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System Properties Comparison MemSQL vs. NuoDB

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NameMemSQL  Xexclude from comparisonNuoDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMySQL wire-compliant distributed RDBMS that combines an in-memory row-oriented and a disc-based column-oriented storageNuoDB is a webscale distributed database that supports SQL and ACID transactions
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
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Score3.81
Rank#72  Overall
#37  Relational DBMS
Score0.96
Rank#148  Overall
#73  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.memsql.comwww.nuodb.com
Technical documentationdocs.memsql.comdoc.nuodb.com
DeveloperMemSQL Inc.NuoDB, Inc.
Initial release20132013
Current release6.8, August 2019
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree developer edition availablecommercial infolimited edition free
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageC++C++
Server operating systemsLinux info64 bit version requiredhosted infoAmazon EC2, Windows Azure, SoftLayer
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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 indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes, but no triggers and foreign keysyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
Supported programming languagesBash
C
C#
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
.Net
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesJava, SQL
Triggersnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingdata is dynamically stored/cached on the nodes where it is read/written
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replicationyes infoManaged transparently by NuoDB
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency only within each nodeImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID infoOnly isolation level: READ COMMITEDACID infotunable commit protocol
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yes infoMVCC
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes infoTemporary table
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardStandard SQL roles/ privileges, Administrative Users
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MemSQLNuoDB
Specific characteristicsMemSQL is The No Limits Database™, powering modern applications and analytical systems...
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Horizontal scale-out, continuous availability, multi-tenant support, ANSI SQL compatible,...
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Competitive advantagesPerformance - Shattering the Trillion-Rows-Per-Second Barrier Fast data ingest -...
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NuoDB is a scale-out SQL RDBMS based on a Durable Distributed Caching (DDC) architecture....
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Typical application scenariosReal-Time Analytics Internet of Things Personalization and Recommendations Risk Management...
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Operational / OLTP database workloads in data centers or public clouds
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Key customersComcast - Real-time Stream Processing Architecture DellEMC - Getting it Right Exactly...
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Dassault Systemes, Santander, Temenos
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Market metricsCustomers in various industries worldwide -- US and International Industry Solutions:...
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Fast growing commercial and enterprise customer base IDC Innovators: Dynamically...
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Licensing and pricing modelsF ree Tier and Enterprise Edition
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Subscription-based pricing with free community edition and commercial enterprise...
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