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System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Fauna vs. MonetDB
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|Name||Adabas denotes "adaptable data base" Xexclude from comparison||Fauna previously named FaunaDB Xexclude from comparison||MonetDB Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||OLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments used typically together with the Natural programming platform||Fauna provides a web-native interface, with support for GraphQL and custom business logic that integrates seamlessly with the rest of the serverless ecosystem. The underlying globally distributed storage and compute platform is fast, consistent, and reliable, with a modern security infrastructure.||A relational database management system that stores data in columns|
|Primary database model||Multivalue DBMS||Document store|
Time Series DBMS
|Secondary database models||Document store|
|Developer||Software AG||Fauna, Inc.||MonetDB BV|
|Current release||Jul2021-SP2, July 2021|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||commercial||Open Source Mozilla Public License 2.0|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||yes||no|
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|Server operating systems||BS2000|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||no||yes|
|XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.||no||no|
|SQL Support of SQL||yes with add-on product Adabas SQL Gateway||no||yes SQL 2003 with some extensions|
|APIs and other access methods||HTTP API with add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway|
SOAP-based API with add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
|RESTful HTTP API||JDBC|
native C library MAPI library (MonetDB application programming interface)
|Supported programming languages||Natural||C#|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||in Natural||user defined functions||yes, in SQL, C, R|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||yes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas Vista||horizontal partitioning consistent hashing||Sharding via remote tables|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||yes, with add-on product Event Replicator||Multi-source replication||none Source-replica replication available in experimental status|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||yes||yes|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||ACID||ACID||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||no||no|
|User concepts Access control||only with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)||Identity management, authentication, and access control||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard|
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|Adabas denotes "adaptable data base"||Fauna previously named FaunaDB||MonetDB|
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