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

DBMS > InfluxDB vs. MySQL vs. Percona Server for MongoDB vs. Teradata vs. Titan

System Properties Comparison InfluxDB vs. MySQL vs. Percona Server for MongoDB vs. Teradata vs. Titan

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameInfluxDB  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparisonPercona Server for MongoDB  Xexclude from comparisonTeradata  Xexclude from comparisonTitan  Xexclude from comparison
Titan has been decommisioned after the takeover by Datastax. It will be removed from the DB-Engines ranking. A fork has been open-sourced as JanusGraph.
DescriptionDBMS for storing time series, events and metricsWidely used open source RDBMSA drop-in replacement for MongoDB Community Edition with enterprise-grade features.A hybrid cloud data analytics software platform (Teradata Vantage)Titan is a Graph DBMS optimized for distributed clusters.
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached APIDocument storeRelational DBMSGraph DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument storeDocument store
Graph DBMS
Time Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score22.43
Rank#29  Overall
#1  Time Series DBMS
Score1259.73
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Score0.58
Rank#199  Overall
#30  Document stores
Score77.84
Rank#15  Overall
#10  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.influxdata.com/­products/­influxdb-overviewwww.mysql.comwww.percona.com/­software/­mongo-database/­percona-server-for-mongodbwww.teradata.comtitan.thinkaurelius.com
Technical documentationdocs.influxdata.com/­influxdbdev.mysql.com/­docwww.percona.com/­doc/­percona-server-for-mongodb/­LATEST/­index.htmldocs.teradata.comgithub.com/­thinkaurelius/­titan/­wiki
DeveloperOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then SunPerconaTeradataAurelius, owned by DataStax
Initial release20131995201519842012
Current release1.7.10, February 20208.0.19, 20203.4.10-2.10, November 2017Teradata Vantage 1.0 MU2, January 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT-License; commercial enterprise version availableOpen Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are availableOpen Source infoGPL Version 2commercialOpen Source infoApache license, version 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Azure Database for MySQL: A fully managed, scalable MySQL relational database with high availability and security built in at no extra cost
Implementation languageGoC and C++C++Java
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X infothrough Homebrew
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linuxhosted
Linux
Linux
OS X
Unix
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyesschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateNumeric data and Stringsyesyesyesyes
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.noyesnoyes
Secondary indexesnoyesyesyes infoJoin-index to prejoin tables, aggregate index, sparse index, hash indexyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languageyes infowith proprietary extensionsnoyes infoSQL 2016 + extensionsno
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API
JSON over UDP
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
proprietary protocol using JSON.NET Client API
HTTP REST
JDBC
JMS Adapter
ODBC
OLE DB
Java API
TinkerPop Blueprints
TinkerPop Frames
TinkerPop Gremlin
TinkerPop Rexster
Supported programming languages.Net
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Actionscript
C
C#
C++
Clojure
ColdFusion
D
Dart
Delphi
Erlang
Go
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Perl
PHP
PowerShell
Prolog
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Smalltalk
C
C++
Cobol
Java (JDBC-ODBC)
Perl
PL/1
Python
R
Ruby
Clojure
Java
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes infoproprietary syntaxJavaScriptyes infoUDFs, stored procedures, table functions in parallelyes
Triggersnoyesnoyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoin enterprise version onlyhorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL FabricShardingSharding infoHashingyes infovia pluggable storage backends
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factor infoin enterprise version onlyMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
Master-slave replicationMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
yes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyesnoyes infovia Faunus, a graph analytics engine
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes infonot for MyISAM storage enginenoyesyes infoRelationships in graph
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACID infonot for MyISAM storage enginenoACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infotable locks or row locks depending on storage engineyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes infoSupports various storage backends: Cassandra, HBase, Berkeley DB, Akiban, Hazelcast
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infoDepending on used storage engineyesyes infovia In-Memory Engineyes
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple rights management via user accountsUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or rolesAccess rights for users and rolesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUser authentification and security via Rexster Graph Server
More information provided by the system vendor
InfluxDBMySQLPercona Server for MongoDBTeradataTitan
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
3rd partiesAzure Database for MySQL provides fully managed, enterprise-ready community MySQL database as a service
» more

ScaleGrid: Fully managed MySQL-as-a-Service.
» more

CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

Dremio is like magic for MySQL accelerating your analytical queries up to 1,000x.
» more

Navicat for MySQL is the ideal solution for MySQL/MariaDB administration and development.
» more

General SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
» more

SQLPro for MySQL: A simple but powerful MySQL database client available on iPhone and iPad as well as macOS.
» more
DBHawk: Secure access to SQL, NoSQL and Cloud databases with an all-in-one solution.
» more

General SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
» more

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

More resources
InfluxDBMySQLPercona Server for MongoDBTeradataTitan
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

MySQL is the DBMS of the Year 2019
3 January 2020, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

MariaDB strengthens its position in the open source RDBMS market
5 April 2018, Matthias Gelbmann

The struggle for the hegemony in Oracle's database empire
2 May 2017, Paul Andlinger

show all

Teradata is the most popular data warehouse DBMS
2 April 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Graph DBMS increased their popularity by 500% within the last 2 years
3 March 2015, Paul Andlinger

Graph DBMSs are gaining in popularity faster than any other database category
21 January 2014, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

Discover How InfluxDB Can Support Streaming Data with Flux
17 March 2020, Database Trends and Applications

Using Time Series for Full Observability of a SaaS Platform
26 March 2020, DevOps.com

InfluxData Brings InfluxDB Cloud 2.0 Serverless Platform to Europe to Support Enterprise Transformation with Time Series Technology
14 November 2019, Business Wire

An Introduction to InfluxDB
5 August 2019, The Collegian

InfluxDB goes live on Google Cloud
4 February 2020, ZDNet

provided by Google News

Connecting to a MySQL Database in .NET
16 March 2020, Database Journal

Learn SQL and database design with Raspberry Pi
19 March 2020, Blogdottv

6 Austin Companies Hiring Engineers Right Now
30 March 2020, Built In Austin

Data Management Technology Application Software Market Is Expected to Thrive at Impressive CAGR By 2027 Key Players: SolarWinds, ManageEngine, Zoho, VeryConnect, Microft, MySQL, QuintaDB, Oracle, PostgreSQL
31 March 2020, Packaging News 24

Intermediate PHP Developer
31 March 2020, IT-Online

provided by Google News

Percona Server for MongoDB 4.0 an Ideal Solution for Even More Use Cases
31 October 2018, GlobeNewswire

Percona XtraDB and MongoDB Operators for Kubernetes
7 June 2019, InfoQ.com

Percona packages PostgreSQL alongside existing MySQL and MongoDB products
1 October 2019, The Register

After Red Hat, Homebrew removes MongoDB from core formulas due to its Server Side Public License adoption
3 September 2019, Packt Hub

Percona Expands Support for Cloud Native Applications and Hybrid Multi-Cloud Environments with the Percona Cloud Native Autonomous Database Initiative
29 May 2019, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

Teradata Corporation (TDC) and Aurora Cannabis Inc. (ACB): Prospects For The Double-Digit
30 March 2020, BOV News

Hedge Funds Have Never Been This Bullish On Teradata Corporation (TDC)
29 March 2020, Yahoo Finance

Have Insiders Been Buying Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC) Shares This Year?
17 March 2020, Yahoo Finance

Why Is Teradata (TDC) Down 16.1% Since Last Earnings Report?
7 March 2020, Yahoo Finance

Chief Financial Officer Mark Culhane Just Bought Shares In Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC)
16 March 2020, Simply Wall St

provided by Google News

Global Graph Database Market Outlook: Industry Insights, Statistics, Shares and Forecasts to 2027
27 March 2020, Skyline Gazette

Beyond Titan: The Evolution of DataStax's New Graph Database
21 June 2016, Datanami

DataStax acquires Aurelius, the startup behind the Titan graph database
3 February 2015, VentureBeat

DSE Graph review: Graph database does double duty
14 November 2019, InfoWorld

JanusGraph Picks Up Where TitanDB Left Off
13 January 2017, Datanami

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

DevOps Engineer - Remote - Jr. Level
Pagely, Remote

Sensu Integrations Engineer (United States or Canada)
Sensu, Inc., Portland, OR

DevOps Engineer
NFuzionIT, Louisville, KY

Data Scientist
NextEra Energy, Jupiter, FL

EIM Software Development Engineer
City of Tacoma, Tacoma, WA

MYSQL DBA Admin
Expedite Inc., Ipswich, MA

MySQL DBA
APT College, Milwaukee, WI

MYSQL DBA OR MongoDB with MYsql
Canopy One Solutions, Inc., Dallas, TX

PHP/MySQL Developer
CyberTheory, Princeton, NJ

Director of Engineering - PHP and MySQL Developer
Arfinn Med, Dallas, TX

MySQL DBA - remote
Percona, Remote

MySQL DBA (US Hours) - remote
Percona, Remote

Database Administrator
Wheels Up Partners LLC, New York, NY

DevOps Database Engineer (DevOps DBA)
Updox, Dublin, OH

Cloud Engineer
Datica, Inc., Minneapolis, MN

Teradata SDET Engineer
Krasan Consulting Services, Bellevue, WA

Teradata DBA
Terra Bulls LLC, Township of Monroe, NJ

Senior Data Analyst
Rainmakers Strategic Solutions, Remote

Teradata ETL Developer
UPSG, Seattle, WA

Teradata Developer
Disys, Seattle, WA

Database Architect
Wikimedia Foundation, San Francisco, CA

Data Engineer
Softvision - North America, Alpharetta, GA

Sr Data Architect, Graph - Nationwide Opportunities
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Michigan

Sr Data Architect, Graph - Nationwide Opportunities
Amazon Web Services, Inc., New York, NY

Software Developer/Engineer
Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII-MDIS), Springfield, VA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

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

Couchbase logo

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

MariaDB logo

How do MariaDB, Oracle MySQL and EnterpriseDB compare?
Get the white paper to
learn more.

Datastax Luna logo

Simple, subscription-based support for open source
Apache Cassandraâ„¢ from the Cassandra experts.
Learn more.

AllegroGraph logo

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

Present your product here