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

DBMS > Adabas vs. Amazon Redshift vs. Datomic vs. MySQL vs. RethinkDB

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Amazon Redshift vs. Datomic vs. MySQL vs. RethinkDB

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonAmazon Redshift  Xexclude from comparisonDatomic  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparisonRethinkDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments infoused typically together with the Natural programming platformLarge scale data warehouse service for use with business intelligence toolsDatomic builds on immutable values, supports point-in-time queries and uses 3rd party systems for durabilityWidely used open source RDBMSDBMS for the Web with a mechanism to push updated query results to applications in realtime.
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached APIDocument store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.58
Rank#78  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score22.16
Rank#32  Overall
#19  Relational DBMS
Score2.22
Rank#112  Overall
#55  Relational DBMS
Score1254.83
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Score3.66
Rank#83  Overall
#14  Document stores
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­en_corporate/­platform/­adabas-natural.htmlaws.amazon.com/­redshiftwww.datomic.comwww.mysql.comrethinkdb.com
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­redshiftdocs.datomic.comdev.mysql.com/­docrethinkdb.com/­docs
DeveloperSoftware AGAmazon (based on PostgreSQL)CognitectOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then SunThe Linux Foundation infosince July 2017
Initial release19712012201219952009
Current release0.9.5951, July 20198.0.23 , January 20212.4.1, August 2020
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercial infolimited edition freeOpen Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are availableOpen Source infoApache Version 2
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.
ScaleGrid for MySQL: Fully managed MySQL hosting on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.
Implementation languageCJava, ClojureC and C++C++
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
hostedAll OS with a Java VMFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyesyesyesyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyesyes infostring, binary, float, bool, date, geometry
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.nononoyesno
Secondary indexesyesrestrictedyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith add-on product Adabas SQL Gatewayyes infodoes not fully support an SQL-standardnoyes infowith proprietary extensionsno
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
RESTful HTTP APIADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesNaturalAll languages supporting JDBC/ODBCClojure
Java
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
C infocommunity-supported driver
C# infocommunity-supported driver
C++ infocommunity-supported driver
Clojure infocommunity-supported driver
Dart infocommunity-supported driver
Erlang infocommunity-supported driver
Go infocommunity-supported driver
Haskell infocommunity-supported driver
Java infoofficial driver
JavaScript (Node.js) infoofficial driver
Lisp infocommunity-supported driver
Lua infocommunity-supported driver
Objective-C infocommunity-supported driver
Perl infocommunity-supported driver
PHP infocommunity-supported driver
Python infoofficial driver
Ruby infoofficial driver
Scala infocommunity-supported driver
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin Naturaluser defined functions infoin Pythonyes infoTransaction Functionsyes infoproprietary syntax
TriggersnonoBy using transaction functionsyesClient-side triggers through changefeeds
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas VistaShardingnone infoBut extensive use of caching in the application peershorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL FabricSharding inforange based
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, with add-on product Event Replicatoryesnone infoBut extensive use of caching in the application peersMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonononoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes infoinformational only, not enforced by the systemnoyes infonot for MyISAM storage engineno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACIDACID infonot for MyISAM storage engineAtomic single-document operations
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes infotable locks or row locks depending on storage engineyes infoMVCC based
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infousing external storage systems (e.g. Cassandra, DynamoDB, PostgreSQL, Couchbase and others)yesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesyes inforecommended only for testing and developmentyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)fine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnoUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or rolesyes infousers and table-level permissions

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
General SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
» more

Datadog: Improve MySQL performance by visualizing and identifying errors fast using granular, out-of-the-box dashboards.
» more

ClusterControl: the only management system you’ll ever need to take control of your open source database infrastructure.
» more

CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

Navicat for MySQL is the ideal solution for MySQL/MariaDB administration and development.
» 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"Amazon RedshiftDatomicMySQLRethinkDB
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

MySQL is the DBMS of the Year 2019
3 January 2020, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

MariaDB strengthens its position in the open source RDBMS market
5 April 2018, Matthias Gelbmann

The struggle for the hegemony in Oracle's database empire
2 May 2017, Paul Andlinger

show all

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

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

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

Database Management Software Market Analysis Report by Product Type, Industry A
27 February 2021, News by aeresearch

Database Management Software Market 2021-2026 Strategical Assessment of IBM, SolarWinds, Oracle, SAP, Microsoft, Teradata, and more | Affluence – The Bisouv Network
26 February 2021, The Bisouv Network

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

provided by Google News

The future of healthcare in the cloud
23 February 2021, Healthcare IT News

Cloud Data Warehouse Performance Testing – Gigaom
9 February 2021, Gigaom

Immuta Announces Record Annual Growth and Rising Market Share in DataOps Technology Market
3 March 2021, StreetInsider.com

AWS unveils three analytics capabilities to improve Amazon Redshift performance - Help Net Security
3 December 2020, Help Net Security

Diyotta Launches AI Driven, Cloud Data Pipeline Platform for Enterprise Business
3 March 2021, MarTech Series

provided by Google News

Brazil's Nubank Acquires US Software Firm Cognitect
30 July 2020, Nearshore Americas

Nubank buys firm behind Clojure programming language
28 July 2020, Finextra

Latin American banking giant Nubank snaps up US software company
24 July 2020, AltFi

Fintech Powerhouse Nubank Buys U.S. Software Firm Cognitect
23 July 2020, Bloomberg

Datomic, a New Database System, Launches with Early Experience Program
6 March 2012, PR Web

provided by Google News

Global Relational Databases Software Market 2025: Microsoft, MySQL, Oracle, SAP, PostgreSQL, Amazon RDS, IBM, MariaDB, Informix, Teradata, SQLite – The Bisouv Network
5 March 2021, The Bisouv Network

How To Set Up Redis as a Cache for MySQL with PHP on Ubuntu 20.04
5 March 2021, LXer

Global Relational Databases Software Market 2021 – Microsoft, MySQL, Oracle, SAP, PostgreSQL – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
3 March 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

MySQL Training Service Market 2021 by Companies: Oracle, Udemy, Pluralsight, Infopro Learning, Trainocate Holdings, Judge Learning Solutions
4 March 2021, The Bisouv Network

Cloud Spanner Adds Support for Liquibase
4 March 2021, InfoQ.com

provided by Google News

Global Open Source Software Market Insights Report 2021-2026 : Alfresco, Canonical, RethinkDB, Epson, Acquia, Cleversafe, OpenText
27 February 2021, NY Market Reports

Global NoSQL Databases Software Market Report 2021: Top Companies MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase, MarkLogic, RethinkDB, CouchDB, SQL-RD, OrientDB, RavenDB, Redis etc – The Bisouv Network
1 March 2021, The Bisouv Network

Open Source Software Market is Expected to Move Up After Covid-19 – Report 2021-2026 | OpenText, ClearCenter, Astaro, Comiit, Epson
4 March 2021, The Courier

Open Source Software Market Share 2021 Competitive Strategies, Growth Prospects by Manufacturers – Intel, Alfresco, Adobe, Oracle, Canonical, Transcend, Redpill Linpro, IBM, Compiere, Epson, OpenText, Cleversafe, ClearCenter, FOSSID, Automattic, Acquia, Continuent, Comiit, RethinkDB, Red Hat, Astaro, SUSE – NeighborWebSJ
3 March 2021, NeighborWebSJ

Global Open Source Software Market 2025: Intel, Epson, IBM, Transcend, Oracle, Acquia, OpenText, Alfresco, Astaro, RethinkDB, Canonical, ClearCenter, Cleversafe, Compiere, Continuent
1 March 2021, South Florida Theater Review

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Database Administrator - ITS4
State of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN

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

Snr Cloud Consultant (Mainframe Modernization focus), AWS Professional Services
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Rhode Island

Mainframe Support
Avening Management and Technical Services, Quantico, VA

Adabas Natural Programmer Analyst
Peer Solutions Group, Columbia, SC

Sales Operations Analyst - Deal Desk
Calm, Remote

Performance Engineer
CMK Resources, San Francisco, CA

Database Engineer - AWS, Amazon Redshift
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Data Labs Analyst Role
TCS, Redwood City, CA

SQL Developer/SSIS Expert
Mahantech Corp, Raleigh, NC

Manager, Engineering (Product Graph/ Data Team)
Narrativ, New York State

Engineering Leader - Head of Development
Nomi Health, Austin, TX

Senior Full Stack Frontend Engineer, Data
Narrativ, New York State

Sr. Product Manager
Parkside, San Francisco, CA

Software Developer – Entry Level
Grant Street Group, Remote

Data Analyst - Entry Level
Frequence, Mountain View, CA

Entry Level Data Analyst Position- Full Time Job Opportunity
Jerneltechcorp, New York, NY

Jr. QA Analyst Trainee
SQA², Los Alamitos, CA

Technical Support Representative
GoDaddy, Gilbert, AZ

Full Stack Data Scientist
Clara Foods, South San Francisco, CA

Full Stack Ruby Engineer
Showcase IDX, Georgia

Senior Level System Development Engineer
HiveIO, Remote

Java Software Engineer (Java 11, Spring, Spring Boot, Hibernate ORM)
Zscaler, Burlington, MA

Sr. Java Software Engineer
Zscaler, Allston, MA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Vertica logo

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

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.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

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