Difference between Elasticsearch and MariaDB

1. Elasticsearch :
Elasticsearch is a distributed search and analytics engine.It is open source and can be used for all types of data.It is implemented in Java programming language and supports all operating systems having java virtual machines (J.V.M).It is the main component of Elastic Stack, which is a open source application for data analysis and visualization. It has high scalability and the speed of performing a action is also high which makes it a easy and fast tool for data analysis, processing and visualization.

2. Maria DB :
Maria DB is an enhanced version of MySQL which was made by the original developers of MySQL to increase the functionality. Maria DB is an open source software. It is used worldwide because of its speed and its robust nature. It was developed by Maria DB enterprise in 2009. It is secure and has a inbuilt database firewall also. It is a relational database which has a SQL interface from which we can access data.

Difference between Elasticsearch and MariaDB :

S.NO. Elasticsearch Maria DB
1. Elasticsearch is a search and analytics engine based on Apache Lucene. MariaDB is a relational database management system.
2. The secondary database model is a document storage. The secondary database model is document store and graph DBMS in MariaDB.
3. It has no concept of transactions. It has concept of transactions satisfying ACID properties.
4. It was developed by ELASTIC in 2010. It was developed by MariaDB Corporation Ab (MariaDB Enterprise), MariaDB Foundation (community MariaDB Server) in 2009.
5. It does not have XML support. It has XML support.
6. It involves eventual consistency. It involves immediate consistency.
7. It is implemented in java. It is implemented in C and C++ languages.
8. It has Java API, RESTful HTTP/JSON API. It has proprietary native API, ADO.NET, JDBC AND ODBC.
9. It is considered high than MariaDB in terms of ranking. It is considered less than Elasticsearch in terms of ranking.
10. It accepts all operating systems having J.V.M. It supports LINUX, FreeBSD, Solaris, Windows.

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