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 > Altibase vs. IBM Db2 warehouse vs. IRONdb vs. SWC-DB

System Properties Comparison Altibase vs. IBM Db2 warehouse vs. IRONdb vs. SWC-DB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAltibase  Xexclude from comparisonIBM Db2 warehouse infoformerly named IBM dashDB  Xexclude from comparisonIRONdb  Xexclude from comparisonSWC-DB infoSuper Wide Column Database  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn enterprise grade, high-performance RDBMSCloud-based data warehousing serviceA distributed Time Series DBMS with a focus on scalability, fault tolerance and operational simplicityA high performance, scalable Wide Column DBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSTime Series DBMSWide column store
Secondary database modelsTime Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.93
Rank#181  Overall
#88  Relational DBMS
Score1.83
Rank#130  Overall
#63  Relational DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#363  Overall
#34  Time Series DBMS
Score0.06
Rank#330  Overall
#13  Wide column stores
Websitealtibase.comwww.ibm.com/­products/­db2-warehousewww.circonus.com/­solutions/­time-series-databasegithub.com/­kashirin-alex/­swc-db
www.swcdb.org
Technical documentationgithub.com/­ALTIBASE/­Documents/­tree/­master/­Manualsdocs.circonus.com/­irondb
DeveloperAltibaseIBMCirconus LLC.Alex Kashirin
Initial release1999201420172020
Current releasev7.1.0.5.3, March 2021V0.10.20, January 20180.5, April 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infosince February 2018commercialcommercialOpen Source infoGPL V3
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC++C and C++C++
Server operating systemsAIX
HP-UX
Linux
hostedLinuxLinux
Data schemeyesyesschema-freeschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes infotext, numeric, histograms
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 infoImport/export of XML data possiblenono
Secondary indexesyesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLANSI SQL-92yesSQL-like query language (Circonus Analytics Query Language: CAQL)SQL-like query language
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
.NET Client API
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
HTTP APIProprietary protocol
Thrift
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
.Net
C
C++
Clojure
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Rust
Scala
C++
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresstored procedures and stored functionsPL/SQL, SQL PLyes, in Luano
Triggersyesyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingAutomatic, metric affinity per nodeSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesyesconfigurable replication factor, datacenter aware
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate consistency per node, eventual consistency across nodesImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDno
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.yesyesnono
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardno

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

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

More resources
AltibaseIBM Db2 warehouse infoformerly named IBM dashDBIRONdbSWC-DB infoSuper Wide Column Database
Recent citations in the news

In-Memory Computing Market Size, Scope and Forecast | Altibase, SAP SE, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, etc. – Designer Women
21 June 2022, Designer Women

In-Memory Database Market is expected to reach a value of USD 1,721,231.5 Million By 2027- Altibase Corporation, Amazon Web Services, Datastax, Enea AB, IBM, Kognitio, Mcobject, Microsoft Corporation, Oracle Corporation, SAP SE, Tableau Software, Te
12 June 2022, Indian Defence News

SQL In-Memory Database Market Size 2022: IBM, Oracle, SAP, Teradata, Amazon, Tableau, McObject, Altibase
10 June 2022, openPR

In memory OLAP Database Market Size 2022 And Analysis By Top KeyPlayers – Altibase, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle – Designer Women
20 June 2022, Designer Women

Global Main Memory Database System Market Size in 2022 | Growth Analysis, Key Players, Share, Revenue, Trends | Regional Forecast till 2028
8 June 2022, Digital Journal

provided by Google News

When efficiency is at stake, enterprises need a data warehouse
29 March 2022, TechHQ

The 10 Best Cloud Data Warehouse Solutions to Consider in 2022
22 December 2021, Solutions Review

Log4j: Major IT vendors rush out fixes for this flaw and more ahead of Christmas
17 December 2021, ZDNet

Best Data Warehouse Tools for Managing Your Data | ESF
24 September 2021, Enterprise Storage Forum

IBM Db2 - The AI Database
15 May 2020, Express Computer

provided by Google News

Circonus Simplifies Monitoring & Observability for Large Enterprises
11 May 2022, PR Newswire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Middleware Administrator
Snap IT Solutions, Houston, TX

Data Science Platform Administrator - Senior Consultant
Guidehouse, Washington, DC

Engineer Architect, SME
ManTech International Corporation, Annapolis Junction, MD

AWS Redshift Data Engineer with Python
ClearScale, Remote

AWS Redshift Data Engineer
ClearScale, Remote

Senior Site Reliability Engineer
Major League Baseball, New York, NY

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

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.

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here