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System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud ApsaraDB for PolarDB vs. Amazon Redshift vs. LMDB

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NameAlibaba Cloud ApsaraDB for PolarDB  Xexclude from comparisonAmazon Redshift  Xexclude from comparisonLMDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA cloud-native relational database compatible with MySQL, PostgreSQL, and Oracle. Designed for business critical applications.Large scale data warehouse service for use with business intelligence toolsA high performant, light-weight, embedded key-value database library
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSKey-value store
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Score0.70
Rank#207  Overall
#102  Relational DBMS
Score24.27
Rank#32  Overall
#18  Relational DBMS
Score2.61
Rank#106  Overall
#20  Key-value stores
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­polardbaws.amazon.com/­redshiftwww.symas.com/­symas-embedded-database-lmdb
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­doc-detail/­58764.htmdocs.aws.amazon.com/­redshift
DeveloperAlibabaAmazon (based on PostgreSQL)Symas
Initial release20122011
Current release0.9.29, March 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen Source
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesyesno
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Implementation languageCC
Server operating systemshostedhosted
Data schemeyesyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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.yesnono
Secondary indexesyesrestrictedno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyes infodoes not fully support an SQL-standardno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesJava
Python
All languages supporting JDBC/ODBCC
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesuser defined functions infoin Pythonno
Triggersyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceyesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes infoinformational only, not enforced by the systemno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardno
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