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Splunk System Properties

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NameSplunk
DescriptionAnalytics Platform for Big Data
Primary database modelSearch engine
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score62.57
Rank#16  Overall
#3  Search engines
Websitewww.splunk.com
Technical documentationdocs.splunk.com/­Documentation/­Splunk
DeveloperSplunk Inc.
Initial release2003
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infoLimited free edition and free developer edition available
Cloud-based infoOnly available as a cloud serviceno
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes
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.yes
Secondary indexesyes
SQL infoSupport of (almost entire) SQL standard (DML, DDL and DCL statements)no infoSplunk Search Processing Language
APIs and other access methodsHTTP REST
Supported programming languagesC#
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes
Triggersyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-master replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infoA 'Transaction' in Splunk has a different meaning: grouping related events into a single one for later searching
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.no
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles

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