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

DBMS > AlaSQL vs. Derby

System Properties Comparison AlaSQL vs. Derby

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare AlaSQL and Derby with SQLite, MySQL and MongoDB.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAlaSQL  Xexclude from comparisonDerby infooften called Apache Derby, originally IBM Cloudscape; contained in the Java SDK as JavaDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionJavaScript DBMS libraryFull-featured RDBMS with a small footprint, either embedded into a Java application or used as a database server.
Primary database modelDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.54
Rank#201  Overall
#27  Document stores
#97  Relational DBMS
Score5.12
Rank#59  Overall
#34  Relational DBMS
Websitealasql.orgdb.apache.org/­derby
Technical documentationgithub.com/­agershun/­alasqldb.apache.org/­derby/­manuals/­index.html
DeveloperAndrey Gershun & Mathias R. WulffApache Software Foundation
Initial release20141997
Current release10.15.1.3, March 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT-LicenseOpen Source infoApache version 2
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaScriptJava
Server operating systemsserver-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)All OS with a Java VM
Data schemeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyes
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.noyes
Secondary indexesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLClose to SQL99, but no user access control, stored procedures and host language bindings.yes
APIs and other access methodsJavaScript APIJDBC
Supported programming languagesJavaScriptJava
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoJava Stored Procedures
Triggersyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMaster-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayes infoonly for local storage and DOM-storageACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infoby using IndexedDB, SQL.JS or proprietary FileStorageyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

More information provided by the system vendor

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
AlaSQLDerby infooften called Apache Derby, originally IBM Cloudscape; contained in the Java SDK as JavaDB
Recent citations in the news

Meet AlaSQL, a speedy SQL database for JavaScript
15 January 2019, JAXenter

DeskGap wants to be your go-to framework for building cross-platform desktop apps with web technologies
13 February 2019, JAXenter

SQLDelight 1.0 arrives with a complete rework
10 January 2019, JAXenter

QLBridge: A SQL runtime engine for Go
17 August 2018, JAXenter

Community welcomes potential Node.js and JavaScript unification with open arms
7 November 2018, JAXenter

provided by Google News

Six free databases with commercial-quality features
3 December 2012, Network World

Using Derby as a Network Database Server Engine | The Network Server Framework
21 September 2007, informIT

JDK 9 Is the End of the Road for Some Features
25 January 2017, DZone News

MySQL GUI Tools for Windows & Ubuntu/Linux: Top 10 Free & opensource
8 April 2019, H2S Media

How-to: Use the New Apache Oozie Database Migration Tool
12 November 2016, DZone News

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Web Front End Engineer
Artemis Consulting, Inc., Washington, DC

Senior Java Developer
Conduent, East Lansing, MI

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

Get your step-by-step guide comparing RDBMS to graph databases, including data models, query languages, and deployment strategies.

AllegroGraph logo

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

Redis logo

Start now with Redis Cloud
Secure, highly available Redis as a serverless, hosted, fully managed cloud service.
Sign up here.

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here