DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Aerospike vs. EsgynDB vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. Quasardb vs. SAP SQL Anywhere

System Properties Comparison Aerospike vs. EsgynDB vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. Quasardb vs. SAP SQL Anywhere

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAerospike infopreviously called Citrusleaf  Xexclude from comparisonEsgynDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft SQL Server  Xexclude from comparisonQuasardb  Xexclude from comparisonSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server Anywhere  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFlash-optimized In-memory NoSQL DatabaseEnterprise-class SQL-on-Hadoop solution, powered by Apache TrafodionMicrosofts flagship relational DBMSDistributed, high-performance timeseries databaseRDBMS database and synchronization technologies for server, desktop, remote office, and mobile environments
Primary database modelKey-value storeRelational DBMSRelational DBMSTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument storeDocument store
Graph DBMS
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score5.44
Rank#71  Overall
#10  Key-value stores
Score0.23
Rank#281  Overall
#130  Relational DBMS
Score954.29
Rank#3  Overall
#3  Relational DBMS
Score0.14
Rank#300  Overall
#25  Time Series DBMS
Score5.77
Rank#68  Overall
#38  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.aerospike.comwww.esgyn.cnwww.microsoft.com/­en-us/­sql-serverquasardb.netwww.sap.com/­products/­sql-anywhere.html
Technical documentationwww.aerospike.com/­docsdocs.microsoft.com/­en-US/­sql/­sql-serverdoc.quasardb.nethelp.sap.com/­sql-anywhere
Social network pagesFacebookLinkedInTwitter
DeveloperAerospikeEsgynMicrosoftquasardbSAP infoformerly Sybase
Initial release20122015198920091992
Current release5.6.0.3, May 2021SQL Server 2019, November 20193.1, January 201917, July 2015
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache and AGPL Licenses; open sourced in June 2014; commercial Enterprise Edition availablecommercialcommercial inforestricted free version is availablecommercial infoFree community edition, Non-profit organizations and non-commercial usage are eligible for free licensescommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageCC++, JavaC++C++
Server operating systemsLinuxLinuxLinux
Windows
BSD
Linux
OS X
Windows
AIX
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyesyesschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes infointeger and binaryyes
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.nonoyesnoyes
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes infowith tagsyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesyesSQL-like query languageyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
Proprietary protocol
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
Tabular Data Stream (TDS)
HTTP APIADO.NET
HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
All languages supporting JDBC/ODBC/ADO.NetC#
C++
Delphi
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Visual Basic
.Net
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
C
C#
C++
Delphi
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infowith LuaJava Stored ProceduresTransact SQL, .NET languages, R, Python and (with SQL Server 2019) Javanoyes, in C/C++, Java, .Net or Perl
Triggersnonoyesnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingtables can be distributed across several files (horizontal partitioning); sharding through federationSharding infoconsistent hashingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorMulti-source replication between multi datacentersyes, but depending on the SQL-Server EditionSource-replica replication with selectable replication factorSource-replica replication infoDatabase mirroring
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoAerospike Aggregation Framework is similar to Map/Reduceyesnowith Hadoop integrationno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency in cross-datacenter configuration and Immediate Consistency in local cluster configurationImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyesnoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic execution of operationsACIDACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infoby using LevelDByes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnoyesyes infoTransient modeyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles infowith Enterprise Edition onlyfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardCryptographically strong user authentication and audit trailfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
Aerospike infopreviously called CitrusleafEsgynDBMicrosoft SQL ServerQuasardbSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server Anywhere
Specific characteristicsAerospike is an enterprise-class, NoSQL database solution delivering predictable...
» more
High-performance , high-speed, fully integrated timeseries database Seamlessly combines...
» more
Competitive advantagesOptimized for use with SSDs (solid-state hard drives) Scales horizontally and vertically...
» more
High performance in a cost-effective small package Real-time results for even large...
» more
Typical application scenariosAerospike excels in mission-critical applications that have mixed read/write workloads...
» more
Tick database Predictive maintenance Pre-deal checks Large scale monitoring
» more
Key customersNielsen, Williams-Sonoma, Inmobi, AppNexus, Telco (confidential), Financial Services...
» more
Large EU investment banks US based hedge funds Orolia Tellmeplus
» more
Market metricsAerospike's combination of speed, scalability, and reliability delivers 10x performance...
» more
Has been running in very demanding production environments since 2013 Rapid adoption...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsSubscription-based Enterprise Edition and free, open-source Community Edition
» more
Community edition limited to 2 nodes and 16 GiB of storage per node available for...
» more
News

Get the Aerospike Experience at AWS re:Invent 2021
23 November 2021

Aerospike and AWS Team Up on Ad Tech
10 November 2021

Aerospike and AWS Deliver Real-Time Cloud Data Solution for Ad Tech
10 November 2021

The Aerospike Standup Vol. 41
10 November 2021

New Aerospike Benchmark Demonstrates Real-time Performance at Petabyte Scale on Just 20 AWS Nodes with Intel Processors
9 November 2021

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 partiesSQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
» more

Navicat Monitor is a safe, simple and agentless remote server monitoring tool for SQL Server and many other database management systems.
» more

Navicat for SQL Server gives you a fully graphical approach to database management and development.
» more

Fivetran: Quickly and easily centralize your on-premise and cloud databases.
» more

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

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
Aerospike infopreviously called CitrusleafEsgynDBMicrosoft SQL ServerQuasardbSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server Anywhere
DB-Engines blog posts

Evaluating Hbase and Aerospike Solutions for Real-time System of Record
17 March 2020,  Srini Srinivasan, Aerospike (sponsor) 

show all

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

Aerospike and AWS Deliver Real-Time Cloud Data Solution for Ad Tech
10 November 2021, Business Wire

InfluxData makes time series dev-friendly
1 November 2021, ZDNet

Aerospike 5.7 Strengthens the Real-Time Data Platform
15 September 2021, Database Trends and Applications

New Aerospike Petabyte Scale Benchmark Runs Real-Time Operational Workloads on Just 20 AWS Nodes with Intel Processors
19 August 2021, Business Wire

Aerospike Announces Strategy Giving Enterprises Instant Access to Any Data at Petabyte Scale
5 May 2021, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Introducing SQL Server 2022: Top 3 New Features Announced at Microsoft Ignite
2 November 2021, Redmondmag.com

SQL Performance Tuning Best Practices
28 October 2021, Server Watch

Microsoft SQL Server 2017 Connector Comes to Google Data Studio
5 November 2021, CMSWire

Clumio extends protection to SQL Server on Amazon EC2
10 November 2021, TechTarget

Clumio Protect Expands to Microsoft SQL Server
23 November 2021, CRN

provided by Google News

QuestDB gets $12M Series A funding amid growing interest in time-series databases
3 November 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Time Series Databases Software Market 2021-2026 Detailed Analysis and Growth Strategies, Regional and Recent Scenario Analysis
16 November 2021, Northwest Diamond Notes

Real-time analytics database startup Imply raises $70M in Series C funding
16 June 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Amazon Timestream time series database generally available
2 October 2020, TechTarget

Gartner Names Three 2020 Cool Vendors in Data Management
30 October 2020, Solutions Review

provided by Google News

SAP SQL Anywhere
3 April 2018, TechTarget

SAP SQL Anywhere upgrade hits IoT, mobility, data security
23 July 2015, TechTarget

SAP gives SQL Anywhere a new IoT injection
16 July 2015, Computerworld

Rimini Streets adds support for open source databases -
3 September 2021, Enterprise Times

Top Data Management Platforms & Systems 2021 | ESF
22 July 2021, Enterprise Storage Forum

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

PRINCIPAL DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR
Fidelity Investments, Westlake, TX

Senior Database Administrator
Fidelity Investments, Westlake, TX

Database Reliability Engineer
PayPal, Scottsdale, AZ

Database Engineer
PayPal, Scottsdale, AZ

Sr. Database Engineer
Early Warning Services, Scottsdale, AZ

Manager, Solution Architecture - Project Omnia
Deloitte, Bentonville, AR

Manager, Solution Architect - DAS Project Omnia
Deloitte, Tallahassee, FL

SQL Server Developer - Telecommute
UnitedHealth Group, Minnetonka, MN

SQL Server Developer
Software Labs, Flushing, NY

SQL Server Developer & Architect
AT&T, Atlanta, GA

SQL Server Developer
Intone Networks, Los Angeles, CA

Sql Server Developer
SDH Systems, Redmond, WA

Junior Server and Network Technician
Association For Energy Affordability, Inc., Bronx, NY

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB free.

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

Present your product here