Apache AsterixDB is an open source Big Data Management System (BDMS).

Feature Overview


Data feeds

Process incoming live data, and store it- seamlessly.

Scalable runtime

AsterixDB is built on Hyracks, a parallel dataflow engine scale tested on hundreds of nodes.

External data

Query and index your data in HDFS alongside data stored in AsterixDB.

Semi-structured data model

Give your data as much or as little schema as you want, in one system.

Log-structured storage

AsterixDB uses state of the art indexing techniques to support high speed data ingestion.

Rich datatypes

AsterixDB extends JSON datatypes with support for spatial and temporal data.

Getting Started


Community and Support

If you have any questions, please feel free to ask on our users mailing list, which you can subscribe to by sending an empty email to users-subscribe. Check out the Community page for more details.

If you would like to know more about how to contribute to AsterixDB or any of its related components, head on over to the Contributing page to learn more.