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DBMS > MonetDB vs. OrientDB vs. Quasardb

System Properties Comparison MonetDB vs. OrientDB vs. Quasardb

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NameMonetDB  Xexclude from comparisonOrientDB  Xexclude from comparisonQuasardb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA relational database management system that stores data in columnsMulti-model DBMS (Document, Graph, Key/Value)Distributed, high-performance timeseries database
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Time Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score1.91
Rank#125  Overall
#60  Relational DBMS
Score4.40
Rank#80  Overall
#13  Document stores
#5  Graph DBMS
#12  Key-value stores
Score0.15
Rank#293  Overall
#26  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.monetdb.orgorientdb.orgquasardb.net
Technical documentationwww.monetdb.org/­Documentationwww.orientdb.com/­docs/­last/­index.htmldoc.quasardb.net
DeveloperMonetDB BVOrientDB LTD; CallidusCloud; SAPquasardb
Initial release200420102009
Current releaseOct2020-SP2, January 20213.1.9, February 20213.1, January 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMozilla Public License 2.0Open Source infoApache version 2commercial infoFree community edition, Non-profit organizations and non-commercial usage are eligible for free licenses
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageCJavaC++
Server operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
All OS with a Java JDK (>= JDK 6)BSD
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-free infoSchema can be enforced for whole record ("schema-full") or for some fields only ("schema-hybrid")schema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes infointeger and binary
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 indexesyesyesyes infowith tags
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infoSQL 2003 with some extensionsSQL-like query language, no joinsSQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
native C library infoMAPI library (MonetDB application programming interface)
ODBC
Tinkerpop technology stack with Blueprints, Gremlin, Pipes
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
HTTP API
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
.Net
C
C#
C++
Clojure
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes, in SQL, C, RJava, Javascriptno
TriggersyesHooksno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding via remote tablesShardingSharding infoconsistent hashing
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnone infoSource-replica replication available in experimental statusMulti-source replicationSource-replica replication with selectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono infocould be achieved with distributed querieswith Hadoop integration
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes inforelationship in graphsno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoby using LevelDB
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infoTransient mode
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardAccess rights for users and roles; record level security configurableCryptographically strong user authentication and audit trail
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MonetDBOrientDBQuasardb
Specific characteristicsColumn-store In-memory optimized GeoSpatial support JSON document support
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High-performance , high-speed, fully integrated timeseries database Seamlessly combines...
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Competitive advantagesScalable architecture - vertical data organization and in-memory optimization guarantee...
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High performance in a cost-effective small package Real-time results for even large...
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Typical application scenariosAnalytical database, Data warehouse, OLAP Data mining Scientific database
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Tick database Predictive maintenance Pre-deal checks Large scale monitoring
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Key customersNumascale , Spinque , SecurActive , CHS , NOZHUP
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Large EU investment banks US based hedge funds Orolia Tellmeplus
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Market metricsHas been running in very demanding production environments since 2013 Rapid adoption...
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Licensing and pricing modelsFree and open-source software, Mozilla Public License 2.0 Commercial support available
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Community edition limited to 2 nodes and 16 GiB of storage per node available for...
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