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System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. TerarkDB
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|Name||Adabas denotes "adaptable data base" Xexclude from comparison||TerarkDB Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||OLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments used typically together with the Natural programming platform||A key-value store forked from RocksDB with advanced compression algorithms. It can be used standalone or as a storage engine for MySQL and MongoDB|
|Primary database model||Multivalue DBMS||Key-value store|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||commercial restricted open source version available|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no|
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|Server operating systems||BS2000|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||no|
|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|
|APIs and other access methods||HTTP API with add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway|
SOAP-based API with add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
|Supported programming languages||Natural||C++|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||in Natural||no|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||yes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas Vista||none|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||yes, with add-on product Event Replicator||none|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||no|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||ACID||no|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||no||yes|
|User concepts Access control||only with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)||no|
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|Adabas denotes "adaptable data base"||TerarkDB|
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