DB-EnginesInfluxDB download bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Altibase vs. InterSystems IRIS

System Properties Comparison Altibase vs. InterSystems IRIS

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Altibase and InterSystems IRIS with PostgreSQL, Oracle and MySQL.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAltibase  Xexclude from comparisonInterSystems IRIS  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn enterprise grade, high-performance RDBMSA containerised multi-model DBMS, interoperability and analytics data platform with wide capabilities for vertical and horizontal scalability
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument store
Key-value store
Object oriented DBMS
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.12
Rank#163  Overall
#81  Relational DBMS
Score1.70
Rank#127  Overall
#21  Document stores
#23  Key-value stores
#2  Object oriented DBMS
#62  Relational DBMS
Websitealtibase.comwww.intersystems.com/­products/­intersystems-iris
Technical documentationaltibase.com/­resources/­manualsdocs.intersystems.com/­irislatest/­csp/­docbook/­DocBook.UI.Page.cls
DeveloperAltibaseInterSystems
Initial release19992018
Current releasev7.1.0.5.3, March 20212020.2, July 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infosince February 2018commercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC++
Server operating systemsAIX
HP-UX
Linux
AIX
Linux
macOS
Windows
Data schemeyesdepending on used data model
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.noyes
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLANSI SQL-92yes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
.Net
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresstored procedures and stored functionsyes
Triggersyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
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-standardyes
More information provided by the system vendor
AltibaseInterSystems IRIS
Specific characteristicsAltibase is an enterprise grade open source DBMS . It allows for high performance...
» more
InterSystems IRIS is a complete cloud-first data platform which includes a multi-model...
» more
Competitive advantagesSince its inception, Altibase has been renowned for its in-memory capabilities. Altibase...
» more
Typical application scenariosAltibase has been deployed for over 6000 mission-critical use cases that demand hundreds...
» more
Key customersSince 1999, Altibase has served over 600 enterprise clients including 9 Fortune Global...
» more
Market metricsOver 600 global enterprise clients including 8 Fortune Global 500 companies Over...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsNo License Cost Altibase is an open source DBMS which includes its sharding Subscription...
» more

Related products and services

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

More resources
AltibaseInterSystems IRIS
Recent citations in the news

Global In-Memory Database Market SWOT Analysis,Key Indicators,Forecast 2027 : Altibase Corporation, Amazon Web Services, Datastax, Enea AB – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
22 April 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

In-Memory Database Market Global Analysis 2021-2028: Amazon Web Services, Altibase Corporation, McObject LLC, Microsoft Corporation, VoltDB, and Many More.
4 May 2021, Clark County Blog

NEWSQL Database Market Quality & Quantity Analysis | Microsoft Corporation, MemSQL, SAP – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
8 May 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

Global In-Memory Database Market (2021) to Witness Huge Growth by 2026 | Microsoft, Kognitio, SAP, IBM, Tableau Software – FLA News
4 May 2021, FLA News

Global In-Memory Computing (IMC) Market 2021- Share, Size, Research Report, Growth Trends, Revenue, Segmentation | Companies like IBM, Oracle, SAP, Altibase, Giga Spaces – FLA News
7 May 2021, FLA News

provided by Google News

InterSystems Announces Availability of InterSystems IRIS on AWS Quick Start
13 April 2021, TechDecisions

InterSystems, Cognetivity partner on early dementia detection
6 May 2021, Healthcare IT News

InterSystems partners with Cognetivity on solution for early detection of dementia
6 May 2021, Med-Tech Innovation

InterSystems joins Gartner Peer Insights Customer First program
8 April 2021, Bobsguide

Cognetivity Neurosciences and InterSystems Partner to Fast-Track Integration of Early Dementia Detection Platform with Global Healthcare Systems
4 May 2021, Canada NewsWire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

InterSystems IRIS Integration Engineer (Remote)
North American Partners in Anesthesia, Remote

Data Migration Specialist, Veterans Affairs
Peraton, Herndon, VA

Senior CI-CD Tester, Veterans Affairs
Peraton, Herndon, VA

Business Architect, Veterans Affairs
Peraton, Herndon, VA

Core Development Program
InterSystems, Cambridge, MA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 5 GB free..

Couchbase logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

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

Present your product here