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System Properties Comparison Newts vs. PostGIS
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|Name||Newts Xexclude from comparison||PostGIS Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||Time Series DBMS based on Cassandra||Spatial extension of PostgreSQL|
|Primary database model||Time Series DBMS||Spatial DBMS|
|Secondary database models||Relational DBMS|
|Current release||3.3.2, November 2022|
|License Commercial or Open Source||Open Source Apache 2.0||Open Source GPL v2.0|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no|
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|Server operating systems||Linux|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||yes|
|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.||no||yes|
|SQL Support of SQL||no||yes|
|APIs and other access methods||HTTP REST|
|Supported programming languages||Java|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||no||user defined functions|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||Sharding based on Cassandra||yes based on PostgreSQL|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||selectable replication factor based on Cassandra||yes based on PostgreSQL|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Eventual Consistency based on Cassandra|
Immediate Consistency based on Cassandra
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||yes|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||no||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||no||no|
|User concepts Access control||no||yes based on PostgreSQL|
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