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

DBMS > Adabas vs. Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse vs. NCache vs. PouchDB vs. Splunk

System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse vs. NCache vs. PouchDB vs. Splunk

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAdabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse  Xexclude from comparisonNCache  Xexclude from comparisonPouchDB  Xexclude from comparisonSplunk  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionOLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments infoused typically together with the Natural programming platformElastic, large scale data warehouse service leveraging the broad eco-system of SQL ServerNCache is a 100% .NET / .NET Core Open Source in-memory distributed cache.JavaScript DBMS with an API inspired by CouchDBAnalytics Platform for Big Data
Primary database modelMultivalue DBMSRelational DBMSKey-value storeDocument storeSearch engine
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Search engine infoUsing distributed Lucene
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.51
Rank#70  Overall
#1  Multivalue DBMS
Score9.64
Rank#43  Overall
#27  Relational DBMS
Score0.89
Rank#160  Overall
#27  Key-value stores
Score2.92
Rank#87  Overall
#16  Document stores
Score88.52
Rank#12  Overall
#2  Search engines
Websitewww.softwareag.com/­corporate/­products/­adabas_natural/­adabas/­default.htmlazure.microsoft.com/­services/­sql-data-warehousewww.alachisoft.com/­ncachepouchdb.comwww.splunk.com
Technical documentationdocs.microsoft.com/­azure/­sql-data-warehousewww.alachisoft.com/­resources/­docspouchdb.com/­guidesdocs.splunk.com/­Documentation/­Splunk
DeveloperSoftware AGMicrosoftAlachisoftApache Software FoundationSplunk Inc.
Initial release19712016200520122003
Current release5.0, May 20197.1.1, June 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen Source infoEnterprise Edition availableOpen Sourcecommercial infoLimited free edition and free developer edition available
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.
Implementation languageC++C#, .NET, .NET CoreJavaScript
Server operating systemsBS2000
Linux
Unix
Windows
z/OS
z/VSE
hostedLinux
Windows
server-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesyesschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyespartial infoSupported data types are Lists, Queues, Hashsets, Dictionary and Counternoyes
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.nonononoyes
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes infovia viewsyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith add-on product Adabas SQL GatewayyesSQL-like query syntax and LINQ for searching the cache. Cache Synchronization with SQL Server using SQL dependency.nono infoSplunk Search Processing Language for search commands
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
SOAP-based API infowith add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
IDistributedCache
JCache
LINQ
Proprietary native API
HTTP REST infoonly for PouchDB Server
JavaScript API
HTTP REST
Supported programming languagesNaturalC#
Java
PHP
.Net
.Net Core
C#
Java
Visual Basic.NET
JavaScriptC#
Java
JavaScript
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresin NaturalTransact SQLno infosupport for stored procedures with SQL-Server CLRView functions in JavaScriptyes
Triggersnonoyes infoNotificationsyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesyes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas VistaSharding, horizontal partitioningyesSharding infowith a proxy-based framework, named couchdb-loungeSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, with add-on product Event Replicatoryesyes, with selectable consistency levelMaster-master replication infoalso with CouchDB databases
Master-slave replication infoalso with CouchDB databases
Master-master replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyesyesyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Strong Eventual Consistency over WAN with Conflict Resolution using Bridge Topology
Eventual ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesnonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDoptimistic locking and pessimistic lockingnono infoA 'Transaction' in Splunk has a different meaning: grouping related events into a single one for later searching
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infoby using IndexedDB, WebSQL or LevelDB as backendyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlonly with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)yesAuthentication to access the cache via Active Directory/LDAP (possible roles: user, administrator)noAccess rights for users and roles
More information provided by the system vendor
Adabas infodenotes "adaptable data base"Microsoft Azure SQL Data WarehouseNCachePouchDBSplunk
Specific characteristicsNCache has been the market leader in .NET Distributed Caching since 2005 . NCache...
» more
Competitive advantagesNCache is 100% .NET/ .NET Core based which fully supports ASP.NET Core Sessions ,...
» more
Typical application scenariosNCache enables industries like retail, finance, banking IoT, travel, ecommerce, healthcare...
» more
Key customersBank of America, Citi, Natures Way, Charter Spectrum, Barclays, Henry Schein, GBM,...
» more
Market metricsMarket Leader in .NET Distributed Caching since 2005.
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsNCache Open Source is free on an as-is basis without any support. NCache Enterprise...
» more
News

Deploying NCache in Azure Kubernetes Service
26 March 2020

Scale Microservices Performance with Distributed Caching
19 March 2020

Using Distributed Data Structures in NCache
11 March 2020

Using NCache as a JSON Store
25 February 2020

Understanding Multi-Datacenter WAN Replication in NCache
19 February 2020

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"Microsoft Azure SQL Data WarehouseNCachePouchDBSplunk
DB-Engines blog posts

Cloud-based DBMS's popularity grows at high rates
12 December 2019, Paul Andlinger

Azure SQL Data Warehouse, the hub for a trusted and performance optimized cloud data warehouse
1 November 2017,  Arnaud Comet, Microsoft (sponsor) 

show all

New kids on the block: database management systems implemented in JavaScript
1 December 2014, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Enterprise Search Engines almost double their popularity in the last 12 months
2 July 2014, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

A Global Digital Media Network
18 March 2020, Digital Journal

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

Software AG: It's Starting To Feel A Lot Like A Turnaround
4 March 2020, Seeking Alpha

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

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

provided by Google News

Analytics Moves To The Cloud, And IBM i Data Goes With It
11 March 2020, IT Jungle

Aginity to Bring the Power of Analytics Management to Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 August 2019, PRNewswire

Azure Synapse Analytics combines data warehouse, lake and pipelines
4 November 2019, ZDNet

Code-free modern data warehouse using Azure SQL DW and Data Factory - Microsoft
26 April 2019, Channel 9

Microsoft Announces Azure Synapse for Data Warehousing and Analytics
20 November 2019, InfoQ.com

provided by Google News

How to use NCache in ASP.Net Core
25 February 2019, InfoWorld

NCache Distributed Cache for .NET Gets Open Sourced
28 January 2015, Visual Studio Magazine

Basic NCache is Now Open Source
10 March 2015, InfoQ.com

In-Memory Key-Value Databases: NCache (Initial Evaluation)
31 October 2018, GameDev.net

Velocity: Microsoft's Distributed In-Memory Cache
4 June 2008, InfoQ.com

provided by Google News

Getting Started with PouchDB Client-Side JavaScript Database
7 September 2016, SitePoint

Create Offline Web Apps Using Service Workers & PouchDB
7 March 2017, SitePoint

Synchronizing Offline App Data with PouchDB
25 September 2015, SitePoint

13 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last three weeks including Mi Browser, Microsoft Remote Desktop, and Yahoo OneSearch (2/22/20 - 3/14/20)
14 March 2020, Android Police

Boost Note: Open-Source Note Taking App's New Version Is out Now
7 January 2020, Yahoo Finance

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Mainframe Programmer Analyst
LOGIXTech Solutions, Jackson, MS

Natural Software Developer (ADABAS)
GroupA, West Sacramento, CA

Natural/Mainframe/Adabas Programmer Analyst
Ajna Infotech, Jackson, MS

Adabas Admin
Tanisha Systems Inc., Charlotte, NC

ADABAS Admin
IDC, Charlotte, NC

Junior Azure Developer
TCS, Bentonville, AR

Azure Developer
VedaInfo, Bentonville, AR

Azure Cloud Engineer
VedaInfo, Bentonville, AR

Azure Data Architect- Secret Clearance
Ironclad Technnology Services, Remote

Azure Data Technologist
Slalom Consulting, Seattle, WA

Technical Project Manager
Alachisoft, Dallas, TX

Inside Sales & Biz Dev
Alachisoft, Dallas, TX

Regional Sales Director
Alachisoft, Dallas, TX

Strategic Partner Manager
Alachisoft, Dallas, TX

Director of Enterprise Sales
Alachisoft, Dallas, TX

Senior Software Engineer
PHIflow, LLC, New York, NY

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

MariaDB logo

How do MariaDB, Oracle MySQL and EnterpriseDB compare?
Get the white paper to
learn more.

Datastax Luna logo

Simple, subscription-based support for open source
Apache Cassandra™ from the Cassandra experts.
Learn more.

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

Present your product here