Difference between Transbase and Weaviate

1. Transbase :
It is a resource-optimized, high-performance, universally applicable RDBMS, developed and maintained by Transaction Software GmbH, Munich. It is a relational database management system that supports all important functions of the SQL standard. The database of Transbase is extensible via additional functions and custom data types also provide parallel execution of queries via dynamic multithreading technology.

2. Weaviate :
It is an open-source GraphQL-based Smart Graph with the core features: semantic search, automatic classification, and knowledge representation. The primary database model is the Search Engine and the secondary database model is Graph DBMS. It allows our data to represent in a large graph format based on the GraphQL query language. It is a search graph based on a graph embedding mechanism called the Contextionary.


Difference between Transbase and Weaviate :

S.No. Transbase Weaviate
1. It was developed by Transaction Software GmbH and initially released in 1987. It was developed by SeMI Technologies B.V. and initially released in 2017.
2. Current release was in September 2019. Current release was in January 2020.
3. FreeBSD, Linux, macOS, Solaris, Windows, are the server, operating systems of Transbase. No such server operating systems in Weaviate.
4. Primary database model is Relational DBMS. Primary database model is Search Engine.
5. There is an absence of secondary database model in Transbase. Secondary database model of Weaviate is Graph DBMS.
6. Supports C, C#, C++, Java, JavaScript, Kotlin, Objective-C, PHP and Python programming languages in Transbase. No such supported programming languages in Weaviate.
7. ADO.NET, JDBC, ODBC, Proprietary native API are the APIs and other access methods of Transbase. GraphQL query language and RESTful HTTP/JSON API are the APIs and other access methods of Weaviate.
8. Transbase has data schema. Weaviate data scheme is based on maps to GraphQL interface.
9. Implementation languages of Transbase are C and C++. Implementation language of Weaviate is Go.
10. Transbase has transaction concepts. There is an absence of transaction concepts in Weaviate.
11. Replication method of Transbase is Master-Slave Replication. Replication methods of Weaviate are Master-Master Replication and Master-Slave Replication.
12. Transbase holds Immediate Consistency concept. Weaviate holds Eventual Consistency concept.
13. Transbase supports the concept of Foreign keys. Weaviate does not support the concept of Foreign keys.

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