 2019, H2S Media

Cloud database comparison: AWS, Microsoft, Google and Oracle
28 June 2019, TechTarget

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Data Scientist
Mediocre, Carrollton, TX

Java Developer (Contract- Several Clients) Spartan Technologies
Spartan Technologies, Atlanta, GA

Cloud Coach
Verizon, Irving, TX

CMAS Software Developer
Delphinus Engineering, Philadelphia, PA

Linux Engineer
SHINE Systems & Technologies, Washington, DC

Software Engineer
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Sitecore Architect, NY
Photon, United States

Solutions Architect
UST Global India, Calabasas, CA

Software Engineer 2
Microsoft, Bellevue, WA

Software Development Engineer 2
Microsoft, Bellevue, WA

Data Engineer
Amazon.com Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Data Engineer Intern (Part Time)
Hartford Steam Boiler, Hartford, CT

Integration Architect
Traction on Demand, Houston, TX

IT Applications/Report Developer
TRILLIUM HEALTH RESOURCES, Wilmington, NC

Software Engineer, Sr Prin
KEYW Corporation, Fort Meade, MD

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

Start now with Redis Cloud
Secure, highly available Redis as a serverless, hosted, fully managed cloud service.
Sign up here.

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