May 26, 2018
Multithreaded “column-oriented” SQL databasee
MonetDB is an open source column-oriented database management system developed at the Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica CWI in the Netherlands. It was designed to provide high performance on complex queries against large databases, such as combining tables with hundreds of columns and multi-million rows. MonetDB has been applied in high-performance applications for data mining, online analytical processing, geographic information systems, XML Query XQuery, text and multimedia retrieval.