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System Properties Comparison MongoDB vs. Oracle NoSQL

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NameMongoDB  Xexclude from comparisonOracle NoSQL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOne of the most popular document storesKey-value store based on Berkeley DB Java Edition
Primary database modelDocument storeKey-value store
Secondary database modelsKey-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score350.33
Rank#5  Overall
#1  Document stores
Score2.36
Rank#85  Overall
#14  Key-value stores
Websitewww.mongodb.comwww.oracle.com/­database/­nosql/­index.html
Technical documentationdocs.mongodb.com/­manualdocs.oracle.com/­cd/­NOSQL/­index.html
DeveloperMongoDB, IncOracle
Initial release20092011
Current release4.0.0, June 201818.1, April 2018
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoAGPL version 3, commercial license availableOpen Source infoApache V2 for Community Edition, proprietary license for Enterprise Edition
Cloud-based infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
Implementation languageC++Java
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Solaris SPARC/x86
Data schemeschema-free infoAlthough schema-free, documents of the same collection often follow the same structureschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes infostring, integer, double, boolean, date, object_idno
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.no
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like DML and DDL statements
APIs and other access methodsproprietary protocol using JSONRESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesActionscript infoinofficial driver
C
C#
C++
Clojure infoinofficial driver
ColdFusion infoinofficial driver
D infoinofficial driver
Dart infoinofficial driver
Delphi infoinofficial driver
Erlang
Go infoinofficial driver
Groovy infoinofficial driver
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp infoinofficial driver
Lua infoinofficial driver
MatLab infoinofficial driver
Perl
PHP
PowerShell infoinofficial driver
Prolog infoinofficial driver
Python
R infoinofficial driver
Ruby
Scala
Smalltalk infoinofficial driver
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresJavaScriptno
Triggersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replicationElectable Master-Slave per shard
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyeswith Hadoop integration
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be individually decided for each write operation
Eventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infodepending on configuration
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno infotypically not used, however similar functionality with DBRef possibleno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoatomic operations within a single document possibleconfigurable infoACID within a storage node (=shard)
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infooptionalyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infoIn-memory storage engine introduced with MongoDB version 3.2yes infooff heap cache
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesAccess rights for users and roles
More information provided by the system vendor
MongoDBOracle NoSQL
Specific characteristicsMongoDB is the next-generation database that helps businesses transform their industries...
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Oracle NoSQL Database is a scalable , distributed NoSQL database, designed to provide...
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Competitive advantagesBy offering the best of traditional databases as well as the flexibility, scale,...
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Data can be modeled as relational-database-style tables, JSON documents, RDF Triples...
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Typical application scenariosInternet of Things (Bosch, Silver Spring Networks) Mobile (The Weather Channel, ADP,...
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Internet of Things where large volume of data needs to be stored and processed very...
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Key customersADP, Adobe, AstraZeneca, BBVA, Bosch, Cisco, CERN, Department of Veteran Affairs,...
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Large credit card company Airbus NTT Docomo Global rewards company
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Market metrics20 million downloads (growing at thousands downloads per day). 2,000+ customers including...
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Oracle NoSQL Database is used by hundreds of companies around the world. Oracle NoSQL...
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Licensing and pricing modelsMongoDB database server: Free Software Foundation’s GNU AGPL v3.0. Commercial licenses...
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Oracle NoSQL Database Enterprise Edition can be purchased under the Oracle Commercial...
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3rd party products and services
3rd partiesStudio 3T: The world's favorite IDE for working with MongoDB
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CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
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Dremio: Analyze your data with standard SQL and any BI tool. Accelerate your queries up to 1,000x.
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Progress DataDirect: Data connectivity across standard SQL and REST
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DBHawk: Powerful web-based MongoDB GUI. Connect securely to on-premise MongoDB or MongoDB on the Cloud, Atlas or mLab.
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ScaleGrid: Deploy, monitor, backup and scale MongoDB in the cloud with the #1 Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) platform.
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