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System Properties Comparison Neo4j vs. Percona Server for MongoDB

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NameNeo4j  Xexclude from comparisonPercona Server for MongoDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOpen source graph databaseA drop-in replacement for MongoDB Community Edition with enterprise-grade features.
Primary database modelGraph DBMSDocument store
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Score48.22
Rank#22  Overall
#1  Graph DBMS
Score0.53
Rank#196  Overall
#27  Document stores
Websiteneo4j.comwww.percona.com/­software/­mongo-database/­percona-server-for-mongodb
Technical documentationneo4j.com/­docswww.percona.com/­doc/­percona-server-for-mongodb/­LATEST/­index.html
DeveloperNeo4j, Inc.Percona
Initial release20072015
Current release3.5.8, July 20193.4.10-2.10, November 2017
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoGPL version3, commercial licenses availableOpen Source infoGPL Version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageJava, ScalaC++
Server operating systemsLinux infoCan also be used server-less as embedded Java database.
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Data schemeschema-free and schema-optionalschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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 indexesyes infopluggable indexing subsystem, by default Apache Luceneyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnono
APIs and other access methodsBolt protocol
Cypher query language
Java API
Neo4j-OGM infoObject Graph Mapper
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data Neo4j
TinkerPop 3
proprietary protocol using JSON
Supported programming languages.Net
Clojure
Elixir
Go
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
Actionscript
C
C#
C++
Clojure
ColdFusion
D
Dart
Delphi
Erlang
Go
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Perl
PHP
PowerShell
Prolog
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Smalltalk
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infoUser defined Procedures and FunctionsJavaScript
Triggersyes infovia event handlerno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesCausal Clustering using Raft protocol infoavailable in in Enterprise Version onlyMaster-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemCausal and Eventual Consistency configurable in Causal Cluster setup
Immediate Consistency in stand-alone mode
Eventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes infoRelationships in graphsno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infovia In-Memory Engine
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers, roles and permissions. Pluggable authentication with supported standards (LDAP, Active Directory, Kerberos)Access rights for users and roles
More information provided by the system vendor
Neo4jPercona Server for MongoDB
Specific characteristicsNeo4j is a native graph database platform that is built to store, query, analyze...
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100% drop in replacement for MongoDB Provides enterprise-grade features in an open...
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Competitive advantagesNeo4j database is the only transactional database that combines everything you need...
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Encrypted WiredTiger storage engine provides data at rest encryption SASL authentication...
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Typical application scenariosReal-Time Recommendations Master Data Management Identity and Access Management Network...
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Unstructured data models Internet of Things applications Meeting requirements for...
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Key customersOver 300 commercial customers and over 750 startups use Neo4j. Flagship customers...
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SB Tech Moz Meu Patrocinio Passportal See more Percona customers .
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Market metricsNeo4j boasts the world's largest graph database ecosystem with more than a 15 million...
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Over 385,000 downloads 800+ customers. Awarded Bronze Stevie® Award winner for "New...
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Licensing and pricing modelsGPL v3 license that can be used all the places where you might use MySQL. Neo4j Commercial...
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Open source and 100% free of fees and license agreements
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