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. SAP IQ vs. ScyllaDB

System Properties Comparison Aerospike vs. SAP IQ vs. ScyllaDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAerospike infopreviously called Citrusleaf  Xexclude from comparisonSAP IQ infoformer name: Sybase IQ  Xexclude from comparisonScyllaDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFlash-optimized In-memory NoSQL DatabaseColumnar RDBMS optimized for Big Data analyticsCassandra and DynamoDB compatible wide column store
Primary database modelKey-value storeRelational DBMS infocolumn-orientedKey-value store
Wide column store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score5.30
Rank#65  Overall
#8  Key-value stores
Score4.82
Rank#74  Overall
#41  Relational DBMS
Score3.17
Rank#92  Overall
#15  Key-value stores
#8  Wide column stores
Websitewww.aerospike.comwww.sap.com/­products/­sybase-iq-big-data-management.htmlwww.scylladb.com
Technical documentationwww.aerospike.com/­docshelp.sap.com/­iqdocs.scylladb.com
DeveloperAerospikeSAP, formerly SybaseScyllaDB
Initial release201219942015
Current release5.6.0.3, May 202116.1 SPS04, April 2019Scylla Open Source 4.3, January 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache and AGPL Licenses; open sourced in June 2014; commercial Enterprise Edition availablecommercialOpen Source infoOpen Source (AGPL), commercial license 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.
Scylla Cloud: Create real-time applications that run at global scale with Scylla Cloud, the industry’s most powerful NoSQL DBaaS
Implementation languageCC++
Server operating systemsLinuxAIX
HP-UX
Linux
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Data schemeschema-freeyesschema-free
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.nonono
Secondary indexesyesyesyes infocluster global secondary indices
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesSQL-like DML and DDL statements (CQL)
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
Proprietary protocol
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Proprietary protocol (CQL) infocompatible with CQL (Cassandra Query Language, an SQL-like language)
RESTful HTTP API (DynamoDB compatible)
Thrift
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
C
C#
C++
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
For CQL interface: C#, C++, Clojure, Erlang, Go, Haskell, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Rust, Scala
For DynamoDB interface: .Net, ColdFusion, Erlang, Groovy, Java, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infowith Luayesyes, Lua
Triggersnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingshared disk or shared nothing architectures with SAP IQ MultiplexerSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesselectable replication factorSAP/Sybase Replication Serverselectable replication factor infoRepresentation of geographical distribution of servers is possible
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoAerospike Aggregation Framework is similar to Map/ReduceHadoop integrationno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency in cross-datacenter configuration and Immediate Consistency in local cluster configurationImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Tunable Consistency infocan be individually decided for each write operation
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataAtomic execution of operationsACIDno infoAtomicity and isolation are supported for single operations
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.yesnoyes infoin-memory tables
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles infowith Enterprise Edition onlyfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardAccess rights for users can be defined per object
More information provided by the system vendor
Aerospike infopreviously called CitrusleafSAP IQ infoformer name: Sybase IQScyllaDB
Specific characteristicsAerospike is an enterprise-class, NoSQL database solution delivering predictable...
» more
Scylla is a highly-available, highly-scalable, highly-performant NoSQL database....
» more
Competitive advantagesOptimized for use with SSDs (solid-state hard drives) Scales horizontally and vertically...
» more
Highly-performant (efficiently utilizes full resources of a node and network; millions...
» more
Typical application scenariosAerospike excels in mission-critical applications that have mixed read/write workloads...
» more
AdTech ( AdGear , AppMonet , Dstillery , FullContact , MediaMath , Numberly , SAS...
» more
Key customersNielsen, Williams-Sonoma, Inmobi, AppNexus, Telco (confidential), Financial Services...
» more
Comcast, Grab, OlaCabs, Yahoo! Japan, IMVU, Adgear, Xandr, Zenly, Natura, Snapfish,...
» 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
Scylla Open Source - free open source software (AGPL) Scylla Enterprise - subscription-based...
» 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 CitrusleafSAP IQ infoformer name: Sybase IQScyllaDB
DB-Engines blog posts

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

show all

Conferences and events

Scylla University LIVE (EMEA and APAC)
12PM-4PM GMT / 2PM-6PM CEST / 5:30PM-9:30PM IST, 28 July 2021

Scylla University LIVE (AMERICAS)
9AM-1PM PT / 12PM-4PM ET / 1PM-5PM BRT, 29 July 2021

Recent citations in the news

Aerospike Expands Partner Program to Meet Demand for its Real-Time Data Platform
16 July 2021, Database Trends and Applications

Aerospike Expands Accelerate Partner Program to Meet Demand for the Company's Real-Time Data Platform
15 July 2021, Business Wire

There's a NoSQL Database for That
22 July 2021, Datanami

Aerospike Adds Expressions to Next-Generation NoSQL Database 5
18 November 2020, Business Wire

Starburst Backs Data Mesh Architecture datanami.com
2 July 2021, Datanami

provided by Google News

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

SAP : 2021 Half-Year Report
21 July 2021, Marketscreener.com

SAP HANA Cloud Offers High-Performance Management of Data for Users
20 April 2021, Inside SAP Magazine

SAP Unveils New Services in SAP HANA Cloud
28 April 2021, Database Trends and Applications

A look inside the SAP IQ column-oriented database
10 March 2016, TechTarget

provided by Google News

ScyllaDB Announces Scylla Enterprise 2021 NoSQL Database
20 May 2021, GlobeNewswire

ScyllaDB Unveils 'Monstrous' New Capabilities for Its NoSQL
12 January 2021, GlobeNewswire

There's a NoSQL Database for That
22 July 2021, Datanami

ScyllaDB Announces Scylla Enterprise 2020 NoSQL Database
19 August 2020, GlobeNewswire

Innovative Spirit Shines at 2021 Scylla User Awards
13 January 2021, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Senior Database Administrator
Fidelity Investments, Westlake, TX

Sr. Database Administrator
AT&T, New York, NY

Vice President of Product (Software)
InterVenn, South San Francisco, CA

Database Reliability Engineer 3 (Oracle)
PayPal, Austin, TX

Principal Database Administrator
Fidelity Investments, Durham, NC

Vice President - ENGG5216549
Goldman Sachs, Salt Lake City, UT

Junior Data Strategy Analyst (JDSA)*
National Capitol Contracting (NCC), Puget Sound, WA

SAP ILM & Data Archiving Manager
Accenture, Seattle, WA

Sr. Database Engineer (Engineering)
Morgan Stanley, Alpharetta, GA

Senior Software Engineer - Storage Infrastructure
Discord, San Francisco, CA

Senior Infrastructure Engineer (Remote CA, NY, TX)
OneSignal, San Mateo, CA

Developer Advocate
ScyllaDB, California

Senior Systems Engineer
SpotX, Broomfield, CO

Senior Software Engineer - Backend
Restream, Remote

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

AllegroGraph logo

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

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.

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 5 GB free..

Neo4j logo

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

Present your product here