DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Alibaba Cloud MaxCompute vs. Google BigQuery vs. Google Cloud Bigtable vs. Oracle Coherence

System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud MaxCompute vs. Google BigQuery vs. Google Cloud Bigtable vs. Oracle Coherence

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAlibaba Cloud MaxCompute  Xexclude from comparisonGoogle BigQuery  Xexclude from comparisonGoogle Cloud Bigtable  Xexclude from comparisonOracle Coherence  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMaxCompute (previously known as ODPS) is a general purpose, fully managed, multi-tenancy data processing platform for large-scale data warehousingLarge scale data warehouse service with append-only tablesGoogle's NoSQL Big Data database service. It's the same database that powers many core Google services, including Search, Analytics, Maps, and Gmail.Oracles in-memory data grid solution
Primary database modelRelational DBMS infoa graph-processing framework is available with the graphs being stored in tablesRelational DBMSKey-value store
Wide column store
Key-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.66
Rank#211  Overall
#102  Relational DBMS
Score48.61
Rank#23  Overall
#15  Relational DBMS
Score4.26
Rank#86  Overall
#14  Key-value stores
#6  Wide column stores
Score2.61
Rank#113  Overall
#21  Key-value stores
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­maxcomputecloud.google.com/­bigquerycloud.google.com/­bigtablewww.oracle.com/­middleware/­technologies/­coherence.html
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­product/­27797.htmcloud.google.com/­bigquery/­docscloud.google.com/­bigtable/­docsdocs.oracle.com/­en/­middleware/­standalone/­coherence
DeveloperAlibabaGoogleGoogleOracle
Initial release2016201020152007
Current release12c, September 2016
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesyesyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJava
Server operating systemshostedhostedhostedAll OS with a Java VM
Data schemeyesyesschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesnoyes
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.nononono
Secondary indexesnononono
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languageyesnono
APIs and other access methodsFluentd
Flume
MaxCompute Console
RESTful HTTP/JSON APIgRPC (using protocol buffers) API
HappyBase (Python library)
HBase compatible API (Java)
JCache
JPA
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesJava.Net
Java
JavaScript
Objective-C
PHP
Python
Ruby
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
.Net
C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infoin Javauser defined functions infoin JavaScriptnono
Triggersnononoyes infoLive Events
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud servicenoneShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceInternal replication in Colossus, and regional replication between two clusters in different zonesyes, with selectable consistency level
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate consistency (for a single cluster), Eventual consistency (for two or more replicated clusters)Eventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanono infoSince BigQuery is designed for querying dataAtomic single-row operationsconfigurable
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes infooptionally
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nononoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesAccess privileges (owner, writer, reader) on dataset, table or view level infoGoogle Cloud Identity & Access Management (IAM)Access rights for users, groups and roles based on Google Cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM)authentification to access the cache via certificates or http basic authentication

More information provided by the system vendor

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 partiesCData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

SQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
» more

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

More resources
Alibaba Cloud MaxComputeGoogle BigQueryGoogle Cloud BigtableOracle Coherence
DB-Engines blog posts

Cloud-based DBMS's popularity grows at high rates
12 December 2019, Paul Andlinger

The popularity of cloud-based DBMSs has increased tenfold in four years
7 February 2017, Matthias Gelbmann

Increased popularity for consuming DBMS services out of the cloud
2 October 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Two in Five Fortune 500 Companies Choose Alibaba Cloud
2 July 2020, Business Wire

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

Big Data Processing Services Comparison: Alibaba Cloud, AWS, Google Cloud, IBM, Microsoft - Latest Digital Transformation Trends | Cloud News
26 June 2020, Wire19

provided by Google News

Winning the 2020 Google Cloud Technology Partner of the Year – Infrastructure Modernization Award
20 July 2021, CIO

Google’s Logica language addresses SQL’s flaws
15 April 2021, InfoWorld

Google Cloud Platform breaks through with big enterprises, signs up Disney and others
23 March 2016, ZDNet

provided by Google News

Google Needs Another Database To Attack Oracle, DB2, And SQL Server Directly
16 May 2022, The Next Platform

Google Introduces Autoscaling for Cloud Bigtable for Optimizing Costs
31 January 2022, InfoQ.com

Automagically Moving Legacy Hadoop To The Cloud
16 May 2022, The Next Platform

Google's Data Cloud Summit Serves Up Incremental New Capabilities
25 April 2022, Forbes

Google Cloud Improves SLA for Bigtable and Adds New Security Features
19 June 2021, InfoQ.com

provided by Google News

Time to get patching: Oracle's quarterly Critical Patch Update arrives with 520 fixes
20 April 2022, ZDNet

Coherence Community Edition Now Available
1 July 2020, Database Trends and Applications

Oracle Unveils Unified Container Deployment and Management Platform
3 August 2021, Container Journal

Cameron Purdy Explains Ecstasy - a New Cloud Native Environment
10 June 2021, InfoQ.com

SL Corporation Launches RTView Oracle Coherence Monitor 6.0 with Advanced Analytics and Alerting; Integration with RTView Enterprise Monitor
9 May 2013, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Data Warehouse Architect with Snowflake
Data Warehouse Architect, California City, CA

Data Engineer
American Eagle Outfitters, Pittsburgh, PA

Data Engineer
Hearst Media Services, New York, NY

Senior Software Engineer I, Data Discovery
Etsy, Brooklyn, NY

Data Analyst Lead - Data Analyst 1
Capgemini, New York, NY

JPC - 443 - Server Side Java Developer
Promantis Inc, Charlotte, NC

Java Developer
PruTech Solutions, Charlotte, NC

Senior Software Development Engineer
Amadeus, Remote

Software Engineering
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Plano, TX

Ui Software Engineer
Wells Fargo, Charlotte, NC

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

Redis logo

The world’s most loved real‑time data platform.
Try free

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

The definitive guide for Cassandra

Imagine What You Could Do if Scalability Wasn‘t a Problem!
Download the Cassandra e-book for free!

Present your product here