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DBMS > Memgraph vs. MonetDB vs. OrientDB

System Properties Comparison Memgraph vs. MonetDB vs. OrientDB

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NameMemgraph  Xexclude from comparisonMonetDB  Xexclude from comparisonOrientDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA hybrid, in-memory first, distributed graph DBMS delivering high-performance on analytical and transactional workloads at enterprise scaleA relational database management system that stores data in columnsMulti-model DBMS (Document, Graph, Key/Value)
Primary database modelGraph DBMSRelational DBMSDocument store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score0.37
Rank#257  Overall
#20  Graph DBMS
Score1.91
Rank#125  Overall
#60  Relational DBMS
Score4.40
Rank#80  Overall
#13  Document stores
#5  Graph DBMS
#12  Key-value stores
Websitememgraph.comwww.monetdb.orgorientdb.org
Technical documentationdocs.memgraph.comwww.monetdb.org/­Documentationwww.orientdb.com/­docs/­last/­index.html
DeveloperMemgraph LtdMonetDB BVOrientDB LTD; CallidusCloud; SAP
Initial release201720042010
Current releaseOct2020-SP2, January 20213.1.9, February 2021
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infoFree license availableOpen Source infoMozilla Public License 2.0Open Source infoApache version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageC and C++CJava
Server operating systemsLinuxFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
All OS with a Java JDK (>= JDK 6)
Data schemeschema-free and schema-optionalyesschema-free infoSchema can be enforced for whole record ("schema-full") or for some fields only ("schema-hybrid")
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.nono
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infoSQL 2003 with some extensionsSQL-like query language, no joins
APIs and other access methodsBolt protocol
Cypher query language
JDBC
native C library infoMAPI library (MonetDB application programming interface)
ODBC
Tinkerpop technology stack with Blueprints, Gremlin, Pipes
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C++
Elixir
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
.Net
C
C#
C++
Clojure
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes, in SQL, C, RJava, Javascript
TriggersyesHooks
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infodynamic graph partitioningSharding via remote tablesSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication using RAFTnone infoSource-replica replication available in experimental statusMulti-source replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono infocould be achieved with distributed queries
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes inforelationships in graphsyesyes inforelationship in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID infowith snapshot isolationACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infowith periodic snapshot and write-ahead logging (WAL) of changesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers, roles and permissionsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardAccess rights for users and roles; record level security configurable
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MemgraphMonetDBOrientDB
Specific characteristicsMemgraph directly connects to your streaming infrastructure so you and your team...
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Column-store In-memory optimized GeoSpatial support JSON document support
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Competitive advantagesBusiness Source License ensures a future for the Memgraph community MAGE algorithm...
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Scalable architecture - vertical data organization and in-memory optimization guarantee...
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Typical application scenariosGraph algorithms in bioinformatics Social network analysis Cryptocurrency network...
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Analytical database, Data warehouse, OLAP Data mining Scientific database
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Key customersNumascale , Spinque , SecurActive , CHS , NOZHUP
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Licensing and pricing modelsYou can check out our pricing model and licenses on the company website .
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Free and open-source software, Mozilla Public License 2.0 Commercial support available
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