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

DBMS > Adabas vs. Amazon Aurora vs. Firebird vs. YugabyteDB

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Amazon Aurora vs. Firebird vs. YugabyteDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonAmazon Aurora  Xexclude from comparisonFirebird  Xexclude from comparisonYugabyteDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments infoused typically together with the Natural programming platformMySQL and PostgreSQL compatible cloud service by AmazonFirebird is an open source RDBMS forked from Borland's InterBaseHigh-performance distributed SQL database for global, internet-scale applications. Wire compatible with PostgreSQL.
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument storeDocument store
Wide column store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.76
Rank#76  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score9.19
Rank#44  Overall
#27  Relational DBMS
Score20.87
Rank#32  Overall
#19  Relational DBMS
Score1.14
Rank#158  Overall
#77  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­corporate/­products/­adabas_natural/­adabas/­default.htmlaws.amazon.com/­rds/­aurorawww.firebirdsql.orgwww.yugabyte.com
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­AmazonRDS/­latest/­AuroraUserGuide/­CHAP_Aurora.htmlwww.firebirdsql.org/­en/­reference-manualsdocs.yugabyte.com
github.com/­yugabyte/­yugabyte-db
DeveloperSoftware AGAmazonFirebird FoundationYugabyte Inc.
Initial release197120152000 infoAs fork of Borland's InterBase2017
Current release3.0.5, 20202.2.0, July 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen Source infoInitial Developer's Public LicenseOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC and C++C and C++
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
hostedAIX
FreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
server-less infoFirebird Embedded Server
Solaris
Unix
Windows
Linux
OS X
Data schemeyesyesyesdepending on used data model
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.noyesno
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith add-on product Adabas SQL Gatewayyesyesyes, PostgreSQL compatible
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
SOAP-based API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
C/C++ API
JDBC infoJaybird
ODBC
OLE DB
YCQL, an SQL-based flexible-schema API with its roots in Cassandra Query Language
Supported programming languagesNaturalAda
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
C
C#
C++
Delphi
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin NaturalyesPSQLyes infosql, plpgsql, C
Triggersnoyesyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas Vistahorizontal partitioningnoneHash and Range Sharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, with add-on product Event ReplicatorSource-replica replicationnone infoavailable via 3rd party productsBased on Raft distributed consensus protocol, minimum 3 replicas for continuous availability
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyStrong consistency on writes and tunable consistency on reads
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACIDDistributed ACID with Serializable & Snapshot Isolation. Inspired by Google Spanner architecture.
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes infoFeatures a multi-generational MVCC architecture, readers do not block writersyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infobased on RocksDB
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)fine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers with fine-grained authorization conceptyes
More information provided by the system vendor
Adabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"Amazon AuroraFirebirdYugabyteDB
Specific characteristicsGain Developer Agility Leverage full power of PostgreSQL-compatible SQL and distributed...
» more
Competitive advantagesYugabyteDB is a distributed ACID-compliant database that brings together four must-have...
» more
Typical application scenariosYugabyteDB is a good fit for fast-growing, cloud native applications that need to...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsYugabyteDB is a 100% open source project licensed under the permissive Apache 2.0...
» 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"Amazon AuroraFirebirdYugabyteDB
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

Amazon - the rising star in the DBMS market
3 August 2015, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

ADABAS DBA & Systems Programmer - Ensono
14 July 2020, Built In Chicago

OpenLegacy Offers Turnkey Access to Hard-to-Reach Legacy Data for Joint Customers with Talend
26 August 2020, Yahoo Finance

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

Software : announces Q2 and H1 2020 financial results; delivers strong second quarter and accelerated transformation progress
22 July 2020, marketscreener.com

AAFMAA Selects Software AG Adabas and Natural System for Self-Service Insurance and Financial Solutions
17 February 2016, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Migrate to an Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL instance from another PostgreSQL source
9 September 2020, idk.dev

SSL connection to an Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL database from a C++ application using Visual Studio
1 September 2020, idk.dev

How to delete user data in an AWS data lake
18 September 2020, idk.dev

N2WS now supports AWS Outposts
15 September 2020, benzinga.com

Build and Deploy .Net Core WebAPI Container to Amazon EKS using CDK & cdk8s
5 September 2020, idk.dev

provided by Google News

Intranet Software For Business Market Analysis | By Company Profiles | Size | Share | Growth | Trends and Forecast To 2026
18 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

Flying Bags Market 2020 Global Share, Growth, Size, Opportunities, Trends, Regional Overview, Leading Company Analysis And Forecast To 2026 | Research Report By Industry Growth Insights
26 August 2020, The Daily Chronicle

The Firebird Project's Firebird Relational Database
29 July 2016, Linux Journal

5th Circ. Copyright Case Is Cautionary Tale For Big Data Cos.
20 August 2020, Law360

The Ultimate Open Source Database List Profiling 16 Software Tools
30 May 2019, Solutions Review

provided by Google News

Justuno Chooses YugabyteDB to Power Its Cloud Native AI Visitor Conversion Platform
15 September 2020, manchestertimes.com

Yugabyte Announces World-Class Speaker Lineup for Distributed SQL Summit 2020
2 September 2020, Business Wire

Yugabyte CTO: The open road to developer mindshare
9 September 2020, ComputerWeekly.com

Yugabyte Raises $30 Million In Series B Funding To Meet Growing Demand For Its Cloud Native, Geo-Distributed SQL Database
9 June 2020, Business Wire

Yugabyte Simplifies Enterprise Database Deployments with Release of YugabyteDB 2.2
15 July 2020, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

ADABAS NATURAL Programmer
Peer Solutions Group, Columbia, SC

Mainframe Migration Specialist – Financial Services
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Remote

Senior Natural/ADABAS Developer
West Advanced Technologies (WATI), Sacramento, CA

Adabas Natural Programmer Analyst
Peer Solutions Group, Columbia, SC

Mainframe Migration Specialist – Financial Services
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Atlanta, GA

Sr. Software Development Manager - Aurora Storage
Amazon.com Services LLC, Seattle, WA

Data Engineer
DraftKings, Boston, MA

Data Architect
Tista Science and Technology Corporation, Remote

Sr. Software Development Engineer - Aurora
Amazon.com Services LLC, East Palo Alto, CA

Software Development Manager, Amazon Aurora
Amazon.com Services LLC, Seattle, WA

Engineer Network 4
Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc., Virginia Beach, VA

Counterintelligence Specialist-Common Intelligence Picture
Firebird AST, Camp H M Smith, HI

Hydrologic System Support Analyst
TechGlobal Inc., Silver Spring, MD

Software Engineer
Advanced Security Designs, Santa Margarita, CA

Moorestown, NJ - Software Engineer Intern
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION, Mount Laurel, NJ

Data Scientist
CipherTrace, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Data Visualization Developer
CipherTrace, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Sr Software Engineer - Swift Developer
PassiveLogic, Holladay, UT

Data Engineer
CipherTrace, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Sr Software Engineer - Systems Developer
PassiveLogic, Holladay, UT

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

Couchbase logo

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

Neo4j logo

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

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Present your product here