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DBMS > JaguarDB vs. Riak KV vs. Snowflake vs. TerarkDB

System Properties Comparison JaguarDB vs. Riak KV vs. Snowflake vs. TerarkDB

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NameJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonRiak KV  Xexclude from comparisonSnowflake  Xexclude from comparisonTerarkDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionPerformant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applicationsDistributed, fault tolerant key-value storeCloud-based data warehousing service for structured and semi-structured dataA key-value store forked from RocksDB with advanced compression algorithms. It can be used standalone or as a storage engine for MySQL and MongoDB
Primary database modelKey-value storeKey-value store infowith links between data sets and object tags for the creation of secondary indexesRelational DBMSKey-value store
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Score0.00
Rank#339  Overall
#59  Key-value stores
Score5.59
Rank#57  Overall
#9  Key-value stores
Score2.42
Rank#100  Overall
#49  Relational DBMS
Score0.06
Rank#308  Overall
#51  Key-value stores
Websitewww.datajaguar.comriak.com/­products/­riak-kvwww.snowflake.comgithub.com/­Terark/­terarkdb
Technical documentationwww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpdocs.snowflake.net/­manuals/­index.htmlgithub.com/­Terark/­terarkdb/­wiki
DeveloperDataJaguar, Inc.Basho TechnologiesSnowflake Computing Inc.Terark
Initial release2015200920142016
Current release2.9.4 September 20182.1.0, April 2015
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoGPL V3.0Open Source infoApache version 2, commercial enterprise editioncommercialcommercial inforestricted open source version available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesno
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Implementation languageC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languagesErlangC++
Server operating systemsLinuxLinux
OS X
hosted
Data schemeyesschema-freeyes infosupport of semi-structured data formats (JSON, XML, Avro)schema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyesno
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.nonoyesno
Secondary indexesyesrestrictedno
SQL infoSupport of SQLA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersnoyesno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
HTTP API
Native Erlang Interface
CLI Client
JDBC
ODBC
C++ API
Java API
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C infounofficial client library
C#
C++ infounofficial client library
Clojure infounofficial client library
Dart infounofficial client library
Erlang
Go infounofficial client library
Groovy infounofficial client library
Haskell infounofficial client library
Java
JavaScript infounofficial client library
Lisp infounofficial client library
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala infounofficial client library
Smalltalk infounofficial client library
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoJavaScript and Erlanguser defined functionsno
Triggersnoyes infopre-commit hooks and post-commit hooksno infosimilar concept for controling cloud resourcesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infono "single point of failure"yesnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-master replicationselectable replication factoryesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono infolinks between data sets can be storedyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nonoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlrights management via user accountsnoUsers with fine-grained authorization concept, user roles and pluggable authenticationno
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Specific characteristicsSQL support, group by, order by, join
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Competitive advantagesExtremely easy to scale-out (in seconds) 100,000 times faster
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Typical application scenariosIoT data, time series data, AI data. Any type of numerical data.
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Key customersQuantea, 2PiDay, Synqy, SinoLogistics, IIVI
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Market metricsAdvertising awareness, installed base, brand image, market share
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Licensing and pricing modelsFree-trial license, per-node license, and subscription license.
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