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

DBMS > Adabas vs. Elasticsearch vs. Memgraph vs. RethinkDB

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Elasticsearch vs. Memgraph vs. RethinkDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonElasticsearch  Xexclude from comparisonMemgraph  Xexclude from comparisonRethinkDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments infoused typically together with the Natural programming platformA distributed, RESTful modern search and analytics engine based on Apache Lucene infoElasticsearch lets you perform and combine many types of searches such as structured, unstructured, geo, and metricA hybrid, in-memory first, distributed graph DBMS delivering high-performance on analytical and transactional workloads at enterprise scaleDBMS for the Web with a mechanism to push updated query results to applications in realtime.
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSSearch engineGraph DBMSDocument store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.78
Rank#74  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score152.32
Rank#8  Overall
#1  Search engines
Score0.08
Rank#302  Overall
#27  Graph DBMS
Score4.02
Rank#81  Overall
#14  Document stores
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­corporate/­products/­adabas_natural/­adabas/­default.htmlwww.elastic.co/­elasticsearchmemgraph.comrethinkdb.com
Technical documentationwww.elastic.co/­guide/­en/­elasticsearch/­reference/­current/­index.htmldocs.memgraph.comrethinkdb.com/­docs
DeveloperSoftware AGElasticMemgraph LtdThe Linux Foundation infosince July 2017
Initial release1971201020172009
Current release7.8.0, June 20202.4.0, December 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2; Elastic Licensecommercial infoFree license availableOpen Source infoApache Version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Elasticsearch Service on Elastic Cloud: Try out the official hosted Elasticsearch and Kibana offering available on Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure that's powered by the creators of Elasticsearch.
Implementation languageJavaC and C++C++
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
All OS with a Java VMLinuxLinux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-free infoFlexible type definitions. Once a type is defined, it is persistentschema-free and schema-optionalschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes 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.nononono
Secondary indexesyesyes infoAll search fields are automatically indexedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith add-on product Adabas SQL GatewaySQL-like query languagenono
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
SOAP-based API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Bolt protocol
Cypher query language
Supported programming languagesNatural.Net
Groovy
Community Contributed Clients
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
.Net
C
C++
Elixir
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
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 Naturalyes
Triggersnoyes infoby using the 'percolation' featureClient-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 VistaShardingSharding infodynamic graph partitioningSharding inforange based
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, with add-on product Event ReplicatoryesMulti-source replication using RAFTSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoES-Hadoop Connectornoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency infoSynchronous doc based replication. Get by ID may show delays up to 1 sec. Configurable write consistency: one, quorum, allImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes inforelationships in graphsno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoACID infowith snapshot isolationAtomic single-document operations
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yes infoMVCC based
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infowith periodic snapshot and write-ahead logging (WAL) of changesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noMemcached and Redis integrationyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)Users, roles and permissionsyes infousers and table-level permissions
More information provided by the system vendor
Adabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"ElasticsearchMemgraphRethinkDB
Specific characteristicsElasticsearch is an open source search and analytics engine. As the heart of the...
» more
Competitive advantagesOpen source Real-time indexsearch, and analysis Horizontally scalable Distributed...
» more
Typical application scenariosEnterprise search (search experiences for your workplace, apps, and websites), observability...
» more
Key customersThousands of organizations worldwide, including Cisco, eBay, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft,...
» more
Market metricsPublic as of October 2018 Distributed workforce with 1900+ employees around the globe​...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsThe Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash) is free and open source...
» 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
3rd partiesElastic Cloud: Try the official managed Elasticsearch.
» 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"ElasticsearchMemgraphRethinkDB
DB-Engines blog posts

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2017
2 January 2018, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

Elasticsearch moved into the top 10 most popular database management systems
3 July 2017, Matthias Gelbmann

MySQL, PostgreSQL and Redis are the winners of the March ranking
2 March 2016, 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 hits its Q2 mark as customers respond to accelerated change. We speak with CEO Sanjay Brahmawar
22 July 2020, Diginomica

Database Management Software Market Trends, Regulations And Competitive Landscape Outlook to 2026
8 August 2020, Owned

Software AG: Surprisingly Strong Q3 Results - Easing Pressure On Q4
23 October 2019, Seeking Alpha

Edited Transcript of SOWGn.DE earnings conference call or presentation 22-Jul-20 7:30am GMT
22 July 2020, Yahoo Finance

Software AG's Strategy To End Its 8-Year Growth Drought
19 April 2019, Forbes

provided by Google News

Elasticsearch - Director of Engineering — Elastic
5 August 2020, Built In Austin

Elasticsearch - Principal Java Engineer - Core Features team — Elastic
28 July 2020, Built In Austin

Elasticsearch - Principal Performance Engineer - Sizing and Capacity Planning — Elastic
3 August 2020, Built In Austin

Hacking Attacks on Elasticsearch and MongoDB
27 July 2020, Search Engine Journal

Senior Product Marketing Manager, Elasticsearch and ML — Elastic
28 July 2020, Built In Austin

provided by Google News

Global Graph Database Market Research Report 2026 Obervational Studies with Top Manufacturers like IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, AWS, Neo4j, Orientdb
10 August 2020, Galus Australis

Graph Database Market Outlook to 2025 leading by Industry Players are IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, AWS, Neo4j, Orie
11 February 2020, openPR

Graph database Market 2019 | Prominent Factors by Industry Size, Share, Business Development Plans, Market Dynamics and Forecast to 2025
6 August 2020, Bulletin Line

Life of a Distributed Graph Database Query
26 May 2019, InfoQ.com

Enormous Growth expect on Graph database Market Analysis & Business Opportunities in 2020-2025 | Top Key Leade
5 March 2020, openPR

provided by Google News

Document Databases Software Market Disclosing Latest Developments and Technology Advancements – 2026 | MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase, MarkLogic, RethinkDB.
5 August 2020, Owned

Open Source Software Market Size, Share, Price, Trend Global Analysis and by Industry Analysis, Research, Share, Market Growth, opportunity, Sales, Trends, Supply and Forecast to 2024
10 August 2020, Bulletin Line

Global Open Source Software Market Register a xx% CAGR in Terms of Revenue By 2025- Intel, Epson, IBM, Transcend, Oracle, Acquia, etc.
5 August 2020, The Daily Chronicle

Global NoSQL Software Market 2020 Industry Size MongoDB, OrientDB, Amazon, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase, ArangoDB, CouchDB, MarkLogic
10 August 2020, eRealty Express

NoSQL Software Market Size 2020, Status, Future Forecast, Growth Opportunity, Key Market and Key Players-Industry Outlook to 2026
5 August 2020, Owned

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Solution Specialist - Jr. ADABAS Database_IBM
Deloitte, Mechanicsburg, PA

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

ADABAS Administrator
Universal Music Group, Nashville, TN

Junior Adaptable Database System (ADABAS) Database Specialist
DMI, Boyers, PA

ADABAS NATURAL Programmer
Peer Solutions Group, Columbia, SC

Software Engineer
Dimagi, Massachusetts

Junior Software Developer (Work Remotely)
Capgemini, Boston, MA

Data Engineer (Open to Remote Workers)
Medidata Solutions, New York, NY

ElasticSearch SME
Mondo, Los Angeles, CA

Software Engineer, All Levels - Remote
DealerOn, Inc., Rockville, MD

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

Exciting Innovative Video Ecommerce Startup (remote available) | Data Scientist w/ ACR Experience | $120-150K
Ciright, Conshohocken, PA

Web Developer
IPSecure, Inc., Lackland AFB, TX

Staff Engineer II, Software Process Engineering
Samsung Electronics, Bellevue, WA

Senior Software Development Engineer
SmarTek21, LLC, Bellevue, WA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Astra logo

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

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.

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

Present your product here