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

DBMS > Aerospike vs. Google Search Appliance vs. IBM Db2 warehouse vs. STSdb

System Properties Comparison Aerospike vs. Google Search Appliance vs. IBM Db2 warehouse vs. STSdb

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAerospike infopreviously called Citrusleaf  Xexclude from comparisonGoogle Search Appliance  Xexclude from comparisonIBM Db2 warehouse infoformerly named IBM dashDB  Xexclude from comparisonSTSdb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFlash-optimized In-memory NoSQL DatabaseThe Google Search Appliance consists of hardware and software for indexing documents in local networks.Cloud-based data warehousing serviceKey-Value Store with special method for indexing infooptimized for high performance using a special indexing method
Primary database modelKey-value storeSearch engineRelational DBMSKey-value store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score6.94
Rank#50  Overall
#7  Key-value stores
Score2.62
Rank#95  Overall
#11  Search engines
Score1.84
Rank#118  Overall
#57  Relational DBMS
Score0.08
Rank#296  Overall
#48  Key-value stores
Websitewww.aerospike.comenterprise.google.com/­search/­products/­gsa.htmlwww.ibm.com/­products/­db2-warehousestssoft.com/­products/­stsdb-4-0
Technical documentationwww.aerospike.com/­docssupport.google.com/­gsa
DeveloperAerospikeGoogleIBMSTS Soft SC
Initial release2012200220142011
Current release4.8.0.3, January 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache and AGPL Licenses; open sourced in June 2014; commercial Enterprise Edition availablecommercialcommercialOpen Source infoGPLv2, commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageCC#
Server operating systemsLinuxhostedWindows
Data schemeschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes infoprimitive types and user defined types (classes)
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.nonono infoImport/export of XML data possible
Secondary indexesyesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoyesno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
Proprietary protocol
Administrative API
Browser interface
HTTP API
.NET Client API
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
.NET Client API
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
C#
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infowith LuaPL/SQL, SQL PLno
Triggersnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorMaster-slave replicationyesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoAerospike Aggregation Framework is similar to Map/Reducenonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency in cross-datacenter configuration and Immediate Consistency in local cluster configurationImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonoyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic execution of operationsACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles infowith Enterprise Edition onlyUser authentication via various security protocolsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardno
More information provided by the system vendor
Aerospike infopreviously called CitrusleafGoogle Search ApplianceIBM Db2 warehouse infoformerly named IBM dashDBSTSdb
Specific characteristicsAerospike is an enterprise-class, NoSQL database solution delivering predictable...
» more
Competitive advantagesOptimized for use with SSDs (solid-state hard drives) Scales horizontally and vertically...
» more
Typical application scenariosAerospike excels in mission-critical applications that have mixed read/write workloads...
» more
Key customersNielsen, Williams-Sonoma, Inmobi, AppNexus, Telco (confidential), Financial Services...
» more
Market metricsAerospike's combination of speed, scalability, and reliability delivers 10x performance...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsSubscription-based Enterprise Edition and free, open-source Community Edition
» 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
Aerospike infopreviously called CitrusleafGoogle Search ApplianceIBM Db2 warehouse infoformerly named IBM dashDBSTSdb
DB-Engines blog posts

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

show all

Recent citations in the news

Aerospike Hyperscale Database: Product Overview and Insight
24 March 2020, eWeek

Aerospike Adopts Cloud Native Standards with Cloud Offering
24 March 2020, Datanami

Aerospike Debuts Aerospike Cloud
24 March 2020, Business Wire

Dremio raises a $70M Series C and Aerospike Cloud launches, as data companies maintain their momentum
26 March 2020, ZDNet

Aerospike Debuts Aerospike Cloud Based on Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) Standards
24 March 2020, Database Trends and Applications

provided by Google News

Why Google Search Console & Google Analytics Data Never Matches
2 April 2020, Search Engine Journal

Google: We Have No Mechanism To Block Indexing Parts Of Pages
12 March 2020, Search Engine Roundtable

So Long Google Search Appliance
4 February 2016, Fortune

Google Search Appliance May Be Gone, But Category Lives On
27 May 2016, Fortune

What is a Google Search Appliance?
8 January 2014, TechRepublic

provided by Google News

RIP Netezza, IBM’s FPGA-powered data warehousing dream
3 July 2019, The Register

Top 8 Cloud Data Warehouses
10 September 2019, Datamation

IBM brings its Db2 database into the modern AI-driven era
4 June 2019, SiliconANGLE News

IBM Infuses Db2 with AI to Bring Data Science and Database Management Under One Platform
16 July 2019, MarTech Series

IBM Says 100+ of its Software Offerings Will Now Run on Any Cloud
1 August 2019, Computer Business Review

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Solutions Architects - NoSQL and In-Memory Database
Amazon Web Services, Inc., United States

Staff Database Engineer
Visa, Austin, TX

Software Engineer - Java
NFuzionIT, Scottsdale, AZ

Director of Product, Ecosystems
Aerospike, Mountain View, CA

Dev Ops Engineer
PromoteIQ, New York, NY

IT Architect
New York City DEPT OF INFO TECH & TELECOMM, Brooklyn, NY

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 Luna logo

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

RavenDB logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here