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NameQuestDB  Xexclude from comparisonTrafodion  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA high performance open source SQL database for time series dataTransactional SQL-on-Hadoop DBMS
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
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Score0.64
Rank#215  Overall
#15  Time Series DBMS
Score0.55
Rank#231  Overall
#111  Relational DBMS
Websitequestdb.iotrafodion.apache.org
Technical documentationquestdb.io/­docs/­introductiontrafodion.apache.org
DeveloperQuestDB LimitedApache Software Foundation, originally developed by HP
Initial release20142014
Current release2.3.0, February 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageJavaC++, Java
Server operating systemsLinux
macOS
Windows
Linux
Data schemeyes infoschema-free via InfluxDB Line Protocolyes
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.nono
Secondary indexesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languageyes
APIs and other access methodsHTTP REST
InfluxDB Line Protocol (TCP/UDP)
JDBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC infoPostgreSQL driver
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Rust infoover HTTP
All languages supporting JDBC/ODBC/ADO.Net
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoJava Stored Procedures
Triggersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioning (by timestamps)Sharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesConfigurable consistency for N replicasyes, via HBase
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes infovia user defined functions and HBase
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID for single-table writesACID
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 infothrough memory mapped filesno
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
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QuestDBTrafodion
Specific characteristicsRelational model with native time series support Column based storage and time partitioned...
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Competitive advantagesReal-time data ingestion and istant SQL queries for time series High performance...
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Typical application scenariosApplication metrics Financial market data and algo trading DevOps monitoring Real-time...
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Licensing and pricing modelsApache 2.0.
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News

QuestDB 6.0.4 July release, Prometheus metrics support
16 July 2021

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16 June 2021

How we achieved write speeds of 1.4 million rows per second
10 May 2021

QuestDB version 6.0 alpha
20 April 2021

QuestDB release January 2021
5 February 2021

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