OrientDB Manual 1.7.8


OrientDB Manual - version 1.7.8

Welcome to OrientDB - the first Multi-Model Open Source NoSQL DBMS that brings together the power of graphs and the flexibility of documents into one scalable, high-performance operational database. OrientDB is sponsored by Orient Technologies, LTD.

OrientDB has features of both Document and Graph DBMSs. Written in Java and designed to be exceptionally fast: it can store up to 150,000 records per second on common hardware. Not only can it embed documents like any other Document database, but it manages relationships like Graph Databases with direct connections among records. You can traverse parts of or entire trees and graphs of records in a few milliseconds.

OrientDB supports schema-less, schema-full and schema-mixed modes and it has a strong security profiling system based on users and roles. Thanks to the SQL layer, OrientDB query language is straightforward and easy to use, especially for those skilled in the relational DBMS world.

To learn some key advantages of using OrientDB, take a look at Why OrientDB?

Is OrientDB really FREE?

OrientDB is free for any use including commercial with its Apache 2 Open Source License.

Orient Technologies, the company behind OrientDB, offers optional Professional Services such as Developer and Production Support, Training and Consultancy with transparent and competitive pricing. These options are available to ensure you’re maximizing OrientDB’s capabilities for your particular needs and use case.

OrientDB Community

Start learning about OrientDB with the OrientDB Manual. For any questions, visit the OrientDB Community Group. Need help? Go to Online Support. Do you want to hear about OrientDB at a conference or meetup? Take a look at Events.

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