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DBMS > AlaSQL vs. SAP HANA vs. VoltDB

System Properties Comparison AlaSQL vs. SAP HANA vs. VoltDB

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NameAlaSQL  Xexclude from comparisonSAP HANA  Xexclude from comparisonVoltDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionJavaScript DBMS libraryIn-memory, column based data store. Available as appliance or cloud serviceDistributed In-Memory NewSQL RDBMS infoUsed for OLTP applications with a high frequency of relatively simple transactions, that can hold all their data in memory
Primary database modelDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Graph DBMS infowith SAP Hana, Enterprise Edition
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Score0.48
Rank#204  Overall
#28  Document stores
#98  Relational DBMS
Score55.54
Rank#21  Overall
#13  Relational DBMS
Score1.81
Rank#114  Overall
#58  Relational DBMS
Websitealasql.orgwww.sap.com/­products/­hana.htmlwww.voltdb.com
Technical documentationgithub.com/­agershun/­alasqlhelp.sap.com/­hanadocs.voltdb.com
DeveloperAndrey Gershun & Mathias R. WulffSAPVoltDB Inc.
Initial release201420102010
Current release2.0 SPS04, April 20199.0, April 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMIT-LicensecommercialOpen Source infoAGPL for Community Edition, commercial license for Enterprise, AWS, and Pro Editions
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono infoalso available as a cloud based serviceno
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Implementation languageJavaScriptJava, C++
Server operating systemsserver-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)Appliance or cloud-serviceLinux
OS X infofor development
Data schemeschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyesyes
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.nono
Secondary indexesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLClose to SQL99, but no user access control, stored procedures and host language bindings.yesyes infoonly a subset of SQL 99
APIs and other access methodsJavaScript APIJDBC
ODBC
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
JDBC
Supported programming languagesJavaScriptC#
C++
Erlang infonot officially supported
Go
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoSQLScript, RJava
Triggersyesyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneyesSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneyesMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesno infoFOREIGN KEY constraints are not supported
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayes infoonly for local storage and DOM-storageACIDACID infoTransactions are executed single-threaded within stored procedures
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoData access is serialized by the server
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infoby using IndexedDB, SQL.JS or proprietary FileStorageyesyes infoSnapshots and command logging
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnoyesUsers and roles with access to stored procedures

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