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Couchbase vs. Riak

Couchbase Riak + Add column
Preference 58% votes 42% votes
Website www.​couchbase.​com docs.​basho.​com
Database model
Data storage
Embeddable Yes No
Query language
Data types
Conditional entry updates Yes No
Map and reduce Yes Yes
Unicode Yes Yes
TTL for entries Yes Yes
Compression Yes Yes
Integrity model
Atomicity No No
Consistency Yes Yes
Isolation Yes Yes
Durability (data storage) Yes Yes
Transactions No No
Referential integrity No No
Revision control No Yes
Locking model No
Secondary Indexes Yes Yes
Composite keys Yes Yes
Full text search Yes Yes
Geospatial Indexes Yes No
Graph support No No
Horizontal scalable Yes Yes
Replication Yes Yes
Replication mode
Sharding Yes No
Shared nothing architecture Yes Yes
Value size max. 20 MB ?
System requirements
Operating system
Native driver
Memory minimum 4 GB 4 GB
Programming language
Description High performance key-value/document store with very flexible, but slow, indexes. High performance key-value/document store.
Multi-user system Yes Yes
Extension/Plug-in Yes ?
Multilingual content Yes ?
Price rating ★★★★★ ?
Software distribution
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes ?
Release Date February 2011 17ᵗʰ August 2009
Documentation level ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
RESTful Yes Yes
Distributed Counter Yes Yes
Free to use Yes Yes
Active Yes Yes
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes
Real time analytics Yes Yes
Community Driven Good Good
Web interface Yes No
Cloud platform support
Online backup Yes Yes
Function Based Index No ?
Key length max 250 ?
Log Yes Yes
Implementation flexibility 50% votes 50% votes
Download www.​couchbase.​com/​download basho.​com/​resources/​downloads/​
Backup functionality Good Good
Query Cache Yes Yes
Ease of use ★★★★★ ★★★★★
In-Place Update Yes Yes
Free for commercial use Yes Yes
Sorts Yes Yes
Tuneable write concerns No Yes
Read preferences Yes Yes
Open Source Yes Yes
Op/s 159 997 ?
Triggers Yes ?
Perfomance ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Cross Domain Testing Yes ?
Materialized Views Yes ?
Spring Data Support Yes ?
Geospatial Yes ?
Server Side Java Script Yes ?
JSON Yes Yes
Flexible Table(Schema) Yes Yes
Geo-distributed Yes Yes
Ajax Yes ?
Max rows in query result 100 000 ?
Re-Reduce Yes Yes
Clustering over WAN Yes ?
Fully Distributed Yes ?
Stored Procedure Yes ?
Auto-Sharding Yes ?
Contributors 4 ?
Near cache Yes ?
In business since 2009 ?
24/7 support Yes ?
Free edition Yes ?
Kafka Integration Yes ?
SQL Queries Yes ?
Multi-statement Transactions No ?
memcached protocol Yes ?
Monitoring UI Yes ?
CLI` Yes ?
Standard compliance ? No
Siblings ? Yes
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