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System Properties Comparison Solr vs. YugaByte DB

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NameSolr  Xexclude from comparisonYugaByte DB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA widely used enterprise search engine based on Apache LuceneHigh-performance distributed SQL database for global, internet-scale applications
Primary database modelSearch engineRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Wide column store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score57.22
Rank#17  Overall
#3  Search engines
Score0.64
Rank#187  Overall
#90  Relational DBMS
Websitelucene.apache.org/­solrwww.yugabyte.com
Technical documentationlucene.apache.org/­solr/­resources.htmldocs.yugabyte.com
github.com/­YugaByte/­yugabyte-db
DeveloperApache Software FoundationYugaByte
Initial release20042017
Current release8.3.1, December 20191.2, March 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2Open Source infoApache 2.0, enterprise edition available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageJavaC and C++
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java VM and a servlet container inforuns as a servlet in servlet container (e.g. Tomcat, Jetty is included)Linux
OS X
Data schemeyes infoDynamic Fields enables on-the-fly addition of new fieldsdepending on used data model
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes infosupports customizable data types and automatic typingyes
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 indexesyes infoAll search fields are automatically indexedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLno infosupports limited query time joinsyes, PostgreSQL compatible
APIs and other access methodsJava API
RESTful HTTP API
YCQL, an SQL-based flexible-schema API with its roots in Cassandra Query Language
Supported programming languages.Net
Erlang
Java
JavaScript
any language that supports sockets and either XML or JSON
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresJava pluginsno
Triggersyes infoUser configurable commands triggered on index changesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodescloud/distributed (via Zookeeper)
Master-slave replication
selectable replication factor
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency infoslaves poll the master in predefined intervallsImmediate Consistency consistency on writes and tunable consistency on reads
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataoptimistic locking infoSolr 4ACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infobased on RocksDB
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nono
User concepts infoAccess controlyes

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