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NameRocksDB
DescriptionEmbeddable persistent key-value store optimized for fast storage (flash and RAM)
Database modelKey-value store
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Score1.23
Rank#112  Overall
#19  Key-value stores
Websiterocksdb.org
DeveloperFacebook, Inc.
Initial release2013
Current release5.5.1, July 2017
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSD
Cloud-based infoOnly available as a cloud serviceno
Implementation languageC++
Data schemeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateno
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.no
Secondary indexesno
SQL infoSupport of (almost entire) SQL standard (DML, DDL and DCL statements)no
APIs and other access methodsC++ API
Java API
Supported programming languagesC++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno
Triggersno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlno

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