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

DBMS > Adabas vs. Amazon DocumentDB vs. Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics vs. NuoDB vs. Oracle NoSQL

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Amazon DocumentDB vs. Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics vs. NuoDB vs. Oracle NoSQL

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonAmazon DocumentDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Synapse Analytics infopreviously named Azure SQL Data Warehouse  Xexclude from comparisonNuoDB  Xexclude from comparisonOracle NoSQL  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 serviceElastic, large scale data warehouse service leveraging the broad eco-system of SQL ServerNuoDB is a webscale distributed database that supports SQL and ACID transactionsA multi-model, scalable, distributed NoSQL database, designed to provide highly reliable, flexible, and available data management across a configurable set of storage nodes
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSDocument storeRelational DBMSRelational DBMSDocument store
Key-value store
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.99
Rank#75  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score0.96
Rank#173  Overall
#28  Document stores
Score8.69
Rank#49  Overall
#30  Relational DBMS
Score1.19
Rank#155  Overall
#76  Relational DBMS
Score4.49
Rank#79  Overall
#13  Document stores
#13  Key-value stores
#43  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­en_corporate/­platform/­adabas-natural.htmlaws.amazon.com/­documentdbazure.microsoft.com/­services/­synapse-analyticsnuodb.comwww.oracle.com/­database/­technologies/­related/­nosql.html
Technical documentationaws.amazon.com/­documentdb/­resourcesdocs.microsoft.com/­azure/­synapse-analyticsdoc.nuodb.comdocs.oracle.com/­en/­database/­other-databases/­nosql-database/­index.html
DeveloperSoftware AGMicrosoftNuoDB, Inc.Oracle
Initial release19712019201620132011
Current release20.3, December 2020
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercialcommercial infolimited edition freeOpen Source infoProprietary for Enterprise Edition (Oracle Database EE license has Oracle NoSQL database EE covered: details)
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC++C++Java
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
hostedhostedhosted infoAmazon EC2, Windows Azure, SoftLayer
Linux
OS X
Windows
Linux
Solaris SPARC/x86
Data schemeyesschema-freeyesyesSupport Fixed schema and Schema-less deployment with the ability to interoperate between them.
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyesoptional
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 GatewaynoyesyesSQL-like DML and DDL statements
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)ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesNaturalGo
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
C#
Java
PHP
.Net
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
C
C#
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin NaturalnoTransact SQLJava, SQLno
Triggersnononoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas VistanoneSharding, horizontal partitioningdata is dynamically stored/cached on the nodes where it is read/writtenSharding
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 replicasyesyes infoManaged transparently by NuoDBElectable source-replica replication per shard. Support distributed global deployment with Multi-region table feature
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono infomay be implemented via Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)nonowith Hadoop integration
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infodepending on configuration
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono infotypically not used, however similar functionality with DBRef possibleyesyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDAtomic single-document operationsACIDACID infotunable commit protocolconfigurable infoACID within a storage node (=shard)
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes infoMVCCyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyes infoTemporary tableyes infooff heap cache
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)Access rights for users and rolesyesStandard SQL roles/ privileges, Administrative UsersAccess rights for users and roles

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 DocumentDBMicrosoft Azure Synapse Analytics infopreviously named Azure SQL Data WarehouseNuoDBOracle NoSQL
DB-Engines blog posts

Meet some database management systems you are likely to hear more about in the future
4 August 2014, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

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

Air Force Looks to Modernize and Migrate Legacy Systems – MeriTalk
21 December 2020, MeriTalk

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

After two decades and almost $100 million, Colorado launches a new online unemployment benefits system
10 January 2021, Greeley Tribune

Software AG hits its Q2 mark as customers respond to accelerated change. We speak with CEO Sanjay Brahmawar
22 July 2020, Diginomica

provided by Google News

Introduction to Amazon DocumentDB With MongoDB Compatibility
19 October 2020, AiThority

Oracle Database 21c Takes on AWS, Microsoft in Clash of the Titans
22 January 2021, Cloud Wars

Oracle Debuts Major Release Of Its Flagship Database, First Since 2019
13 January 2021, CRN

Oracle charts a different path for cloud data services
19 January 2021, Diginomica

Elastic changes open-source license to monetize cloud-service use
20 January 2021, ZDNet

provided by Google News

These Microsoft Azure tools can help you unlock the secrets lurking in your business data
18 January 2021, TechRepublic

Quorum announces re-platforming of data resources on Microsoft Azure to enable the future delivery of advanced analytics and artificial intelligence
19 January 2021, Yahoo Finance

It's time for a data architecture do-over
21 January 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Kyligence Doubles Down on Cubes in the Cloud
22 January 2021, Datanami

Synapse Analytics Spark Example 1 – Group By from Blog Posts – SQLServerCentral
19 January 2021, Packt Hub

provided by Google News

Dassault Systèmes acquires NuoDB, a cloud-native distributed SQL database leader
30 November 2020, Design World Network

Dassault Systèmes Announces the Acquisition of NuoDB, a Cloud-Native Distributed SQL Database Leader
25 November 2020, Business Wire

Dassault Systèmes Announces the Acquisition of NuoDB
3 December 2020, ARC Viewpoints

NuoDB Releases 4.1 Featuring Analytics & Performance Upgrades for The Banking Industry and Is Recognized as A Sample Vendor in Gartner's Hype Cycle for Data Management, 2020
10 August 2020, GlobeNewswire

Dassault Systèmes to acquire Cambridge database startup
25 November 2020, Boston Business Journal

provided by Google News

NoSQL Databases Market 2020: Key Players with Product Particulars, Applications, Market Size & Forecast till 2027 : Accumulo, Aerospike, Amazon SimpleDB, Azure Table, Cassandra, BigTable, Couchbase Server, CouchDB, Dynamo DB, Elasticsearch, Flink, HBase, HPCC Systems, Hypertable, MongoDB, NeDB, Oracle NoSQL, Riak, Redis
21 January 2021, NeighborWebSJ

MongoDB: A Database For The New Era
11 January 2021, Seeking Alpha

NoSQL Databases Market Research Report by Key Drivers Analysis and Future Trends Forecast to 2026|Accumulo, Aerospike, Amazon SimpleDB, Azure Table, Cassandra
20 January 2021, Murphy's Hockey Law

NoSQL Databases Market Is Booming Worldwide | Accumulo, Aerospike, Flink, HBase – Murphy's Hockey Law
16 January 2021, Murphy's Hockey Law

NoSQL Databases Market Status and Trend Analysis 2017-2026 (COVID-19 Version) – Murphy's Hockey Law
19 January 2021, Murphy's Hockey Law

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Adabas Developer
Cybermedia Technologies (CTEC), Remote

Mainframe Support
Avening Management and Technical Services, Quantico, VA

Adabas Developer
CTEC, Remote

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

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

Development Operations Engineer
Ruvos, Tallahassee, FL

Data Engineer
Centerfield, Los Angeles, CA

Technical Azure Pre-Sales
Insight Enterprises, Inc., United States

Senior Manager, Product Manager Tech ES - Amazon DocumentDB
Amazon Dev Center U.S., Inc., Seattle, WA

Modern Application Architect - Azure / Remote
Insight Enterprises, Inc., Phoenix, AZ

Azure Synapse Developer
Virtusa, Hartford, CT

Customer Engineer, Azure Data & AI
Microsoft, United States

Power BI Developer
MidFirst Bank, Oklahoma City, OK

Azure Data Architect
Publicis Sapient, Houston, TX

Data Warehousing Engineer
SpendMend, Grand Rapids, MI

Systems Engineer (Database Administrator/Oracle/NoSQL)
AutoZone, Memphis, TN

Database Architect, Oracle/NoSQL
Williams Sonoma, San Jose, CA

PwC Digital - QA Tester
PRICE WATERHOUSE COOPERS, Washington, DC

Subject Matter Expert
ECS Federal LLC, Remote

Software Engineering
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Tampa, FL

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

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

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

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..

Present your product here