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

DBMS > Adabas vs. Hazelcast vs. Microsoft SQL Server

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Hazelcast vs. Microsoft SQL Server

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonHazelcast  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft SQL Server  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments infoused typically together with the Natural programming platformA widely adopted in-memory data gridMicrosofts relational DBMS
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSKey-value storeRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store infoJSON support with IMDG 3.12Document store
Graph DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.65
Rank#73  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score8.45
Rank#48  Overall
#6  Key-value stores
Score1059.72
Rank#3  Overall
#3  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­corporate/­products/­adabas_natural/­adabas/­default.htmlhazelcast.comwww.microsoft.com/­en-us/­sql-server
Technical documentationhazelcast.org/­imdg/­docsdocs.microsoft.com/­en-ie/­sql/­sql-server/­sql-server-technical-documentation
DeveloperSoftware AGHazelcastMicrosoft
Initial release197120081989
Current release4.0, February 2020SQL Server 2019, November 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2; commercial licenses availablecommercial inforestricted free version is available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaC++
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
All OS with a Java VMLinux
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeyes
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.noyes infothe object must implement a serialization strategyyes
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith add-on product Adabas SQL GatewaySQL-like query languageyes
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
SOAP-based API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
JCache
JPA
Memcached protocol
RESTful HTTP API
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
Tabular Data Stream (TDS)
Supported programming languagesNatural.Net
C#
C++
Clojure
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Scala
C#
C++
Delphi
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Visual Basic
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin Naturalyes infoEvent Listeners, Executor ServicesTransact SQL, .NET languages, R, Python and (with SQL Server 2019) Java
Triggersnoyes infoEventsyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas VistaShardingtables can be distributed across several files (horizontal partitioning); sharding through federation
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, with add-on product Event Replicatoryes infoReplicated Mapyes, but depending on the SQL-Server Edition
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency selectable by user infoRaft Consensus AlgorithmImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDone or two-phase-commit; repeatable reads; read commitedACID
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.noyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)Role-based access controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
Adabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"HazelcastMicrosoft SQL Server
Specific characteristicsHazelcast is an in-memory computing platform that runs applications with extremely...
» more
Competitive advantagesHazelcast has an optimized, multi-threaded architecture that enables the highest...
» more
Typical application scenariosHazelcast powers many types of large-scale, data processing applications. A sample...
» more
Key customersHazelcast customers include 50 of the world’s largest financial services companies,...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsHazelcast provides both open source and commercial software. The open source offering...
» 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 partiesNavicat for SQL Server gives you a fully graphical approach to database management and development.
» more

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

DBHawk: Secure access to SQL, NoSQL and Cloud databases with an all-in-one solution.
» more

Navicat Monitor is a safe, simple and agentless remote server monitoring tool for SQL Server and many other database management systems.
» 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"HazelcastMicrosoft SQL Server
DB-Engines blog posts

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

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

Microsoft SQL Server is the DBMS of the Year
4 January 2017, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

API lifecycle product means you can give data to the public and be secure too, says SoftwareAG
1 July 2020, iTWire

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

Database Management Software Market 2020: Potential Growth, Challenges, and Know the Companies List Could Potentially Benefit or Loose out From the Impact of COVID-19 | Key Players: IBM, SolarWinds, Oracle, SAP, Microsoft, etc. | InForGrowth
24 June 2020, 3rd Watch News

Database Management Software Market 2020 Global Key Players, Size, Trends, Applications & Growth – Analysis to 2026 - Press Release
12 June 2020, Digital Journal

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

provided by Google News

Latest News 2020: In-Memory Data Grid Market by Coronavirus-COVID19 Impact Analysis With Top Manufacturers Analysis | Top Players: Oracle, IBM, Hazelcast, Scale Out Software, Tibco Software, etc. | InForGrowth
16 June 2020, Jewish Life News

IN-MEMORY COMPUTING (IMC) MARKET 2020 KEY VENDORS ANALYSIS WITH INDUSTRY OPPORTUNITIES: IBM, ORACLE, SAP, ALTIBASE, GIGA SPACES, HAZELCAST, MICROSOFT| FORECAST REPORT TILL 2026
2 July 2020, Apsters News

Hazelcast raises $50 million to deliver speedy in-memory compute services
12 February 2020, VentureBeat

Hazelcast Simplifies High-Performance Stream Processing for Edge Computing Environments
13 May 2020, PRNewswire

Hazelcast Announces Managed Service for Simplified Management of Multi-Cloud and Cloud-to-Edge Applications
31 March 2020, PRNewswire

provided by Google News

Securing SQL Server
30 June 2020, iProgrammer

Free Azure replica for SQL Server with DH2i
30 June 2020, OnTechEdge

TCPA: SQL Server’s Does Not Make Dialing System an ATDS
17 June 2020, The National Law Review

The SQL Server and Azure SQL Connector for Apache Spark is now available on GitHub
22 June 2020, Neowin

Adverity Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace
1 July 2020, ExchangeWire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

ADABAS DBA & Systems Programmer
Ensono, Remote

IT SPECIALIST (APPSW)
US Department of the Interior, Lakewood, CO

Natural/Adabas Developer
NTT DATA Services, New York, NY

Mainframe Migration Specialist – Financial Services
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Remote

Data Center Operations
Larsen & Toubro Infotech Limited, United States

Pega Administrator
Kalven Technologies, Washington, DC

Java Developers
Nithya Information Systems, Ann Arbor, MI

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

Software Engineer, UI
Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Santa Clara, CA

Sr. Performance Engineer- 201341
Ellie Mae, Pleasanton, CA

SQL Server Engineer
Atlassian, Georgetown, TX

SQL Server Developer
Hotel Connections, Scottsdale, AZ

SQL Server DBA
Hotel Connections, Scottsdale, AZ

Advisor Analytics
CVS Health, Scottsdale, AZ

Sql Server Developer
SDH Systems, Redmond, WA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

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.

Datastax Astra logo

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

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Present your product here