DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the first and only COTS deterministic embedded database management system for mission- and safety-critical hard real-time applicationsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Adabas vs. Amazon DocumentDB vs. Lovefield vs. Oracle NoSQL vs. Yaacomo

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Amazon DocumentDB vs. Lovefield vs. Oracle NoSQL vs. Yaacomo

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonAmazon DocumentDB  Xexclude from comparisonLovefield  Xexclude from comparisonOracle NoSQL  Xexclude from comparisonYaacomo  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments infoused typically together with the Natural programming platformFast, scalable, highly available, and fully managed MongoDB-compatible database serviceEmbeddable relational database for web apps written in pure JavaScriptA multi-model, scalable, distributed NoSQL database, designed to provide highly reliable, flexible, and available data management across a configurable set of storage nodesOpenCL based in-memory RDBMS, designed for efficiently utilizing the hardware via parallel computing
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSDocument storeRelational DBMSDocument store
Key-value store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.45
Rank#79  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score1.44
Rank#142  Overall
#23  Document stores
Score0.39
Rank#255  Overall
#120  Relational DBMS
Score4.03
Rank#83  Overall
#14  Document stores
#13  Key-value stores
#45  Relational DBMS
Score0.01
Rank#346  Overall
#145  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­en_corporate/­platform/­adabas-natural.htmlaws.amazon.com/­documentdbgoogle.github.io/­lovefieldwww.oracle.com/­database/­technologies/­related/­nosql.htmlyaacomo.com
Technical documentationaws.amazon.com/­documentdb/­resourcesgithub.com/­google/­lovefield/­blob/­master/­docs/­spec_index.mddocs.oracle.com/­en/­database/­other-databases/­nosql-database/­index.html
DeveloperSoftware AGGoogleOracleQ2WEB GmbH
Initial release19712019201420112009
Current release2.1.12, February 201721.2, September 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoProprietary for Enterprise Edition (Oracle Database EE license has Oracle NoSQL database EE covered: details)commercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesnonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaScriptJava
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
hostedserver-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js) infotested with Chrome, Firefox, IE, SafariLinux
Solaris SPARC/x86
Android
Linux
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeyesSupport Fixed schema and Schema-less deployment with the ability to interoperate between them.yes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesoptionalyes
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.nonononono
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith add-on product Adabas SQL GatewaynoSQL-like query language infovia JavaScript builder patternSQL-like DML and DDL statementsyes
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
SOAP-based API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
proprietary protocol using JSON (MongoDB compatible)RESTful HTTP APIJDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesNaturalGo
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
JavaScriptC
C#
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin Naturalnonono
TriggersnonoUsing read-only observersnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas VistanonenoneShardinghorizontal partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, with add-on product Event ReplicatorMulti-availability zones for high availability, asynchronous replication for up to 15 read replicasnoneElectable source-replica replication per shard. Support distributed global deployment with Multi-region table featureSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono infomay be implemented via Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)nowith Hadoop integrationno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infodepending on configuration
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono infotypically not used, however similar functionality with DBRef possibleyesnoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDAtomic single-document operationsACIDconfigurable infoACID within a storage node (=shard)ACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes, by using IndexedDB or the cloud service Firebase Realtime Databaseyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infousing MemoryDByes infooff heap cacheyes
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)Access rights for users and rolesnoAccess rights for users and rolesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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

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 DocumentDBLovefieldOracle NoSQLYaacomo
Recent citations in the news

Software AG: share slump despite raised forecast
19 October 2021, Market Research Telecast

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

GT Software Named Latest Denodo Technology Partner for Connections to Mainframe Data Sources
16 March 2021, Business Wire

2 Software Stocks That Look Like Bargains
12 August 2021, Yahoo Finance

Software AG Reports Strong Digital Business Growth as Subscription Shift Accelerates
22 April 2021, Yahoo Finance

provided by Google News

How MongoDB Beat Amazon
8 October 2021, The Motley Fool

Amazon DocumentDB adds Global Clusters
2 June 2021, ZDNet

Amazon Adds Global Clusters to DocumentDB
9 June 2021, InfoQ.com

Amazon DocumentDB Adds Global Cluster Support
8 June 2021, iProgrammer

Introduction to Amazon DocumentDB With MongoDB Compatibility
12 October 2021, AiThority

provided by Google News

Lovefield: An SQL-like Query Engine by Google
18 November 2014, InfoQ.com

provided by Google News

Oracle NoSQL database comes to the cloud
2 April 2020, TechTarget

Oracle shows off more 'Always Free' cloud resources for developers
7 June 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Oracle Defends Relational DBs Against NoSQL Competitors | eWEEK
25 November 2015, eWeek

Oracle gets away from relational DB with NoSQL database architecture
18 April 2014, TechTarget

Oracle Debuts the Next Generation of its Autonomous Data Warehouse
18 March 2021, Solutions Review

provided by Google News

Staying power: the growing impact of PostgreSQL on enterprise marks Postgres Vision 2021
15 June 2021, SiliconANGLE News

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Adabas Natural Programmer Analyst
Peer Solutions Group, Columbia, SC

Mainframe Developer - Natural / ADABAS | Richmond, VA (Will be remote during Covid)
Apexon, Richmond, VA

Mainframe Developer - Natural / ADABAS | Richmond, VA (Will be remote during Covid)
iknowvate technologies, Richmond, VA

ADABAS Database Administrator
Peer Solutions Group, Columbia, SC

Mainframe ADABAS Developer
Spruce Technology, New York, NY

AWS Products Legal Contracts Manager
Amazon.com Services LLC, Seattle, WA

IT Cloud Infrastructure Developer
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Columbus, OH

Python Developer with AWS Experience
TELUS International, Pennsylvania

Senior Data Engineer
Centene Corporation, Rancho Cordova, CA

Software Development Engineer – DocumentDB (with MongoDB compatibility)
Amazon Dev Center U.S., Inc., Seattle, WA

Remote Principle Database Engineer
Piper Companies, Remote

Software Engineer - Database and Systems Technologies
Oracle, United States

Business Intelligence Engineer
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

DB Specialist
amdocs, Champaign, IL

Business Intelligence Engineer, ATS-POST
Amazon.com Services LLC, Austin, TX

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 5 GB free..

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

AllegroGraph logo

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

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

Neo4j logo

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

Present your product here