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

DBMS > AlaSQL vs. Firebird

System Properties Comparison AlaSQL vs. Firebird

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

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

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAlaSQL  Xexclude from comparisonFirebird  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionJavaScript DBMS libraryFirebird is an open source RDBMS forked from Borland's InterBase
Primary database modelDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.39
Rank#218  Overall
#31  Document stores
#105  Relational DBMS
Score21.40
Rank#30  Overall
#18  Relational DBMS
Websitealasql.orgwww.firebirdsql.org
Technical documentationgithub.com/­agershun/­alasqlwww.firebirdsql.org/­en/­reference-manuals
DeveloperAndrey Gershun & Mathias R. WulffFirebird Foundation
Initial release20142000 infoAs fork of Borland's InterBase
Current release3.0.4, October 2018
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT-LicenseOpen Source infoInitial Developer's Public License
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 languageJavaScriptC and C++
Server operating systemsserver-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)AIX
FreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
server-less infoFirebird Embedded Server
Solaris
Unix
Windows
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.no
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 APIC/C++ API
OLE DB
ADO.NET
JDBC infoJaybird
ODBC
Supported programming languagesJavaScriptC
C#
C++
Delphi
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoPSQL
Triggersyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnonenone infoavailable via 3rd party products
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnone
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 infoFeatures a multi-generational MVCC architecture, readers do not block writers
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.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlnoUsers with fine-grained authorization concept

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
AlaSQLFirebird
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

IJS Conference – A Journey into Node.js Internals
2 September 2019, JAXenter

International JavaScript Conference 2019: Early bird special
11 July 2019, JAXenter

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

provided by Google News

The Ultimate Open Source Database List Profiling 16 Software Tools
30 May 2019, Solutions Review

Condensing Boilers Market to witness astonishing growth with Key Players | Daikin, KD Navien, Wayne Combustion, Grant
14 October 2019, Statsflash

First Ride: Norco's New 2020 Optic is Short on Travel, But Big on Fun
15 October 2019, Pinkbike.com

The Firebird Project's Firebird Relational Database
29 July 2016, Linux Journal

EF Core Database Providers
4 January 2019, InfoQ.com

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Senior Enterprise Data Base Administrator
T.D. Williamson, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT

Application Support Specialist
KARL STORZ, Chicago, IL

Software Support Technician
Component Control Com Inc., San Diego, CA

IT Subject Matter Expert II_Lorton, VA
Ho-Chunk, Lorton, VA

Moorestown, NJ - Software Engineer Associate
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION, Mount Laurel, NJ

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

Couchbase logo

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

AllegroGraph logo

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

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

Present your product here