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System Properties Comparison Percona Server for MySQL vs. TimescaleDB vs. Trafodion
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|Name||Percona Server for MySQL Xexclude from comparison||TimescaleDB Xexclude from comparison||Trafodion Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||Enhanced drop-in replacement for MySQL based on XtraDB or TokuDB storage engines with improved performance and additional diagnostic and management features.||A time series DBMS optimized for fast ingest and complex queries, based on PostgreSQL||Transactional SQL-on-Hadoop DBMS|
|Primary database model||Relational DBMS||Time Series DBMS||Relational DBMS|
|Secondary database models||Relational DBMS|
|Developer||Percona||Timescale||Apache Software Foundation, originally developed by HP|
|Current release||8.0.28-20, 2022||2.6.0, February 2022||2.3.0, February 2019|
|License Commercial or Open Source||Open Source GPL version 2||Open Source Apache 2.0||Open Source Apache 2.0|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no||no|
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|Implementation language||C and C++||C||C++, Java|
|Server operating systems||Linux||Linux|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||numerics, strings, booleans, arrays, JSON blobs, geospatial dimensions, currencies, binary data, other complex data types||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.||yes||yes||no|
|SQL Support of SQL||yes||yes full PostgreSQL SQL syntax||yes|
|APIs and other access methods||ADO.NET|
native C library
streaming API for large objects
|Supported programming languages||Ada|
|All languages supporting JDBC/ODBC/ADO.Net|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||yes||user defined functions, PL/pgSQL, PL/Tcl, PL/Perl, PL/Python, PL/Java, PL/PHP, PL/R, PL/Ruby, PL/Scheme, PL/Unix shell||Java Stored Procedures|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||yes, across time and space (hash partitioning) attributes||Sharding|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||Multi-source replication|
|Source-replica replication with hot standby and reads on replicas||yes, via HBase|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no||yes via user defined functions and HBase|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||yes||yes||yes|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||ACID||ACID||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||yes||no||no|
|User concepts Access control||Users with fine-grained authorization concept no user groups or roles||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard|
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|Percona Server for MySQL||TimescaleDB||Trafodion|
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