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

DBMS > Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL vs. GBase vs. JaguarDB vs. PostgreSQL vs. Transbase

System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL vs. GBase vs. JaguarDB vs. PostgreSQL vs. Transbase

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAlibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL infoformer name was HybridDB  Xexclude from comparisonGBase  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonPostgreSQL  Xexclude from comparisonTransbase  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn online MPP (Massively Parallel Processing) data warehousing service based on GreenplumAn analytical database for business intelligence with large customers in China.Performant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applicationsWidely used open source RDBMS infoDeveloped as objectoriented DBMS (Postgres), gradually enhanced with 'standards' like SQLA resource-optimized, high-performance, universally applicable RDBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSKey-value storeRelational DBMS infowith object oriented extensions, e.g.: user defined types/functions and inheritance. Handling of key/value pairs with hstore module.Relational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.56
Rank#223  Overall
#108  Relational DBMS
Score0.98
Rank#170  Overall
#84  Relational DBMS
Score0.05
Rank#327  Overall
#55  Key-value stores
Score555.06
Rank#4  Overall
#4  Relational DBMS
Score0.23
Rank#274  Overall
#127  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­hybriddb-postgresqlwww.gbase8a.comwww.datajaguar.comwww.postgresql.orgwww.transaction.de/­en/­solutions/­transbase-resource-optimized-high-performance-database
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­doc-detail/­35387.htmwww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpwww.postgresql.org/­docs/­manualswww.transaction.de/­en/­transbase-inside
DeveloperAlibaba / Pivotal Software Inc. / PostgreSQL Global Development GroupDataJaguar, Inc.PostgreSQL Global Development Group infowww.postgresql.org/­developerTransaction Software GmbH
Initial release201620151989 info1989: Postgres, 1996: PostgreSQL1987
Current releaseGBase 8a2.9.4 September 201813.1, November 2020Transbase 8.4, September 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen Source infoGPL V3.0Open Source infoBSDcommercial infofree development license
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
ScaleGrid for PostgreSQL: Fully managed PostgreSQL hosting on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.
Implementation languageC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languagesCC and C++
Server operating systemshostedLinuxFreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
NetBSD
OpenBSD
OS X
Solaris
Unix
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
macOS
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes
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.yesnoyes infospecific XML-type available, but no XML query functionality.no
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersyes infostandard with numerous extensionsyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesC
Java
Perl
Python
R
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java infoJDBC
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Tcl
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript
Kotlin
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesnouser defined functions inforealized in proprietary language PL/pgSQL or with common languages like Perl, Python, Tcl etc.yes
Triggersyesnoyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceShardingpartitioning by range, list and (since PostgreSQL 11) by hash
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceMulti-source replicationSource-replica replication infoother methods possible by using 3rd party extensionsSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnoyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoACIDyes
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.nononono
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardrights management via user accountsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL infoformer name was HybridDBGBaseJaguarDBPostgreSQLTransbase
Specific characteristicsSQL support, group by, order by, join
» more
The resource-optimized high-performance database system Transbase® impresses with...
» more
Competitive advantagesExtremely easy to scale-out (in seconds) 100,000 times faster
» more
Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT) are placing new demands on database management...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT data, time series data, AI data. Any type of numerical data.
» more
In following areas we created solutions based on Transbase®, C-chain and SecureBase:...
» more
Key customersQuantea, 2PiDay, Synqy, SinoLogistics, IIVI
» more
Together successful through Co-Operation: The successful business principles of the...
» more
Market metricsAdvertising awareness, installed base, brand image, market share
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsFree-trial license, per-node license, and subscription license.
» more
You will receive the Transbase® full version as a Subscription with a term of one...
» 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
3rd partiesGeneral SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
» more

pgDash: In-Depth PostgreSQL Monitoring.
» more

2ndQuadrant: Mission Critical Databases.
» more

CYBERTEC: your professional partner for PostgreSQL services and Data Science based on PostgreSQL since 2000. With offices in Austria, Uruguay, Estonia and Switzerland, CYBERTEC operates worldwide!
» more

Navicat for PostgreSQL is an easy-to-use graphical tool for PostgreSQL database development.
» more

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL infoformer name was HybridDBGBaseJaguarDBPostgreSQLTransbase
DB-Engines blog posts

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2018
2 January 2019, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2017
2 January 2018, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

Microsoft SQL Server is the DBMS of the Year
4 January 2017, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

show all

Conferences and events

PostgreSQL Online Trainings
Online Training Courses, 4 May 2020 - 11 December 2020

Recent citations in the news

Alibaba Cloud Unveils 'Magic' Behind the World's Largest Online Shopping Festival
19 November 2020, PRNewswire

Alibaba supports Singles Day with cloud computing, 3D models
19 November 2020, Chain Store Age

Why databases are key to Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales
19 November 2020, ComputerWeekly.com

Live Streams To Record Sales: World's Largest Online Shopping Festival Set New Benchmarks
23 November 2020, India Times

Alibaba Cloud launches new cloud database solutions following market growth
1 October 2020, DataCenterNews North America

provided by Google News

Swarm64 DA 5.0 Brings HTAP to the Open Source PostgreSQL Database
2 November 2020, AiThority

EDB to Host Free Virtual Conference for PostgreSQL Users in Europe
29 October 2020, RealWire

EDB Drives Further Postgres Innovation with Release of EDB 13
17 November 2020, DevOps.com

How to install the SonarQube code quality analyzer on Ubuntu Server 20.04
19 November 2020, TechRepublic

Postgres Professional Makes Postgres Pro Enterprise Database 12
26 October 2020, AiThority

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Data Technician (Full- or Part-Time)
Thasos Group, New York, NY

Software Development Internship
Red Hat Software, Raleigh, NC

Software Generalist – Fullstack
Burstorm, San Carlos, CA

Product Analyst
Game Insight, Remote

Front End Software Engineer - Freckle (Remote, US)
Renaissance, Bell Gardens, CA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Couchbase logo

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

Neo4j logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here