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NameMonetDB  Xexclude from comparisonTrafodion  Xexclude from comparisonTransbase  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA relational database management system that stores data in columnsTransactional SQL-on-Hadoop DBMSA resource-optimized, high-performance, universally applicable RDBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
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Score2.00
Rank#124  Overall
#62  Relational DBMS
Score0.51
Rank#227  Overall
#110  Relational DBMS
Score0.28
Rank#260  Overall
#120  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.monetdb.orgtrafodion.apache.orgwww.transaction.de/­en/­solutions/­transbase-resource-optimized-high-performance-database
Technical documentationwww.monetdb.org/­Documentationtrafodion.apache.orgwww.transaction.de/­en/­transbase-inside
DeveloperMonetDB BVApache Software Foundation, originally developed by HPTransaction Software GmbH
Initial release200420141987
Current releaseOct2020-SP1, November 20202.3.0, February 2019Transbase 8.4, September 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMozilla Public License 2.0Open Source infoApache 2.0commercial infofree development license
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
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Implementation languageCC++, JavaC and C++
Server operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
LinuxFreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesyesyes
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 indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infoSQL 2003 with some extensionsyesyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
native C library infoMAPI library (MonetDB application programming interface)
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
All languages supporting JDBC/ODBC/ADO.NetC
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
Kotlin
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes, in SQL, C, RJava Stored Proceduresyes
Triggersyesnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding via remote tablesSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnone infoSource-replica replication available in experimental statusyes, via HBaseSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes infovia user defined functions and HBaseno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nono
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
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MonetDBTrafodionTransbase
Specific characteristicsColumn-store In-memory optimized GeoSpatial support JSON document support
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The resource-optimized high-performance database system Transbase® impresses with...
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Competitive advantagesScalable architecture - vertical data organization and in-memory optimization guarantee...
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Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT) are placing new demands on database management...
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Typical application scenariosAnalytical database, Data warehouse, OLAP Data mining Scientific database
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In following areas we created solutions based on Transbase®, C-chain and SecureBase:...
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Key customersNumascale , Spinque , SecurActive , CHS , NOZHUP
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Together successful through Co-Operation: The successful business principles of the...
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Licensing and pricing modelsFree and open-source software, Mozilla Public License 2.0 Commercial support available
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You will receive the Transbase® full version as a Subscription with a term of one...
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