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System Properties Comparison OrientDB vs. QuestDB vs. Stardog vs. TerarkDB vs. VictoriaMetrics

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NameOrientDB  Xexclude from comparisonQuestDB  Xexclude from comparisonStardog  Xexclude from comparisonTerarkDB  Xexclude from comparisonVictoriaMetrics  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMulti-model DBMS (Document, Graph, Key/Value)A high performance open source SQL database for time series dataEnterprise Knowledge Graph platform and graph DBMS with high availability, high performance reasoning, and virtualizationA key-value store forked from RocksDB with advanced compression algorithms. It can be used standalone or as a storage engine for MySQL and MongoDBA fast, cost-effective and scalable Time Series DBMS and monitoring solution
Primary database modelDocument store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Time Series DBMSGraph DBMS
RDF store
Key-value storeTime Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score5.21
Rank#78  Overall
#15  Document stores
#5  Graph DBMS
#12  Key-value stores
Score1.28
Rank#154  Overall
#11  Time Series DBMS
Score1.66
Rank#138  Overall
#10  Graph DBMS
#6  RDF stores
Score0.00
Rank#357  Overall
#56  Key-value stores
Score0.76
Rank#205  Overall
#15  Time Series DBMS
Websiteorientdb.orgquestdb.iowww.stardog.comgithub.com/­Terark/­terarkdbvictoriametrics.com
Technical documentationwww.orientdb.com/­docs/­last/­index.htmlquestdb.io/­docs/­introductiondocs.stardog.comgithub.com/­Terark/­terarkdb/­wikidocs.victoriametrics.com
github.com/­VictoriaMetrics/­VictoriaMetrics/­wiki
DeveloperOrientDB LTD; CallidusCloud; SAPQuestDB LimitedStardog-UnionTerarkVictoriaMetrics
Initial release20102014201020162018
Current release3.1.9, February 20217.3.0, May 2020v1.77, May 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache version 2Open Source infoApache 2.0commercial info60-day fully-featured trial license; 1-year fully-featured non-commercial use license for academics/studentscommercial inforestricted open source version availableOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononono
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Implementation languageJavaJavaJavaC++Go
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java JDK (>= JDK 6)Linux
macOS
Windows
Linux
macOS
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
macOS
OpenBSD
Data schemeschema-free infoSchema can be enforced for whole record ("schema-full") or for some fields only ("schema-hybrid")yes infoschema-free via InfluxDB Line Protocolschema-free and OWL/RDFS-schema supportschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesno
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.nonono infoImport/export of XML data possiblenono
Secondary indexesyesnoyes infosupports real-time indexing in full-text and geospatialno
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query language, no joinsSQL-like query languageYes, compatible with all major SQL variants through dedicated BI/SQL Servernono
APIs and other access methodsTinkerpop technology stack with Blueprints, Gremlin, Pipes
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
HTTP REST
InfluxDB Line Protocol (TCP/UDP)
JDBC
GraphQL query language
HTTP API
Jena RDF API
OWL
RDF4J API
Sesame REST HTTP Protocol
SNARL
SPARQL
Spring Data
Stardog Studio
TinkerPop 3
C++ API
Java API
Graphite protocol
InfluxDB Line Protocol
OpenTSDB
Prometheus Query API
Prometheus Remote Read/Write
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
Clojure
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C infoPostgreSQL driver
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Rust infoover HTTP
.Net
Clojure
Groovy
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresJava, Javascriptnouser defined functions and aggregates, HTTP Server extensions in Javanono
TriggersHooksnoyes infovia event handlersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardinghorizontal partitioning (by timestamps)nonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replicationConfigurable consistency for N replicasMulti-source replication in HA-ClusternoneSynchronous replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno infocould be achieved with distributed queriesnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency in HA-ClusterEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes inforelationship in graphsnoyes inforelationships in graphsnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID for single-table writesACIDnono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infothrough memory mapped filesyesyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles; record level security configurableAccess rights for users and rolesno
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OrientDBQuestDBStardogTerarkDBVictoriaMetrics
Specific characteristicsRelational model with native time series support Column based storage and time partitioned...
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Stardog is an Enterprise Knowledge Graph platform, uniquely combining graph storage...
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High performance, horizontally scalable time series database and monitoring solution...
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Competitive advantagesReal-time data ingestion and istant SQL queries for time series High performance...
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Stardog provides a full featureset to aid in data integration for your complex data....
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Specifically designed for highly loaded workloads Addresses most of the scalability...
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Typical application scenariosApplication metrics Financial market data and algo trading DevOps monitoring Real-time...
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Stardog is frequently used for: Supply chain optimization Operational Risk Digital...
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When the current monitoring solution can't keep up with increasing workload Kubernetes...
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Key customersBosch, NASA, Boehringer Ingelheim, Morgan Stanley, Schneider Electric, FINRA and...
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Grammarly, Wix.com, adidas, Sensedia, Brandwatch, CERN, COLOPL, Razorpay See our...
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Market metricsStardog's technology is based on ground-breaking research by our founders cited 10,000+...
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6k stars and 100+ contributors on GitHub 45M+ downloads Thousands of active users...
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Licensing and pricing modelsApache 2.0.
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You can start for free! A fully-featured license is available for those testing Stardog:...
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VictoriaMetrics comes in three versions: an open source version, an Enterprise version...
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