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System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL vs. Hive vs. PostgreSQL vs. SAP SQL Anywhere
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|Name||Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL former name was HybridDB Xexclude from comparison||Hive Xexclude from comparison||PostgreSQL Xexclude from comparison||SAP SQL Anywhere formerly called Adaptive Server Anywhere Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||An online MPP (Massively Parallel Processing) data warehousing service based on Greenplum||data warehouse software for querying and managing large distributed datasets, built on Hadoop||Widely used open source RDBMS Developed as objectoriented DBMS (Postgres), gradually enhanced with 'standards' like SQL||RDBMS database and synchronization technologies for server, desktop, remote office, and mobile environments|
|Primary database model||Relational DBMS||Relational DBMS||Relational DBMS with object oriented extensions, e.g.: user defined types/functions and inheritance. Handling of key/value pairs with hstore module.||Relational DBMS|
|Secondary database models||Document store|
|Developer||Alibaba / Pivotal Software Inc. / PostgreSQL Global Development Group||Apache Software Foundation initially developed by Facebook||PostgreSQL Global Development Group www.postgresql.org/developer||SAP formerly Sybase|
|Initial release||2016||2012||1989 1989: Postgres, 1996: PostgreSQL||1992|
|Current release||3.1.2, August 2019||12.3, May 2020||17, July 2015|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||Open Source Apache Version 2||Open Source BSD||commercial|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||yes||no||no||no|
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|Server operating systems||hosted||All OS with a Java VM||FreeBSD|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.||yes||yes specific XML-type available, but no XML query functionality.||yes|
|SQL Support of SQL||yes||SQL-like DML and DDL statements||yes standard with numerous extensions||yes|
|APIs and other access methods||JDBC|
native C library
streaming API for large objects
|Supported programming languages||C|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||yes||yes user defined functions and integration of map-reduce||user defined functions realized in proprietary language PL/pgSQL or with common languages like Perl, Python, Tcl etc.||yes, in C/C++, Java, .Net or Perl|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||Sharding Implicit feature of the cloud service||Sharding||partitioning by range, list and (since PostgreSQL 11) by hash||none|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||yes Implicit feature of the cloud service||selectable replication factor||Master-slave replication other methods possible by using 3rd party extensions||Master-slave replication Database mirroring|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||yes query execution via MapReduce||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency||Eventual Consistency||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||yes||no||yes||yes|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||ACID||no||ACID||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||no||no||yes|
|User concepts Access control||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard||Access rights for users, groups and roles||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard|
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