DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Adabas vs. Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL vs. Amazon Redshift vs. Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL vs. Amazon Redshift vs. Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonAlibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL infoformer name was HybridDB  Xexclude from comparisonAmazon Redshift  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Synapse Analytics infopreviously named Azure SQL Data Warehouse  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments infoused typically together with the Natural programming platformAn online MPP (Massively Parallel Processing) data warehousing service based on GreenplumLarge scale data warehouse service for use with business intelligence toolsElastic, large scale data warehouse service leveraging the broad eco-system of SQL Server
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.78
Rank#81  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score0.45
Rank#250  Overall
#118  Relational DBMS
Score25.94
Rank#31  Overall
#18  Relational DBMS
Score20.66
Rank#36  Overall
#22  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­en_corporate/­platform/­adabas-natural.htmlwww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­hybriddb-postgresqlaws.amazon.com/­redshiftazure.microsoft.com/­services/­synapse-analytics
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­doc-detail/­35387.htmdocs.aws.amazon.com/­redshiftdocs.microsoft.com/­azure/­synapse-analytics
DeveloperSoftware AGAlibaba / Pivotal Software Inc. / PostgreSQL Global Development GroupAmazon (based on PostgreSQL)Microsoft
Initial release1971201620122016
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesyesyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageCC++
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
hostedhostedhosted
Data schemeyesyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes
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.noyesnono
Secondary indexesyesyesrestrictedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith add-on product Adabas SQL Gatewayyesyes infodoes not fully support an SQL-standardyes
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
SOAP-based API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
JDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesNaturalC
Java
Perl
Python
R
All languages supporting JDBC/ODBCC#
Java
PHP
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin Naturalyesuser defined functions infoin PythonTransact SQL
Triggersnoyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas VistaSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceShardingSharding, horizontal partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, with add-on product Event Replicatoryes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceyesyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyes infoinformational only, not enforced by the systemno infodocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­synapse-analytics/­sql-data-warehouse/­sql-data-warehouse-table-constraints
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nonoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)fine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardyes

More information provided by the system vendor

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
3rd partiesCData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

SQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
» more

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"Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL infoformer name was HybridDBAmazon RedshiftMicrosoft Azure Synapse Analytics infopreviously named Azure SQL Data Warehouse
DB-Engines blog posts

Cloud-based DBMS's popularity grows at high rates
12 December 2019, Paul Andlinger

The popularity of cloud-based DBMSs has increased tenfold in four years
7 February 2017, Matthias Gelbmann

Increased popularity for consuming DBMS services out of the cloud
2 October 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Software AG Delivers Fourth Consecutive Quarter of Digital Business Product Revenue Growth; Accelerates Profit in First Quarter
27 April 2022, Yahoo Finance

Database Management Software Market 2022 by Top Players In the industry, Market Size, Share and Geographical Analysis, Type and Application with Growing Innovations, Future Opportunities, and Projection to 2028
17 May 2022, Digital Journal

Short Interest in Software Aktiengesellschaft (OTCMKTS:SWDAF) Rises By 35.5%
16 May 2022, Defense World

Software Aktiengesellschaft (OTCMKTS:STWRY) to Issue Dividend of $0.13
14 May 2022, Defense World

Software AG says it has turned the corner in shift to a subscription business
21 July 2021, SiliconANGLE News

provided by Google News

Alibaba Cloud’s growing clout in databases
21 January 2022, ComputerWeekly.com

Alibaba Cloud Unveils 'Magic' Behind the World's Largest Online Shopping Festival USA - English - USA - English
19 November 2020, PR Newswire

China Tech Digest: Alibaba Cloud Partners With Alluxio To Provide Data Analysis Services; Only AI Computing...
15 February 2022, China Money Network

Alibaba supports Singles Day with cloud computing, 3D models
19 November 2020, Chain Store Age

Alibaba Cloud launches new cloud database solutions following market growth
1 October 2020, DataCenterNews Asia

provided by Google News

Stripe's new Data Pipeline tool aims to ease syncing transaction data with Amazon Redshift and Snowflake
20 May 2022, SiliconANGLE News

(Server) less is more, ThoughtSpot on Amazon Redshift Serverless
11 May 2022, ComputerWeekly.com

Data Quality Startup Monte Carlo Is A Unicorn After Fourth Funding Round In Two Years
24 May 2022, Forbes

Stripe Apps Offer One-Stop Shop for Users, Allowing Developers to Broaden Reach
24 May 2022, PYMNTS.com

71% of Middle-Market Firms Say Pandemic Accelerated Payments Digitization
24 May 2022, PYMNTS.com

provided by Google News

Microsoft launches deeper integrations between its data products
24 May 2022, TechCrunch

Microsoft Releases Security Advisory for Azure Data Factory and Azure Synapse Pipelines | CISA
10 May 2022, US-CERT

Microsoft announces new Azure capabilities around cloud-native apps, data analytics and hybrid cloud operations
24 May 2022, SiliconANGLE News

Microsoft Touts IntelliJ IDE from JetBrains for Azure Development
29 April 2022, Visual Studio Magazine

Sponsored post: Consumers demand personalization. A unified data platform can help.
19 May 2022, TechCrunch

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Adabas Database Specialist
DMI, Remote

REMOTE WORK: Natural ADABAS Developer
Spruce Technology, Remote

Mainframe Developer - Natural / ADABAS
Apexon, Richmond, VA

Mainframes - Natural 4 / ADABAS Developer with 10+yrs exp preferred local NYC, NY - immediate interview
Spruce Technology, New York, NY

Database Administrator (Natural/ADABAS)
The Evolvers Group, Topeka, KS

Security Engineer, Amazon Redshift
Amazon Web Services, Inc., East Palo Alto, CA

Performance Engineer - Amazon Redshift
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Remote

Software Development Engineer - Amazon Redshift Connectivity, Amazon Redshift
Amazon Web Services, Inc., East Palo Alto, CA

Software Development Engineer - AWS, Amazon Redshift
Amazon.com Services LLC, Redmond, WA

Performance Engineer - Amazon Redshift, Redshift Data Management
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Azure DevOps Engineer
zettalogix.Inc, Remote

Senior DBA/Architect (SQL Server/Azure Synapse)
Dynamic Placement Services, LLC, Remote

Azure Data Engineer
Neal Analytics, Remote

Azure Data Engineer
Cloudtechnosoftllc, Remote

Senior AZURE ADMIN (Cloud) - AZURE PaaS / Databricks / Synapse / Presto DB
AMERICAN SOFTWARE LLC, Remote

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Redis logo

The world’s most loved real‑time data platform.
Try free

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB free.

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

Present your product here