MarkLogic Server is a document-oriented NoSQL DBMS that can perform complex queries and queries on multiple types of data, including documents, relationships, and metadata.
MarkLogic Server provides features such as ACID (atomicity, consistency, isolation, and durability) transactions, automatic failover, and data security.
Features of MarkLogic
Main features of MarkLogic 8:
Bi-temporal data, which helps reduce risks through timestamping and document history to identify changes.
Semantics, which allows users to perform searches that establish relationships between billions of documents and data; triple indexing allows intelligent search.
Main components of MarkLogic Server 8:
Search & Query, which allows users to search billions of text documents with response times of less than one second. Search indexes analyze metadata and relational data within a document and set up automatic alerts.
Semantics, which consists of discovering and understanding the relationships between data through semantic triplets : subject / verb / object.
A flexible data model that lowers the cost of modeling computer data with MarkLogic’s design-free design.
Samplestack, which leverages MarkLogic’s core concepts and practices to shorten the turnaround time.
Application Builder, which allows you to develop search applications without writing code.
MarkLogic Server comes in four editions:
Global Enterprise , designed for large distributed applications around the world
Essential Enterprise , for enterprise-class, information-rich enterprise deployments This release does not include XA transactions, geospatial support, or tiered storage options.
Essential Enterprise: AWS , the Essential Enterprise Edition Cloud Option on Amazon Web Services
Developer , the free edition of MarkLogic Server for application development
Supported operating systems
MarkLogic 8 supports the following operating systems:
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (x64)
Windows 7 and 8 64-bit (x64) (development only)
Oracle Solaris 10 (x64)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 (x64) (also supported in a VMware ESXi 5.0 environment)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (x64)
CentOS 5 and 6 (x64)
Amazon Linux 2013.03 (x64)
Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 or 10.8 (development only)
Licenses and tariffs
The NoSQL MarkLogic Server DBMS is licensed and supported by a global support team of engineers. Since the product is sold directly by the vendor, the support cost depends on the deployment. MarkLogic offers a developer license to download and use for free.
The MarkLogic Server APIs are open-source; several other open-source projects are available via GitHub.
MarkLogic Server is available starting at $ 0.99 per hour for the AWS license. Perpetual licenses start at $ 32,000.