ArangoDB is a scalable open-source multi-model database natively supporting graph, document and search. All supported data models & access patterns can be comnbined in queries allowing for maximal flexibility. ArangoDB runs on prem, in the cloud – anywhere.
Oasis is the simplest way to run ArangoDB. Users can make deployments on all major cloud providers in many regions. Test ArangoDBs Cloud Service Oasis for free.
For the impatient:
Start the ArangoDB Docker container
docker run -e ARANGOROOTPASSWORD=test123 -p 8529:8529 -d arangodb/arangodb
Alternatively, download and install ArangoDB. Start the server
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Here is an AQL query that makes use of all those features:
Joins and transactions are key features for flexible, secure data designs, widely used in relational databases but lacking in many NoSQL products. However, there is no need to forgo them in ArangoDB. You decide how and when to use joins and strong consistency guarantees, without sacrificing performance and scalability.
Other features of ArangoDB include:
For more in-depth information read the design goals of ArangoDB
Packages for all supported platforms can be downloaded from https://www.arangodb.com/download.
Please also check what's new in ArangoDB.
See our documentation for detailed installation & compilation instructions.
We really appreciate feature requests and bug reports. Please use our Github issue tracker for reporting them:
You can use our Google group for improvements, feature requests, comments:
StackOverflow is great for questions about AQL, usage scenarios etc.
To chat with the community and the developers we offer a Slack chat: