DB-EngineseXtremeDB: 5 9's high availability databaseEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Altibase vs. Hypertable vs. LMDB vs. RavenDB

System Properties Comparison Altibase vs. Hypertable vs. LMDB vs. RavenDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAltibase  Xexclude from comparisonHypertable  Xexclude from comparisonLMDB  Xexclude from comparisonRavenDB  Xexclude from comparison
Hypertable has stopped its further development with March 2016 and is removed from the DB-Engines ranking.
DescriptionAn enterprise grade, high-performance RDBMSAn open source BigTable implementation based on distributed file systems such as HadoopA high performant, light-weight, embedded key-value database libraryOpen Source Operational and Transactional Enterprise NoSQL Document Database
Primary database modelRelational DBMSWide column storeKey-value storeDocument store
Secondary database modelsGraph DBMS infoexperimental
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.50
Rank#142  Overall
#70  Relational DBMS
Score3.27
Rank#94  Overall
#19  Key-value stores
Score4.16
Rank#80  Overall
#14  Document stores
Websitealtibase.comsymas.com/­lmdbravendb.net
Technical documentationaltibase.com/­resources/­manualsravendb.net/­docs
DeveloperAltibaseHypertable Inc.SymasHibernating Rhinos
Initial release1999200920112010
Current release7.1, July 20170.9.8.11, March 20160.9.26, August 20204.2, May 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infosince February 2018Open Source infoGNU version 3. Commercial license availableOpen SourceOpen Source infoAGPL version 3, commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
RavenDB Cloud: Deploy a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes on AWS, Azure, and GCP. Enjoy a globally distributed cluster with enterprise-grade security and reduce cloud storage costs by 50% with Native data compression.
Implementation languageC++C++CC#
Server operating systemsAIX
HP-UX
Linux
Linux
OS X
Windows infoan inofficial Windows port is available
Linux
macOS
Raspberry Pi
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnono
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.nono
Secondary indexesyesrestricted infoonly exact value or prefix value scansnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLANSI SQL-92nonoSQL-like query language (RQL)
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
C++ API
Thrift
.NET Client API
Java Client API
Python Client API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
C++
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
C.Net
C#
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresstored procedures and stored functionsnonoyes
Triggersyesnonoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingnoneSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesselectable replication factor on file system levelnoneMulti-source replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesnoyes infoMapReduce functions can be defined in Linq
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoACIDACID, Cluster-wide transaction available
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnonoAccess control on document level using the Authorization Bundle
More information provided by the system vendor
AltibaseHypertableLMDBRavenDB
Specific characteristicsAltibase is an enterprise grade open source DBMS . It allows for high performance...
» more
RavenDB is the pioneer NoSQL Document Database that is fully transactional (ACID)...
» more
Competitive advantagesSince its inception, Altibase has been renowned for its in-memory capabilities. Altibase...
» more
RavenDB is easy to setup and secure. You can do it in a matter of minutes . Easy...
» more
Typical application scenariosAltibase has been deployed for over 6000 mission-critical use cases that demand hundreds...
» more
IoT for Edge Deployments Fraud Detection Recommendation Engines Product Catalogs...
» more
Key customersSince 1999, Altibase has served over 600 enterprise clients including 9 Fortune Global...
» more
Toyota, Capgemini, Vodafone, Medicaid, Asos, Nomura, RMS Automotive, MSNBC, Pluralsight,...
» more
Market metricsOver 600 global enterprise clients including 8 Fortune Global 500 companies Over...
» more
2 million+ downloads 1000+ customers including Fortune 500 large enterprises
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsNo License Cost Altibase is an open source DBMS which includes its sharding Subscription...
» more
RavenDB is available on-premise and in the cloud. RavenDB Cloud is available on AWS...
» 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
AltibaseHypertableLMDBRavenDB
Recent citations in the news

In Memory Computing Market 2026| SAP • TIBCO • Oracle • Software • IBM • Hazelcast • Altibase • GridGain Systems • Microsoft; Post Pandemic Opportunities
28 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

In-memory OLAP Database Market to Eyewitness Massive Growth by 2028: Altibase, IBM, Microsoft
28 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

Impact of COVID-19 on Relational In-Memory Database Market 2025 Expected to reach Highest CAGR including major key players MicrosoftCorporation, IBM, Oracle, SAP, etc
30 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

Impact of COVID-19 on SQL In-Memory Database Market – Global Industry Outlook, Share, Growth Analysis, Trends and top manufacture like MicrosoftCorporation, IBM, Oracle, SAP, etc
30 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

Impact Of Covid-19 on Global In-memory OLAP Database Market to Register Incremental Dollar Growth Opportunity | Altibase, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle
30 September 2020, Crypto Daily

provided by Google News

NoSQL Market Is Booming Worldwide | Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, MongoDB
4 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

Trends Of NoSQL Market Reviewed For 2020 With Industry Outlook To 2027
26 September 2020, The Market Records

TimescaleDB goes distributed; implements ‘Chunking’ over ‘Sharding’ for scaling-out
22 August 2019, Packt Hub

TimescaleDB Delivers Another Option for Time-Series Analytics
17 October 2019, Datanami

12 Leading Open Source Data Tools
26 March 2020, Datamation

provided by Google News

The Lightning Memory-mapped Database
2 March 2016, InfoQ.com

Samsung Announces Standards-Compliant Key-Value SSD Prototype
5 September 2019, AnandTech

ActorDB: an alternative view of a distributed database
15 April 2016, opensource.com

Oracle switches Berkeley DB license
5 July 2013, InfoWorld

Branch Out Your SQLite Database With LiteTree
2 September 2018, Hackaday

provided by Google News

RavenDB 5 Improves Distributed Time-Series, Document Compression, and Indexing
3 August 2020, InfoQ.com

Document Databases Software Market Disclosing Latest Developments and Technology Advancements – 2026 | MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase, MarkLogic, RethinkDB.
30 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

Interview with RavenDB Founder Oren Eini
31 August 2020, InfoQ.com

RavenDB Adds Time Series Query Support
16 July 2020, iProgrammer

NoSQL Software Market (Covid-19 Updated): Present Scenario And Growth Analysis Till 2026 | MongoDB, OrientDB, Amazon, Azure, Cosmos DB, Couchbase.
29 September 2020, SG Research Sphere

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

PHP Developer
Mindfire Technology, Layton, UT

ASP.NET Web Developer
XCentium, United States

Lead Web Developer (LWD01)
Accumulation Technologies, Livonia, MI

.NET Software Engineer
GCM Grosvenor, Chicago, IL

Sitecore Developer
XCentium, United States

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

AllegroGraph logo

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

Present your product here