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DBMS > Kdb+ vs. Microsoft Azure Search vs. Percona Server for MongoDB

System Properties Comparison Kdb+ vs. Microsoft Azure Search vs. Percona Server for MongoDB

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NameKdb+  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Search  Xexclude from comparisonPercona Server for MongoDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHigh performance Time Series DBMSSearch-as-a-service for web and mobile app developmentA drop-in replacement for MongoDB Community Edition with enterprise-grade features.
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSSearch engineDocument store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score9.34
Rank#53  Overall
#2  Time Series DBMS
Score7.75
Rank#58  Overall
#7  Search engines
Score0.75
Rank#207  Overall
#34  Document stores
Websitekx.comazure.microsoft.com/­en-us/­services/­searchwww.percona.com/­software/­mongodb/­percona-server-for-mongodb
Technical documentationcode.kx.comdocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­searchwww.percona.com/­doc/­percona-server-for-mongodb/­LATEST/­index.html
DeveloperKx Systems, a division of First Derivatives plcMicrosoftPercona
Initial release2000 infokdb was released 2000, kdb+ in 200320152015
Current release3.6, May 2018V13.4.10-2.10, November 2017
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree 32-bit versioncommercialOpen Source infoGPL Version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageqC++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
hostedLinux
Data schemeyesyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.yesnono
Secondary indexesyes infotable attribute 'grouped'yesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query language (q)nono
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API
JDBC
Jupyter
Kafka
ODBC
WebSocket
RESTful HTTP APIproprietary protocol using JSON
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Go
J
Java
JavaScript
Lua
MatLab
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Scala
.Net
C#
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
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnoJavaScript
Triggersyes infowith viewsnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioningSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replicationyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno infosimilar paradigm used for internal processingnoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonono
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.yesnoyes infovia In-Memory Engine
User concepts infoAccess controlrights management via user accountsyes infousing Azure authenticationAccess rights for users and roles

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