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System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL vs. Ingres vs. Spark SQL
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|Name||Alibaba Cloud AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL former name was HybridDB Xexclude from comparison||Ingres Xexclude from comparison||Spark SQL Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||An online MPP (Massively Parallel Processing) data warehousing service based on Greenplum||Well established RDBMS||Spark SQL is a component on top of 'Spark Core' for structured data processing|
|Primary database model||Relational DBMS||Relational DBMS||Relational DBMS|
|Developer||Alibaba / Pivotal Software Inc. / PostgreSQL Global Development Group||Actian Corporation||Apache Software Foundation|
|Initial release||2016||1974 originally developed at University Berkely in early 1970s||2014|
|Current release||11.2, May 2022||3.5.0 ( 2.13), September 2023|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||commercial||Open Source Apache 2.0|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||yes||no||no|
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|Server operating systems||hosted||AIX|
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|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||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||no but tools for importing/exporting data from/to XML-files available||no|
|SQL Support of SQL||yes||yes||SQL-like DML and DDL statements|
|APIs and other access methods||JDBC|
|.NET Client API|
proprietary protocol (OpenAPI)
|Supported programming languages||C|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||yes||yes||no|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||Sharding Implicit feature of the cloud service||horizontal partitioning Ingres Star to access multiple databases simultaneously||yes, utilizing Spark Core|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||yes Implicit feature of the cloud service||Ingres Replicator||none|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||yes||yes||no|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||ACID||ACID||no|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes MVCC||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||no||no||no|
|User concepts Access control||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard||no|
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