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System Properties Comparison MonetDB vs. MySQL vs. openGauss
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|A relational database management system that stores data in columns
|Widely used open source RDBMS
|An enterprise-class RDBMS compatible with high-performance, high-availability and high-performance originally developed by Huawei
|Primary database model
|Relational DBMS Key/Value like access via memcached API
|Secondary database models
|Oracle since 2010, originally MySQL AB, then Sun
|Huawei and openGauss community
|Dec2023 (11.49), December 2023
|8.3.0, January 2024
|3.0, March 2022
|License Commercial or Open Source
|Open Source Mozilla Public License 2.0
|Open Source GPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are available
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service
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|C and C++
|C, C++, Java
|Server operating systems
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date
|XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.
|SQL Support of SQL
|yes SQL 2003 with some extensions
|yes with proprietary extensions
|ANSI SQL 2011
|APIs and other access methods
native C library MAPI library (MonetDB application programming interface)
Proprietary native API
|Supported programming languages
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures
|yes, in SQL, C, R
|yes proprietary syntax
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes
|Sharding via remote tables
|horizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL Fabric
|horizontal partitioning (by range, list and hash)
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes
|none Source-replica replication available in experimental status
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system
|Foreign keys Referential integrity
|yes not for MyISAM storage engine
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data
|ACID not for MyISAM storage engine
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data
|yes table locks or row locks depending on storage engine
|Durability Support for making data persistent
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.
|User concepts Access control
|fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
|Users with fine-grained authorization concept no user groups or roles
|Access rights for users, groups and roles according to SQL-standard
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