DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the mission critical dbmsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Alibaba Cloud TSDB vs. Hazelcast vs. STSdb vs. Vertica vs. YugabyteDB

System Properties Comparison Alibaba Cloud TSDB vs. Hazelcast vs. STSdb vs. Vertica vs. YugabyteDB

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAlibaba Cloud TSDB  Xexclude from comparisonHazelcast  Xexclude from comparisonSTSdb  Xexclude from comparisonVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform  Xexclude from comparisonYugabyteDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA stable, reliable, and cost-effective online high-performance time series database serviceA widely adopted in-memory data gridKey-Value Store with special method for indexing infooptimized for high performance using a special indexing methodCloud or on-premises analytical database and query engine for structured and semi-structured streaming and batch data. Machine learning platform with built-in algorithms, data preparation capabilities, and model evaluation and management via SQL or Python.High-performance distributed SQL database for global, internet-scale applications. Wire and feature compatible with PostgreSQL.
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSKey-value storeKey-value storeRelational DBMS infoColumn orientedRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store infoJSON support with IMDG 3.12Spatial DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Document store
Wide column store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.12
Rank#315  Overall
#27  Time Series DBMS
Score10.06
Rank#48  Overall
#5  Key-value stores
Score0.02
Rank#347  Overall
#53  Key-value stores
Score20.03
Rank#37  Overall
#23  Relational DBMS
Score3.38
Rank#100  Overall
#51  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.alibabacloud.com/­product/­hitsdbhazelcast.comgithub.com/­STSSoft/­STSdb4www.vertica.comwww.yugabyte.com
Technical documentationwww.alibabacloud.com/­help/­doc-detail/­55652.htmhazelcast.org/­imdg/­docsvertica.com/­documentationdocs.yugabyte.com
github.com/­yugabyte/­yugabyte-db
DeveloperAlibabaHazelcastSTS Soft SCMicro Focus infoprior to that Hewlett PackardYugabyte Inc.
Initial release2008201120052017
Current release5.1, March 20224.0.8, September 201511.1, February 20222.14, July 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2; commercial licenses availableOpen Source infoGPLv2, commercial license availablecommercial infoLimited community edition freeOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnonono infoon-premises, all major clouds - Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and containersno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Vertica Accelerator’s high-performance analytics and machine learning with SQL or Python is available as a managed service.Yugabyte Cloud is the fully managed database-as-a-service offering of YugabyteDB. Get started quickly, and effortlessly ensure continuous availability and limitless scale of your cloud native applications.
Implementation languageJavaC#C++C and C++
Server operating systemshostedAll OS with a Java VMWindowsLinuxLinux
OS X
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeyesyes, but unstructured data can be stored in specific Flex-Tablesdepending on used data model
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateNumeric data and Stringsyesyes infoprimitive types and user defined types (classes)yes: BINARY, BOOLEAN, CHAR, VARCHAR, LONG VARCHAR, DATE, TIME, TIMESTAMP, INTERVAL, INTERVAL DAY TO SECOND, INTERVAL YEAR TO MONTH, DOUBLE PRECISION, FLOAT, INTEGER, BIGINT, SMALLINT,NUMERIC, DECIMAL, NUMBER, MONEY,GEOMETRYyes
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.noyes infothe object must implement a serialization strategynono
Secondary indexesnoyesnoNo Indexes Requiredyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like query languagenoFull 1999 standard plus machine learning, time series and geospatial. Over 650 functions.yes, PostgreSQL compatible
APIs and other access methodsHTTP RESTJCache
JPA
Memcached protocol
RESTful HTTP API
.NET Client APIADO.NET
JDBC
Kafka Connector
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Spark Connector
vSQL infocharacter-based, interactive, front-end utility
JDBC
YCQL, an SQL-based flexible-schema API with its roots in Cassandra Query Language
YSQL - a fully relational SQL API that is wire compatible with the SQL language in PostgreSQL
Supported programming languagesJava.Net
C#
C++
Clojure
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Scala
C#
Java
C#
C++
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
R
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes infoEvent Listeners, Executor Servicesnoyes, PostgreSQL PL/pgSQL, with minor differencesyes infosql, plpgsql, C
Triggersnoyes infoEventsnoyes, called Custom Alertsyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnonehorizontal partitioning, hierarchical partitioningHash and Range Sharding, row-level geo-partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoReplicated MapnoneMulti-source replication infoOne, or more copies of data replicated across nodes, or object-store used for repository.Based on Raft distributed consensus protocol, minimum 3 replicas for continuous availability
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesnono infoBi-directional Spark integrationno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency selectable by user infoRaft Consensus AlgorithmImmediate ConsistencyStrong consistency on writes and tunable consistency on reads
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononoyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoone or two-phase-commit; repeatable reads; read commitednoACIDDistributed ACID with Serializable & Snapshot Isolation. Inspired by Google Spanner architecture.
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes infobased on RocksDB
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesnono
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess managed on TSDB instance levelRole-based access controlnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard; supports Kerberos, LDAP, Ident and hashyes
More information provided by the system vendor
Alibaba Cloud TSDBHazelcastSTSdbVertica infoVertica Analytics PlatformYugabyteDB
Specific characteristicsDeploy-anywhere database for large-scale analytical deployments. Deploy on-premises,...
» more
YugabyteDB is an open source distributed SQL database for cloud native transactional...
» more
Competitive advantagesFast, scalable and capable of high concurrency. Separation of compute/storage leverages...
» more
PostgreSQL compatible: Get instantly productive with a PostgreSQL compatible RDBMS....
» more
Typical application scenariosCommunication and network analytics, Embedded analytics, Fraud monitoring and Risk...
» more
Systems of record and engagement for cloud native applications that require resilience,...
» more
Key customersAbiba Systems, Adform, adMarketplace, AmeriPride, Anritsu, AOL, Avito, Auckland Transport,...
» more
Market metrics900,000+ lifetime clusters deployed 5.5K+ GitHub stars 4.3K+ YugabyteDB Community...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsCost-based models and subscription-based models are both available. One license is...
» more
Apache 2.0 license for the database
» 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

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

More resources
Alibaba Cloud TSDBHazelcastSTSdbVertica infoVertica Analytics PlatformYugabyteDB
Recent citations in the news

Hazelcast launches serverless offering to accelerate real-time applications
28 July 2022, VentureBeat

Hazelcast CEO looks to grow real-time data platform
5 August 2022, TechTarget

Hazelcast Announces a New Unified Platform with Version 5.0
13 December 2021, InfoQ.com

Hazelcast Platform integrates data grid and event streaming
14 July 2021, TechTarget

Hazelcast's streaming data in-memory software features hopping, tumbling, and tiers – Blocks and Files
1 March 2022, Blocks and Files

provided by Google News

Key Questions to Ask Before Selecting a Cloud Database
23 September 2022, Spiceworks News and Insights

Review this list of the best data intelligence software
20 September 2022, TechRepublic

OpenText to Create Software Powerhouse – Acquires Micro Focus for $6B
27 August 2022, DevOps.com

ThinkData Works Brings Data Catalog to Google Cloud
7 September 2022, Datanami

Cloudian Partners with Vertica to Deliver On-Premises Data Warehouse Platform on S3 Data Lake
28 June 2022, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

Yugabyte Announces Distributed SQL Summit Speaker Lineup
26 August 2022, Datanami

Netskope Chooses YugabyteDB to Help Scale SASE Capabilities to Millions of Users
22 September 2022, businesswire.com

Netskope Chooses YugabyteDB to Scale SASE Capabilities
22 September 2022, Datanami

Can Yugabyte Become The Defacto Database For Large-Scale, Cloud Native Applications?
19 May 2022, Forbes

Yugabyte distributed SQL database adds migration service
29 June 2022, TechTarget

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Accountant
Hazelcast, Georgia

Technical Account Manager
Hazelcast, Atlanta, GA

Senior Product Manager - Core Data Platform
Hazelcast, Washington, DC

Client Success Manager, Vertica (REMOTE)
Micro Focus, California

Software Test Engineer (entry-level)
Real-Time Technology Solutions, United States

Database Engineer
Millennium Management LLC, Miami, FL

Data Engineering Advisor (Evernorth)
Cigna, Bloomfield, CT

Lead Database Engineer
S&P Global, Austin, TX

Community Manager
YugabyteDB, United States

Performance Engineer - USA
YugabyteDB, United States

Office Manager
YugabyteDB, Sunnyvale, CA

Benelux Account Executive
YugabyteDB, United States

Solutions Architect
YugabyteDB, United States

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

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

Neo4j logo

Neo4j NODES 2022
Free online conference for developers and data scientists.
November 16/17 2022.
Register now for free!

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB free.

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here