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

DBMS > JSqlDb vs. Kinetica vs. Microsoft Azure Data Explorer vs. Sqrrl

System Properties Comparison JSqlDb vs. Kinetica vs. Microsoft Azure Data Explorer vs. Sqrrl

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameJSqlDb  Xexclude from comparisonKinetica  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Data Explorer  Xexclude from comparisonSqrrl  Xexclude from comparison
Sqrrl has been acquired by Amazon and became a part of Amazon Web Services. It has been removed from the DB-Engines ranking.
DescriptionJavaScript Query Language Database, stores JavaScript objects and primitivesGPU-accelerated database for real-time analysis of large and streaming datasetsFully managed big data interactive analytics platformAdaptable, secure NoSQL built on Apache Accumulo
Primary database modelDocument store
Object oriented DBMS
Relational DBMSRelational DBMS infocolumn orientedDocument store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Wide column store
Secondary database modelsDocument store infoIf a column is of type dynamic docs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­kusto/­query/­scalar-data-types/­dynamic then it's possible to add arbitrary JSON documents in this cell
Event Store infothis is the general usage pattern at Microsoft. Billing, Logs, Telemetry events are stored in ADX and the state of an individual entity is defined by the arg_max(timestamps)
Search engine infosupport for complex search expressions docs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­kusto/­query/­parseoperator FTS, Geospatial docs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­kusto/­query/­geo-point-to-geohash-function distributed search -> ADX acts as a distributed search engine
Time Series DBMS infosee docs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­data-explorer/­time-series-analysis
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.00
Rank#336  Overall
#46  Document stores
#21  Object oriented DBMS
Score0.61
Rank#197  Overall
#95  Relational DBMS
Score3.45
Rank#85  Overall
#43  Relational DBMS
Websitejsqldb.orgwww.kinetica.comazure.microsoft.com/­services/­data-explorersqrrl.com
Technical documentationwww.kinetica.com/­docsdocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­data-explorer
DeveloperKonrad von BackstromKineticaMicrosoftAmazon infooriginally Sqrrl Data, Inc.
Initial release2018201220192012
Current release0.8, December 20186.0cloud service with continuous releases
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC, C++Java
Server operating systemsLinux
macOS
Windows
LinuxhostedLinux
Data schemeschema-freeyesFixed schema with schema-less datatypes (dynamic)schema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyesyes infobool, datetime, dynamic, guid, int, long, real, string, timespan, double: docs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­kusto/­query/­scalar-data-typesyes
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.nonoyes
Secondary indexesnoyesall fields are automatically indexedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like DML and DDL statementsKusto Query Language (KQL), SQL subsetno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Microsoft SQL Server communication protocol (MS-TDS)
RESTful HTTP API
Accumulo Shell
Java API
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Thrift
Supported programming languagesJavaScriptC++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
.Net
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PowerShell
Python
R
Actionscript
C infousing GLib
C#
C++
Cocoa
Delphi
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Smalltalk
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresfunctions in JavaScriptuser defined functionsYes, possible languages: KQL, Python, Rno
Triggersnoyes infotriggers when inserted values for one or more columns fall within a specified rangeyes infosee docs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­kusto/­management/­updatepolicyno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceSharding infomaking use of Hadoop
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMaster-slave replicationyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud service. Replication either local, cross-facility or geo-redundant.selectable replication factor infomaking use of Hadoop
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency depending on configurationEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate Consistency infoDocument store kept consistent with combination of global timestamping, row-level transactions, and server-side consistency resolution.
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoAtomic updates per row, document, or graph entity
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infousing RocksDByesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infoGPU vRAM or System RAMno
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles on table levelAzure Active Directory AuthenticationCell-level Security, Data-Centric Security, Role-Based Access Control (RBAC), Attribute-Based Access Control (ABAC)
More information provided by the system vendor
JSqlDbKineticaMicrosoft Azure Data ExplorerSqrrl
Specific characteristicsAzure Data Explorer is a fast and highly scalable data exploration service for log...
» more
Competitive advantagesKusto Query Language (innovative query language, optimized for high performance data...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT applications IoT devices generate billions of sensor readings. Normalizing and...
» more
Key customersMicrosoft, DocuSign, Taboola, Bosch, Siemens Healthineers, Bühler, Ecolab, Zoomd
» more
Market metricsAzure Data Explorer is the data service for Azure Monitor, Azure Time Series Insights,...
» 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
JSqlDbKineticaMicrosoft Azure Data ExplorerSqrrl
Recent citations in the news

GPU Database Market Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast 2028 | Kinetica, OmniSci,SQream , Neo4j ,...
4 June 2020, Azizsalon News

GPU Database Market Size (COVID-19 Impact) 2020-26: Kinetica DB, OmniSci, Neo4j
1 June 2020, Bandera County Courier

Global GPU Database Market Projected to Reach USD XX.XX billion by 2025- Kinetica, Omnisci, Sqream, Neo4j, Nvidia, Brytlyt, etc.
22 May 2020, Cole of Duty

COVID – 19 Impact on GPU Database Industry 2020-2025 Global Market Analysis by Size, Share, Emerging Technologies, Trends, Top Key Players and Forecast Research
4 June 2020, Farmers Ledger

Disaster Tech & Kinetica Launches Crisis Management Platform
8 May 2020, Geospatial World

provided by Google News

How to share data in place from Azure Data Explorer - Microsoft
20 December 2019, Channel 9

Azure Data Explorer for IoT Data Analytics | Internet of Things Show - Microsoft
2 September 2019, Channel 9

Zoomd Takes Another Step Towards Becoming an Industry Leader After Adopting Microsoft's Azure Data Explorer
4 December 2019, PRNewswire

IS Engineering Lead
22 May 2020, OilVoice

Fastly, Microsoft partner on real-time analytics with Azure Data Explorer
29 January 2019, ZDNet

provided by Google News

User and Entity Behavior Analytics Market Share, Trends, Business Strategy and Forecast to 2027- Rapid7, Sqrrl Data, Bay Dynamics, Bottomline Technologies, Gurucul, Exabeam
14 May 2020, Jewish Life News

[Tech30] These industry veterans’ startup encourages millennials to save and invest money smartly
28 October 2019, YourStory

AWS beefs up threat detection with Sqrrl acquisition
24 January 2018, TechCrunch

Global User and Entity Behavior Analytics Market with (Covid-19) Impact Analysis: Top Industry Growth Factors & Segments, 2020-2025
3 June 2020, Bandera County Courier

AWS acquires threat hunting startup Sqrrl
24 January 2018, CyberScoop

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Sales Enablement Manager
Kinetica DB, San Francisco, CA

Customer Support Engineer (Night Shift)
Kinetica DB, Arlington, VA

Enterprise Account Executive, America's (Remote - Seattle)
Kinetica DB, Seattle, WA

Enterprise Account Executive (Remote - Chicago)
Kinetica DB, Chicago, IL

Enterprise Account Executive (Remote - South)
Kinetica DB, Dallas, TX

Senior Data Engineer - Turn 10 Studios
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Senior Data & Applied Scientist
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Service Engineer II
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Support Engineer
Microsoft, Charlotte, NC

Service Engineer II Kusto
Microsoft, Seattle, WA

Cybersecurity Threat Hunter
Arete Advisors, New York, NY

Network Security Engineer
Cambium Learning Group, Washington, DC

Cyber Defense Analyst
Attain, LLC, Washington, DC

Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst (Day Shift)
XOR Security, Herndon, VA

Cyber Hunt SME
XOR Security, Arlington County, 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.

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.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Datastax Luna logo

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

Present your product here