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DBMS > Machbase vs. QuestDB vs. STSdb

System Properties Comparison Machbase vs. QuestDB vs. STSdb

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NameMachbase infoFormer name was Infiniflux  Xexclude from comparisonQuestDB  Xexclude from comparisonSTSdb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionTimeSeries DBMS for AIoT and BigDataA high performance open source SQL database for time series dataKey-Value Store with special method for indexing infooptimized for high performance using a special indexing method
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSTime Series DBMSKey-value store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score0.02
Rank#338  Overall
#33  Time Series DBMS
Score0.89
Rank#184  Overall
#13  Time Series DBMS
Score0.12
Rank#303  Overall
#43  Key-value stores
Websitewww.machbase.comquestdb.iogithub.com/­STSSoft/­STSdb4
Technical documentationendoc.machbase.comquestdb.io/­docs/­introduction
DeveloperMachbaseQuestDB LimitedSTS Soft SC
Initial release201320142011
Current releaseV6.5, August 20214.0.8, September 2015
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree test version availableOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoGPLv2, commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageCJavaC#
Server operating systemsLinux
Windows
Linux
macOS
Windows
Windows
Data schemeyesyes infoschema-free via InfluxDB Line Protocolyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes infoprimitive types and user defined types (classes)
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.nono
Secondary indexesyesnono
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languageSQL-like query languageno
APIs and other access methodsHTTP REST
JDBC
ODBC
HTTP REST
InfluxDB Line Protocol (TCP/UDP)
JDBC
.NET Client API
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
PHP infovia ODBC
Python
R infovia ODBC
Scala
C infoPostgreSQL driver
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Rust infoover HTTP
C#
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnonono
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardinghorizontal partitioning (by timestamps)none
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorConfigurable consistency for N replicasnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACID for single-table writesno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentnoyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infovolatile and lookup tableyes infothrough memory mapped files
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple password-based access controlno
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Machbase infoFormer name was InfinifluxQuestDBSTSdb
Specific characteristicsMachbase is an extremely fast time series database which processes large volumes...
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Relational model with native time series support Column based storage and time partitioned...
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Competitive advantagesFastest Database for IIoT, Independently verified, on Industry Standard Benchmarks....
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Real-time data ingestion and istant SQL queries for time series High performance...
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Typical application scenariosDistributed Query In Machbase Cluster Edition, a broker node, which is responsible...
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Application metrics Financial market data and algo trading DevOps monitoring Real-time...
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Key customersMachbase has over 50 customers, including Samsung, POSCO, and Hyundai.
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Market metricsReal-time data processing Real-time index creation Optimized DBMS for processing...
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Licensing and pricing modelsMachbase provide several product editions, including: Intelligent Edge Device, Fog...
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Apache 2.0.
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