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TDengine System Properties

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DescriptionTime Series DBMS and big data platform
Primary database modelTime Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Rank#128  Overall
#9  Time Series DBMS
Technical documentationdocs.tdengine.com
DeveloperTDEngine, previously Taos Data
Initial release2019
Current release3.0, August 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoGPL V3, also commercial editions available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageC
Server operating systemsLinux
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.no
Secondary indexesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLStandard SQL with extensions for time-series applications
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
Supported programming languagesC
JavaScript (Node.js)
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno
Triggersyes, via alarm monitoring
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
User concepts infoAccess controlyes
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Specific characteristics

TDengine™ is a next generation data historian purpose-built for Industry 4.0 and Industrial IoT. It enables real-time data ingestion, storage, analysis, and distribution of petabytes per day, generated by billions of sensors and data collectors. With TDengine making big data affordable and accessible, digital transformation has never been easier.

Competitive advantages
  • High Performance: TDengine is purpose-built for handling massive industrial datasets, and benchmark results show that it delivers higher ingestion, querying, and compression performance than similar products.

  • Built to Scale: TDengine features a distributed cloud native architecture that provides scalability, elasticity, and resilience to meet the needs of datasets of any size, eliminating high cardinality issues while maintaining high performance at any scale.

  • Big Data Without Big Cost: TDengine provides transparent, predictable pricing based on the number of compute resources that you require and simplifies your system with its built-in stream processing, caching, and data subscription.

  • Start in 60 Seconds: With standard SQL support, zero-code integration with a variety of data sources, and connectors for popular programming languages, TDengine makes digital transformation easier than ever.

Typical application scenarios

TDengine is designed for Industrial IoT scenarios, including:

Connectors are available for a variety of industrial data sources such as PI System, OPC, and MQTT.

Market metrics

TDengine has garnered over 21,000 stars on GitHub and is used in over 50 countries worldwide with hundreds of new installations each day.

Licensing and pricing models
  • TDengine OSS is an open source, cloud native time series database. It includes built-in stream processing, caching, and data subscription, forming a simplified solution for time series data.
  • TDengine Enterprise is a next generation data historian for Industry 4.0 and the Industrial IoT. Built on the open source TDengine OSS, it delivers an enterprise-grade feature set tailored to the needs of traditional industries.
  • TDengine Cloud is a fully managed cloud service for industrial big data, providing all features of TDengine Enterprise as a cloud platform.

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