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DBMS > Kdb+ vs. Manticore Search vs. MarkLogic vs. RDF4J

System Properties Comparison Kdb+ vs. Manticore Search vs. MarkLogic vs. RDF4J

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NameKdb+  Xexclude from comparisonManticore Search  Xexclude from comparisonMarkLogic  Xexclude from comparisonRDF4J infoformerly known as Sesame  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHigh performance Time Series DBMSOpen source search engine for searching in data from different sources. Forked of and compatible with Sphinx.Operational and transactional Enterprise NoSQL databaseRDF4J is a Java framework for processing RDF data, supporting both memory-based and a disk-based storage.
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSSearch engineDocument store
Native XML DBMS
RDF store infoas of version 7
Search engine
RDF store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score8.10
Rank#55  Overall
#2  Time Series DBMS
Score0.06
Rank#317  Overall
#16  Search engines
Score8.94
Rank#51  Overall
#8  Document stores
#1  Native XML DBMS
#1  RDF stores
#4  Search engines
Score0.67
Rank#209  Overall
#9  RDF stores
Websitekx.commanticoresearch.comwww.marklogic.comrdf4j.org
Technical documentationcode.kx.comdocs.manticoresearch.com/­latest/­html
github.com/­manticoresoftware/­manticoresearch
docs.marklogic.comrdf4j.org/­documentation
DeveloperKx Systems, a division of First Derivatives plcManticore SoftwareMarkLogic Corp.Since 2016 officially forked into an Eclipse project, former developer was Aduna Software.
Initial release2000 infokdb was released 2000, kdb+ in 2003201720012004
Current release3.6, May 20189.0, 2017
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree 32-bit versionOpen Source infoGPL version 2commercial inforestricted free version is availableOpen Source infoEclipse Distribution License (EDL), v1.0.
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageqC++C++Java
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
NetBSD
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
OS X
Windows
Linux
OS X
Unix
Windows
Data schemeyesyesschema-free infoSchema can be enforcedyes infoRDF Schemas
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyesyes
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.yesyes
Secondary indexesyes infotable attribute 'grouped'yes infofull-text index on all search fieldsyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query language (q)SQL-like query languageyes infoSQL92no
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API
JDBC
Jupyter
Kafka
ODBC
WebSocket
Proprietary protocolJava API
Node.js Client API
ODBC
proprietary Optic API infoProprietary Query API, introduced with version 9
RESTful HTTP API
SPARQL
WebDAV
XDBC
XQuery
XSLT
Java API
RIO infoRDF Input/Output
Sail API
SeRQL infoSesame RDF Query Language
Sesame REST HTTP Protocol
SPARQL
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Go
J
Java
JavaScript
Lua
MatLab
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Scala
C++ infounofficial client library
Java
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby infounofficial client library
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Java
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnoyes infovia XQuery or JavaScriptyes
Triggersyes infowith viewsnoyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioningSharding infoPartitioning is done manually, search queries against distributed index is supportedShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replicationnoneyesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno infosimilar paradigm used for internal processingnoyes infovia Hadoop Connector, HDFS Direct Access and in-database MapReduce jobsno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACID infocan act as a resource manager in an XA/JTA transactionACID infoIsolation support depends on the API used
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoThe original contents of fields are not stored in the Manticore index.yesyes infoin-memory storage is supported as well
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes, with Range Indexes
User concepts infoAccess controlrights management via user accountsnoRole-based access control at the document and subdocument levelsno
More information provided by the system vendor
Kdb+Manticore SearchMarkLogicRDF4J infoformerly known as Sesame
Specific characteristicsIntegrated columnar database & programming system for streaming, real time and historical...
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The MarkLogic Multi-Model Database provides the simplest way to integrate data from...
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Competitive advantagesprovides seamless scalability; runs on industry standard server platforms; is top-ranked...
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The main benefit of MarkLogic is simplicity. By making things simpler, MarkLogic...
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Typical application scenariostick database streaming sensor data massive intelligence applications oil and gas...
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MarkLogic’s main use case is the Operational Data Hub . A Data Hub is useful for...
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Key customersGoldman Sachs Morgan Stanley Merrill Lynch J.P. Morgan Deutsche Bank IEX Securities...
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MarkLogic has proven results managing mission-critical data with over 1,000 global...
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Market metricskdb+ performance and reliability proven by our customers in critical infrastructure...
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MarkLogic is well known within the Fortune 1000, with a strong presence in financial...
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Licensing and pricing modelsupon request
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MarkLogic provides a variety of licenses and cloud services: MarkLogic Data Hub Service...
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