Aerospike is an enterprise-class, NoSQL database solution for real-time operational applications that delivers predictable performance at scale, superior uptime, and high availability at the lowest Total Cost of Ownership compared to first-generation NoSQL and relational databases. You can find a comparison of products in the following product matrix.
We currently offer two versions of our database software: the open source Aerospike Community Edition and the Aerospike Enterprise Edition. The Enterprise Edition includes all the features of the Community Edition, plus many premium features. It also includes access to tested and certified builds, hot patches and 24×7×365 Enterprise Support. The Enterprise Edition is available via our Quick Start Program.
Both the Community Edition and the Enterprise Edition include tools and packages to help developers build modern applications with ease. Whether you are migrating from another database or from the Community Edition to the Enterprise Edition, Aerospike will be there to help. Please view our product matrix below to select the product that’s right for your needs:
|FEATURES / PRODUCTS||ENTERPRISE||QUICK START||COMMUNITY|
|Aerospike Server Version||Enterprise Edition||Enterprise Edition||Community Edition|
|Aerospike Server License Type||Commercial License||Quick Start License(Limited Time Period)||AGPL|
|Aerospike Client License Type||Apache v2||Apache v2||Apache v2|
|Binaries||Tested & Verified||Available||Available|
|Enterprise Production Support|
|Hot Patch Availability|
|Geospatial Indexing & Storage|
|User-Defined Functions (UDFs)|
|Backup & Restore|
|Aerospike Management Console (AMC): Basic Monitoring|
|Aerospike Management Console (AMC): Advanced Monitoring|
|Cross Datacenter Replication (XDR)|
|Strong Consistency 1|
|TLS Transport Encryption|
|Transactions or Queries per Second, max||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited|
|Namespaces, max 2||32||32||2|
|Objects per Namespace per Node, max 2||32 Billion||32 Billion||4 Billion|
|Cost of Development Servers||Free||Free||Free|
|Subscriptions||Licensed by volume of unique datamanaged and active production clusters||Licensed by volume of unique datamanaged and active production clusters||Free|
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Aerospike is a revolutionary next-generation NoSQL database. Open source allows developers and users to examine the core Aerospike code, propose improvements, begin coding with Aerospike APIs with a minimum of friction, and even put Aerospike in production to gauge its predictable performance and scale. The Aerospike Community Edition is released under AGPL, and new builds of Aerospike Community Edition are made available periodically.
The Aerospike server code is available under the Free Software Foundation’s GNU AGPL v3.0 (AGPL) to protect the long-term interests of the community. This license lets you use the code freely, but requires modifications to the server code to be contributed back to the community. To have your contribution accepted by Aerospike – which ensures long-term support and testing of changes – you must execute our Contributor License Agreement (CLA).
The Aerospike client code provides smart drivers for a wide variety of languages. The client drivers are available under the Apache 2 license. This license gives you complete flexibility to use and modify the code with no restrictions whatsoever, and redistribute these drivers with your code if necessary. The Aerospike server code is available under the Free Software Foundation’s GNU AGPL v3.0 (AGPL) to protect the long-term interests of the community. This license lets you use the code freely, but requires modifications to the server code to be contributed back to the community.
The Aerospike Enterprise Edition comes with access to 24×7×365 production support and Aerospike experts, tested deployment planning, performance health checks, and tune-ups. Aerospike Enterprise Edition customers also receive tested and certified binaries as well as hot patches to ensure non-stop operations. In addition, the Enterprise Edition comes with a series of enterprise-class features such as Cross Datacenter Replication™ (XDR), Fast Restart, Rapid Rebalance, and Security.