Difference between Aerospike and Alibaba Cloud Table Store

1. Aerospike :
The Aerospike is a flash-optimized in-memory open-source NoSQL database named after the name of the eponymous company that produces it. It’s a key-value data store designed to deliver sub-millisecond response time for real-time big data applications. The three main components of Aerospike are Aerospike Database Server, Aerospike Smart Clients and Aerospike Management Console.

2. Alibaba Cloud Table Store :
The Alibaba Cloud Table Store is a fully managed Wide Column Store for large quantities of semi-structured data with real-time access. It is a NoSQL database service that uses a variety of data models. Tablestore was developed by Alibaba Cloud and can store a large amount of structured data. It is used for efficient query and data analysing.


Difference between Aerospike and Alibaba Cloud Table Store :

S.NO. AEROSPIKE Alibaba Cloud Table Store
1. It was developed by Aerospike in 2012. It was developed by Alibaba in 2016.
2. It is a flash-optimized in-memory NoSQL database. It is a fully managed Wide Column Store for large quantities of semi-structured data with real-time access.
3. The license of Aerospike is open-source. The license of Alibaba Cloud Table Store is commercial.
4. Server operating systems for Aerospike is Linux. In Alibaba Cloud Table Store there are Hosted server operating systems.
5. It is not available as a cloud service. It is available as a cloud service.
6. It has user defined functions for Server-side scripting with Lua. It does not support the Server-side scripting.
7. Supported partitioning method is Sharding. Supported partitioning method is Sharding.
8. It does not support SQL query language. It also does not support SQL query language.
9. It supports only one replication methods : Selectable Replication Factor. It also supports replication methods.
10. Aerospike does not provide the concept of Referential Integrity. Hence, no Foreign Keys. Table Store also does not provide the concept of Referential Integrity. Hence, no Foreign Keys.
11. It supports in-memory capabilities. It does not support in-memory capabilities.
12. It offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods. It does not offer any API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods.
13. It only supports atomic execution of operations. It only supports atomic single-row operations.
14. It’s primary database model is Key-Value Store. It’s primary database model is Wide column Store.

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