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System Cassandra (Datastax) Azure Cosmos DB
 Version 2.1 NA
 Drawbacks Paid Version, License Fees, Support Fees 1.Most often compared with MongoDB. Unlike Mongo DB does not support joins 2.Managed Database which can be used only within Azure/Microsoft framework
 Advantages DB Failover capability, Enterprise support available NA
 Website www.datastax.com www.azure.microsoft.com/­services/­cosmos-db
 XML Support Not Available.Generally not available in NOSQL DB. Well known RDBMS have this feature no
 Name Cassandra (Datastax) Azure Cosmos DB
 Languages Supported C C# C++ Java Node.js PHP Python Ruby .net, C#, Javascript
 JSON Support yes yes
 Brief description DataStax was built on the open source NoSQL database Apache Cassandra. Cassandra was initially developed internally at Facebook to handle large data sets across multiple servers. It was released as an Apache open source project in 2008 1.Globally distributed, horizontally scalable, multi-model database service 2.Earlier called Azure Document DB. Skype, Xbox uses this DB, Office, Active Directory and MSC (all Microsoft products)
 Database Model Primarily a NoSQL database Key Value DB
 Technical Documentation docs.datastax.com docs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­cosmos-db
 License Commercial commercial on azure cloud.
 Cloud-based / SaaS Virtual Machine Images available in AWS and Azure Marketplace. Available as a Hybrid Cloud SaaS Option - NA Azure Cloud based
 Implementation Language C,C++ NA
 Operating System Supported Linux, OS X, Linux , OS X, Windows
 Options for Integration / Access API CQL (Cassandra Query Language is like SQL) Gremlin Rest API , MongoDB drivers
 Consistency Highly Consistent Eventual consistency
 Foreign Keys No No
 Streaming Support Yes No
 Analytics Support One of the core features is to build timeseries apps NA
 Data Storage Schema Key Value Column Family NoSQL DB Multi Model Database
 Notable Users Samsung Smartthings, ING Vysya , Safeway --
 Key Differentiator Graph DB built natively on top of the core NoSQL Column Store. Graph and NoSQL component share the same core. Enterprise version of Cassandra supports HighAvailability (HA) --
 Concurrency Yes --
 Partitioning Yes --
 Replication Yes --
 Secondary Indexes Yes --
 SchemaLess Yes --
 SQL Query No, but CQL is similar to SQL --