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 > Amazon DynamoDB vs. H2GIS vs. Microsoft Azure Search

System Properties Comparison Amazon DynamoDB vs. H2GIS vs. Microsoft Azure Search

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon DynamoDB  Xexclude from comparisonH2GIS  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Search  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHosted, scalable database service by Amazon with the data stored in Amazons cloudSpatial extension of H2Search-as-a-service for web and mobile app development
Primary database modelDocument store
Key-value store
Spatial DBMSSearch engine
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score84.46
Rank#16  Overall
#2  Document stores
#2  Key-value stores
Score0.03
Rank#335  Overall
#4  Spatial DBMS
Score7.54
Rank#59  Overall
#6  Search engines
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­dynamodbwww.h2gis.orgazure.microsoft.com/­en-us/­services/­search
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­dynamodbwww.h2gis.org/­docs/­homedocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­search
DeveloperAmazonCNRSMicrosoft
Initial release201220132015
Current releaseV1
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree tier for a limited amount of database operationsOpen Source infoLGPL 3.0commercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnoyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJava
Server operating systemshostedhosted
Data schemeschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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 indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesno
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIRESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languages.Net
ColdFusion
Erlang
Groovy
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Java.Net
C#
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes infobased on H2no
Triggersyes infoby integration with AWS Lambdayesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnoneSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud service
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesyes infobased on H2yes infoImplicit feature of the cloud service
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno infomay be implemented via Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)nono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be specified for read operations
Immediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID infoACID across one or more tables within a single AWS account and regionACIDno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesno
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles can be defined via the AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)yes infobased on H2yes infousing Azure authentication

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
3rd partiesCData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

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

More resources
Amazon DynamoDBH2GISMicrosoft Azure Search
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

Increased popularity for consuming DBMS services out of the cloud
2 October 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Cloud-based DBMS's popularity grows at high rates
12 December 2019, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Quick Start to AWS: Databases. Part 1: Introduction to RDS, Aurora &… | by Cloud Digests | Geek Culture | Apr, 2022
20 April 2022, Medium

AWS goes live with Amplify Studio: Quick, cloud-hosted application building
22 April 2022, DevClass

Use of AWS Cloud Development Kit (AWS CDK)
9 May 2022, Finextra

Clumio Protect releases turnkey ransomware protection solution for Amazon DynamoDB
12 April 2022, VentureBeat

DynamoDB's co-creator reflects on the database's birthday and how cloud is driving a machine learning future
15 February 2022, SiliconANGLE News

provided by Google News

Algolia to Deliver a Secure, Reliable, and Scalable Search and Discovery Experience on Microsoft Azure
28 September 2021, GlobeNewswire

How to use Azure Search in .Net
23 April 2018, InfoWorld

Azure Virtual Desktop setup tutorial
22 December 2021, TechTarget

Microsoft Azure Enterprise Search Gets Boost With New Integration
22 April 2021, CRN

What is Azure Purview? A look at its key features and benefits
26 April 2021, TechGenix

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

SDE2-AWS AI Rekognition Labels, Amazon Rekognition Labels & Moderation
Amazon.com Services LLC, Bellevue, WA

Research Scientist, Amazon DynamoDB
Amazon Dev Center U.S., Inc., Remote

Support Engineer (L5), Checkout
Amazon.com Services LLC, Remote

Software Development Engineer, Amazon DynamoDB Replicator
Amazon Dev Center U.S., Inc., Remote

Quality Assurance Engineer
Amazon.com Services LLC, Remote

Senior Software Engineer, Azure Cognitive Search
Microsoft, Atlanta, GA

Principal Software Engineer
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Azure DevOps Engineer
Bigbear.ai, Fort Belvoir, VA

Senior Azure DevOps Engineer (Remote)-2
JLL, Lansing, MI

Data Engineer (REMOTE)
JLL, Dallas, TX

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online 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.

Redis logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here