DB-EnginesExtremeDB Active Replication featuresEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Adabas vs. GeoSpock vs. InterSystems IRIS

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. GeoSpock vs. InterSystems IRIS

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonGeoSpock  Xexclude from comparisonInterSystems IRIS  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments infoused typically together with the Natural programming platformSpatial and temporal data processing engine for extreme data scaleA containerised multi-model DBMS, interoperability and analytics data platform with wide capabilities for vertical and horizontal scalability
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSRelational DBMSDocument store
Key-value store
Object oriented DBMS
Relational DBMS
Secondary database modelsTime Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.66
Rank#76  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score0.20
Rank#277  Overall
#130  Relational DBMS
Score1.45
Rank#139  Overall
#22  Document stores
#25  Key-value stores
#5  Object oriented DBMS
#70  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­en_corporate/­platform/­adabas-natural.htmlgeospock.comwww.intersystems.com/­products/­intersystems-iris
Technical documentationdocs.geospock.com/­Content/­Home.htmdocs.intersystems.com/­irislatest/­csp/­docbook/­DocBook.UI.Page.cls
DeveloperSoftware AGGeoSpockInterSystems
Initial release19712018
Current release2.0, September 20192020.2, July 2020
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJava, Javascript
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
hostedAIX
Linux
macOS
Windows
Data schemeyesyesdepending on used data model
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.nonoyes
Secondary indexesyestemporal, categoricalyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith add-on product Adabas SQL GatewayANSI SQL for query only (using Presto)yes
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
SOAP-based API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
JDBCJDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesNatural.Net
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin Naturalnoyes
Triggersnonoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas VistaAutomatic shardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, with add-on product Event ReplicatorSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nonoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)Access rights for users can be defined per tableyes
More information provided by the system vendor
Adabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"GeoSpockInterSystems IRIS
Specific characteristicsInterSystems IRIS is a complete cloud-first data platform which includes a multi-model...
» 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

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"GeoSpockInterSystems IRIS
Recent citations in the news

Database Management Software Market : Future Forecast Assessed On The Basis Of How The Market Is Predicted To Grow – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
22 February 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

Software Aktiengesellschaft (SWDAF) CEO Sanjay Brahmawar on Full Year 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
27 January 2021, Seeking Alpha

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

Database Management Software Market 2021: Global Trends, Business Overview, Challenges, Opportunities Analysis and Forecast to 2027 – Express Keeper
25 February 2021, Express Keeper

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

How GeoSpock is supercharging geospatial analytics
23 February 2021, ComputerWeekly.com

GeoSpock looks to unlock blockchain benefits for cities following $5.4 million investment
7 October 2020, Cities Today

GeoSpock joins Tomorrow Street to accelerate next-generation database technology adoption
28 October 2020, RealWire

UK data analytics startup GeoSpock raises $5.4 million in fresh funds
2 October 2020, Tech.eu

Spatial Data Platform Raises $2.3 Million
24 February 2021, GISuser.com

provided by Google News

HARRIS Flex Upgrades to InterSystems IRIS for Health™
1 February 2021, Business Wire

Epic to use InterSystems as data foundation for latest EHR release
13 October 2020, Healthcare IT News

InterSystems Releases New Version of InterSystems IRIS™ Data Platform
24 March 2020, Business Wire

InterSystems IRIS Data Platform reduces complexity for Epic customers
13 November 2020, TechTarget

InterSystems IRIS now generally available to Epic customers - Help Net Security
15 October 2020, Help Net Security

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Adabas Developer
Cybermedia Technologies (CTEC), Remote

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

Systems Analyst
Virginia Dept of Motor Vehicles, Richmond, VA

Mainframe Support
Avening Management and Technical Services, Quantico, VA

Adabas Developer
CTEC, Remote

InterSystems IRIS Integration Engineer (Remote)
North American Partners in Anesthesia, Remote

Core Development Program
InterSystems, Cambridge, MA

Applications Developer
InterSystems, Cambridge, MA

Solutions Development Program
InterSystems, Cambridge, MA

Developer
InterSystems, Cambridge, MA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

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.

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..

Vertica logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here