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

DBMS > Amazon Aurora vs. RavenDB vs. VoltDB

System Properties Comparison Amazon Aurora vs. RavenDB vs. VoltDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon Aurora  Xexclude from comparisonRavenDB  Xexclude from comparisonVoltDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMySQL and PostgreSQL compatible cloud service by AmazonOpen Source Operational and Transactional Enterprise NoSQL Document DatabaseDistributed In-Memory NewSQL RDBMS infoUsed for OLTP applications with a high frequency of relatively simple transactions, that can hold all their data in memory
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument storeRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score7.87
Rank#47  Overall
#28  Relational DBMS
Score3.51
Rank#77  Overall
#14  Document stores
Score1.55
Rank#126  Overall
#62  Relational DBMS
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­rds/­auroraravendb.netwww.voltdb.com
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­AmazonRDS/­latest/­AuroraUserGuide/­CHAP_Aurora.htmlravendb.net/­docsdocs.voltdb.com
DeveloperAmazonHibernating RhinosVoltDB Inc.
Initial release201520102010
Current release4.2, May 20199.0, April 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoAGPL version 3, commercial license availableOpen Source infoAGPL for Community Edition, commercial license for Enterprise, AWS, and Pro Editions
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
RavenDB Cloud: Deploy a multi-node managed cluster in minutes. 10% discount for all users throughout 2019.
Implementation languageC#Java, C++
Server operating systemshostedLinux
macOS
Raspberry Pi
Windows
Linux
OS X infofor development
Data schemeyesschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesnoyes
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.yes
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesSQL-like query language (RQL)yes infoonly a subset of SQL 99
APIs and other access methodsADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
.NET Client API
Java Client API
Python Client API
RESTful HTTP API
Java API
JDBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languagesAda
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
.Net
C#
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
C#
C++
Erlang infonot officially supported
Go
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesyesJava
Triggersyesyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioningShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replicationMulti-master replicationMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes infoMapReduce functions can be defined in Linqno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnono infoFOREIGN KEY constraints are not supported
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID, Cluster-wide transaction availableACID infoTransactions are executed single-threaded within stored procedures
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes infoData access is serialized by the server
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoSnapshots and command logging
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardAccess control on document level using the Authorization BundleUsers and roles with access to stored procedures
More information provided by the system vendor
Amazon AuroraRavenDBVoltDB
Specific characteristicsRavenDB is the pioneer NoSQL Document Database that is fully transactional (ACID)...
» more
Competitive advantagesRavenDB is easy to setup and secure. You can do it in a matter of minutes . Easy...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT for Edge Deployments Fraud Detection Recommendation Engines Product Catalogs...
» more
Key customersToyota, Capgemini, Vodafone, Medicaid, Asos, Nomura, RMS Automotive, MSNBC, Pluralsight,...
» more
Market metrics2 million+ downloads 1000+ customers including Fortune 500 large enterprises
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsRavenDB 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
Amazon AuroraRavenDBVoltDB
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

Amazon - the rising star in the DBMS market
3 August 2015, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

New Amazon Aurora integrations make machine learning more accessible to developers
27 November 2019, SDTimes.com

Modernize Your Applications on Amazon Aurora
28 November 2019, MarTech Advisor

Ivanti Announces Sponsorship for AWS re:Invent 2019
26 November 2019, PRNewswire

SolarWinds Covers the Databases Through Acquisition of VividCortex
11 December 2019, Database Trends and Applications

AWS Re:Invent 2019 Las Vegas Roundup: Innovation, Tech Announcements, and Product Launches
11 December 2019, EnterpriseTalk

provided by Google News

Review: NoSQL database RavenDB
20 March 2019, TechGenix

RavenDB Launches Managed Cloud Service
2 July 2019, Datanami

RavenDB Adds Graph Queries
15 May 2019, Datanami

Global Document Databases Software Market Publicizes Software and Services Industry (2020-2029)
11 December 2019, 5Gigs News

RavenDB vs MongoDB Database for Modern Apps
28 August 2019, Communal News

provided by Google News

In-Memory Database Market ||Oracle Corporation, Teradata Corporation, VoltDB Inc., Microsoft Corporation, Software AG
15 November 2019, The Industry Press Releases

VoltDB Secures $10 Million in Series C Funding to Meet Demand for 5G Data Requirements
23 October 2019, PRNewswire

Global In-Memory Database Market 2025 CAGR Status by Players: Oracle Corporation, Teradata Corporation, VoltDB Inc.
27 November 2019, Industry News Hour

What Are the Driving Growth of In-Memory Database Market By Top Key Players Oracle Corporation, Teradata Corporation, VoltDB Inc., Microsoft Corporation, Software AG, IBM Corporation, Amazon Web Services
22 November 2019, Market Report Gazette

Company of the week: VoltDB
25 October 2019, PitchBook News & Analysis

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Aurora SDE Pooling Req
Amazon.com Services, Inc., East Palo Alto, CA

Amazon Web Services - Database Infrastructure Engineer - Aurora
Amazon.com Services, Inc., East Palo Alto, CA

Software Dev Engineer - Amazon Aurora
Amazon.com Services, Inc., East Palo Alto, CA

Principal Business Development Manager - Amazon Aurora MySQL-Compatible Edition
Amazon Web Services, Inc., New York, NY

Remote Data Engineer (USA)
VividCortex, United States

Sitecore Developer
XCentium, United States

Data Scientists
Inductive Minds, Washington, DC

PHP Developer
Mindfire Technology, Layton, UT

Software Developer
Cambridge Investment Research, Inc., Fairfield, IA

Full Stack Developer
David Weekley Homes, Houston, TX

Data Engineer
TripleLift, New York, NY

Principal Developer
BNY Mellon, New York, NY

Principal Developer
BNY Mellon, Wellesley, MA

DevOps Engineer
TripleLift, New York, NY

Backend/Data Engineer II
TripleLift, New York, NY

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.


Datastax logo

Build data-driven applications that set the standard for performance, availability,
& scale with DataStax.
Learn more.

Couchbase logo

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

AllegroGraph logo

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

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

Present your product here