DB-EnginesInfluxDB download bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Adabas vs. AlaSQL vs. Vertica

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. AlaSQL vs. Vertica

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonAlaSQL  Xexclude from comparisonVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments infoused typically together with the Natural programming platformJavaScript DBMS libraryColumnar relational DBMS designed to handle modern analytic workloads, enabling fast query performance
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score3.99
Rank#70  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score0.40
Rank#218  Overall
#31  Document stores
#105  Relational DBMS
Score22.55
Rank#29  Overall
#17  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­corporate/­products/­adabas_natural/­adabas/­default.htmlalasql.orgwww.vertica.com
Technical documentationgithub.com/­agershun/­alasqlwww.vertica.com/­documentation/­vertica
DeveloperSoftware AGAndrey Gershun & Mathias R. WulffVertica / Micro Focus infoprior to that Hewlett Packard
Initial release197120142005
Current releaseVertica Analytics Platform 9.2.x, March 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoMIT-Licensecommercial infoLimited community edition free
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono infoavailable on Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaScript
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
server-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)Linux
Data schemeyesschema-freeyes infoUnstructured data can be stored in specific Flex-Tables
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyes
XML support infoSome form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.nonoyes
Secondary indexesyesnono infoThe concept of 'projections' can be used instead of indexes.
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith add-on product Adabas SQL GatewayClose to SQL99, but no user access control, stored procedures and host language bindings.yes infonearly full SQL99 without support for indexes and triggers
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
SOAP-based API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
JavaScript APIKafka
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesNaturalJavaScriptC++
Java
Perl
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin Naturalnoyes
Triggersnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas VistanoneSharding infoSegmentation, Projection Segmentation, Hash Segmentation
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, with add-on product Event ReplicatornoneMaster-master replication infoCluster level and Object level replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infowith Vertica Connector for Hadoop
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencynoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDyes infoonly for local storage and DOM-storageACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoby using IndexedDB, SQL.JS or proprietary FileStorageyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)nofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard; supports Kerberos, LDAP, Ident and hash
More information provided by the system vendor
Adabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"AlaSQLVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform
Specific characteristicsColumnar storage, MPP, Hybrid storage model, Aggressive data compression, High availability,...
» more
Competitive advantagesPerformance at exabyte scale, Deploy anywhere, Open source innovation, Analysis in...
» more
Typical application scenariosCommunication and network analytics, Embedded analytics, Fraud monitoring and Risk...
» more
Key customersAbiba Systems, Adform, adMarketplace, AmeriPride, Anritsu, AOL, Avito, Auckland Transport,...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsCost-based models and subscription-based models are available
» more

We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
and for displaying vendor-provided information such as key customers, competitive advantages and market metrics.

Related products and services

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
Adabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"AlaSQLVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform
Recent citations in the news

DZ Bank Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Software (OTCMKTS:STWRY)
21 September 2019, TechNewsObserver

Software AG (OTCMKTS:STWRY) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages
20 September 2019, Riverton Roll

Lack of software expertise stymies IoT app development - Tracking The Internet of Things
17 September 2019, IoTAustralia

Software AG Announces New “Adabas & Natural 2050” Agenda
31 August 2016, Business Wire

Software (OTCMKTS:STWRY) Rating Reiterated by DZ Bank
12 September 2019, Sundance Herald

provided by Google News

Meet AlaSQL, a speedy SQL database for JavaScript
15 January 2019, JAXenter

DeskGap wants to be your go-to framework for building cross-platform desktop apps with web technologies
13 February 2019, JAXenter

International JavaScript Conference 2019: Early bird special
11 July 2019, JAXenter

SQLDelight 1.0 arrives with a complete rework
10 January 2019, JAXenter

QLBridge: A SQL runtime engine for Go
17 August 2018, JAXenter

provided by Google News

Micro Focus Announces Vertica in Eon Mode for Pure Storage
18 September 2019, DevOps.com

Micro Focus Releases Vertica in Eon Mode for Pure Storage | StorageReview.com
17 September 2019, StorageReview.com

Struggling Micro Focus may sell off Autonomy | Business
30 August 2019, The Times

Diamanti Appoints Andrew Wild as Chief Revenue Officer
18 September 2019, Yahoo Finance

MinIO Enjoying Role in Emerging Cloud Architecture
26 August 2019, Datanami

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Software Engineer II (ADABAS & Natural)
US House Of Representatives - CAO, Washington, DC

System Analyst
Technozant, Austin, TX

ADABAS NATURAL Programmer
Peer Solutions Group, Columbia, SC

SENIOR ARCHITECT, STUDENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS, IS&T Applications
Boston University, Boston, MA

Cobol or Natural/Adabas Programmer
RYAN Consulting Group, Inc., Indianapolis, IN

BI Engineer, Data Engineering Team (Python/SQL)
Vimeo, New York, NY

Senior ETL Developer
Blue Health Intelligence, Chicago, IL

Data Architect - Data Warehouse & MPP - Nationwide Opportunities
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Memphis, TN

Data Architect - Data Warehouse & MPP - Nationwide Opportunities
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Kansas City, MO

Data Architect - Data Warehouse & MPP - Nationwide Opportunities
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Houston, TX

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

Start now with Redis Cloud
Secure, highly available Redis as a serverless, hosted, fully managed cloud service.
Sign up here.

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

Present your product here