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System Properties Comparison Percona Server for MongoDB vs. Redis vs. RRDtool

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NamePercona Server for MongoDB  Xexclude from comparisonRedis  Xexclude from comparisonRRDtool  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA drop-in replacement for MongoDB Community Edition with enterprise-grade features.In-memory data structure store, used as database, cache and message broker infoRedis focuses on performance so most of its design decisions prioritize high performance and very low latencies.Industry standard data logging and graphing tool for time series data. RRD is an acronym for round-robin database. infoThe data is stored in a circular buffer, thus the system storage footprint remains constant over time.
Primary database modelDocument storeKey-value store infoMultiple data types and a rich set of operations, as well as configurable data expiration, eviction and persistenceTime Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store infowith Redis Modules
Graph DBMS infowith Redis Modules
Search engine infowith Redis Modules
Time Series DBMS infowith Redis Modules
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.53
Rank#203  Overall
#30  Document stores
Score145.24
Rank#8  Overall
#1  Key-value stores
Score2.90
Rank#91  Overall
#5  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.percona.com/­software/­mongo-database/­percona-server-for-mongodbredis.iooss.oetiker.ch/­rrdtool
Technical documentationwww.percona.com/­doc/­percona-server-for-mongodb/­LATEST/­index.htmlredis.io/­documentationoss.oetiker.ch/­rrdtool/­doc
DeveloperPerconaSalvatore Sanfilippo infoDevelopment sponsored by Redis LabsTobias Oetiker
Initial release201520091999
Current release3.4.10-2.10, November 20175.0.6, September 20191.7.2, May 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoGPL Version 2Open Source infoBSD 3-Clause, commercial license availableOpen Source infoGPL V2 and FLOSS
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageC++CC infoImplementations in Java (e.g. RRD4J) and C# available
Server operating systemsLinuxBSD
Linux
OS X
Windows infoported and maintained by Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.
HP-UX
Linux
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyespartial infoSupported data types are strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets, bit arrays, hyperloglogs and geospatial indexesNumeric data only
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 infoExporting into and restoring from XML files possible
Secondary indexesyesyes infowith RediSearch moduleno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonono
APIs and other access methodsproprietary protocol using JSONproprietary protocol infoRESP - REdis Serialization Protocolin-process shared library
Pipes
Supported programming languagesActionscript
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
C
C#
C++
Clojure
Crystal
D
Dart
Elixir
Erlang
Fancy
Go
Haskell
Haxe
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Objective-C
OCaml
Pascal
Perl
PHP
Prolog
Pure Data
Python
R
Rebol
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Scheme
Smalltalk
Swift
Tcl
Visual Basic
C infowith librrd library
C# infowith a different implementation of RRDTool
Java infowith a different implementation of RRDTool
JavaScript (Node.js) infowith a different implementation of RRDTool
Lua
Perl
PHP infowith a wrapper library
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresJavaScriptLuano
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replicationMaster-slave replication infoChained replication is supported
Multi-master replication infowith Redis Enterprise Pack
none
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Eventual Consistency
Strong eventual consistency with CRDTs
none
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoOptimistic locking, atomic execution of commands blocks and scriptsno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoData access is serialized by the serveryes infoby using the rrdcached daemon
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoConfigurable mechanisms for persistency via snapshots and/or operations logsyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infovia In-Memory Engineyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesSimple password-based access control infoAccess control lists and SSL are available in the commercial versionno
More information provided by the system vendor
Percona Server for MongoDBRedisRRDtool
Specific characteristics100% drop in replacement for MongoDB Provides enterprise-grade features in an open...
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Redis, benchmarked as the world's fastest database, reduces application complexity,...
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Competitive advantagesEncrypted WiredTiger storage engine provides data at rest encryption SASL authentication...
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Redis is an in-memory database platform offering native support of wide range of...
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Typical application scenariosUnstructured data models Internet of Things applications Meeting requirements for...
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Redis powers personalization, real-time fraud detection, IoT, e-commerce, real-time...
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Key customersSB Tech Moz Meu Patrocinio Passportal See more Percona customers .
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Verizon, Vodafone, Atlassian, Trip Advisor, Jet.com, Nokia, Samsung, HTC, Docker,...
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Market metricsOver 385,000 downloads 800+ customers. Awarded Bronze StevieĀ® Award winner for "New...
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Licensing and pricing modelsOpen source and 100% free of fees and license agreements
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The licensing model is subscription based. Redis Enterprise Cloud is priced according...
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