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DBMS > Riak KV vs. Rockset vs. STSdb

System Properties Comparison Riak KV vs. Rockset vs. STSdb

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NameRiak KV  Xexclude from comparisonRockset  Xexclude from comparisonSTSdb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionDistributed, fault tolerant key-value storeA scalable, reliable search and analytics service in the cloud, built on RocksDBKey-Value Store with special method for indexing infooptimized for high performance using a special indexing method
Primary database modelKey-value store infowith links between data sets and object tags for the creation of secondary indexesDocument storeKey-value store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
Search engine
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Score5.67
Rank#57  Overall
#9  Key-value stores
Score0.30
Rank#237  Overall
#34  Document stores
Score0.09
Rank#291  Overall
#48  Key-value stores
Websitebasho.com/­products/­riak-kvrockset.comstssoft.com/­products/­stsdb-4-0
Technical documentationdocs.rockset.com/­overview
DeveloperBasho TechnologiesRocksetSTS Soft SC
Initial release200920192011
Current release2.1.0, April 2015
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache version 2, commercial enterprise editioncommercialOpen Source infoGPLv2, commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesno
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Implementation languageErlangC++C#
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
hostedWindows
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenodynamic typingyes infoprimitive types and user defined types (classes)
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 infoingestion from XML files supported
Secondary indexesrestrictedall fields are automatically indexedno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoRead-only SQL queries, including JOINsno
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API
Native Erlang Interface
HTTP REST.NET Client API
Supported programming languagesC infounofficial client library
C#
C++ infounofficial client library
Clojure infounofficial client library
Dart infounofficial client library
Erlang
Go infounofficial client library
Groovy infounofficial client library
Haskell infounofficial client library
Java
JavaScript infounofficial client library
Lisp infounofficial client library
Perl infounofficial client library
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala infounofficial client library
Smalltalk infounofficial client library
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C#
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresJavaScript and Erlangnono
Triggersyes infopre-commit hooks and post-commit hooksnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infono "single point of failure"Automatic shardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factoryesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno infolinks between data sets can be storednono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnoAccess rights for users and organizations can be defined via Rockset consoleno

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