DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the hard real time dbmsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Amazon DynamoDB vs. Microsoft Access vs. RavenDB

System Properties Comparison Amazon DynamoDB vs. Microsoft Access vs. RavenDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon DynamoDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Access  Xexclude from comparisonRavenDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHosted, scalable database service by Amazon with the data stored in Amazons cloudMicrosoft Access combines a backend RDBMS (JET / ACE Engine) with a GUI frontend for data manipulation and queries. infoThe Access frontend is often used for accessing other datasources (DBMS, Excel, etc.)Open Source Operational and Transactional Enterprise NoSQL Document Database
Primary database modelDocument store
Key-value store
Relational DBMSDocument store
Secondary database modelsGraph DBMS
Spatial DBMS
Time Series 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
Score143.44
Rank#9  Overall
#6  Relational DBMS
Score3.47
Rank#94  Overall
#16  Document stores
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­dynamodbwww.microsoft.com/­en-us/­microsoft-365/­accessravendb.net
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­dynamodbdeveloper.microsoft.com/­en-us/­accessravendb.net/­docs
DeveloperAmazonMicrosoftHibernating Rhinos
Initial release201219922010
Current release1902 (16.0.11328.20222), March 20195.3, November 2021
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree tier for a limited amount of database operationscommercial infoBundled with Microsoft OfficeOpen Source infoAGPL version 3, commercial license available
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.
Implementation languageC++C#
Server operating systemshostedWindows infoNot a real database server, but making use of DLLsLinux
macOS
Raspberry Pi
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesno
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infobut not compliant to any SQL standardSQL-like query language (RQL)
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIADO.NET
DAO
ODBC
OLE DB
.NET Client API
Java Client API
Python Client API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languages.Net
ColdFusion
Erlang
Groovy
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
C
C#
C++
Delphi
Java (JDBC-ODBC)
VBA
Visual Basic.NET
.Net
C#
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes infosince Access 2010 using the ACE-engineyes
Triggersyes infoby integration with AWS Lambdayes infosince Access 2010 using the ACE-engineyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnoneSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesnoneMulti-source replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno infomay be implemented via Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)noyes infoMapReduce functions can be defined in Linq
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency infocan be specified for read operations
Eventual 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 regionACID infobut no files for transaction loggingACID, Cluster-wide transaction available
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infobut no files for transaction loggingyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles can be defined via the AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)no infoa simple user-level security was built in till version Access 2003Access control on document level using the Authorization Bundle
More information provided by the system vendor
Amazon DynamoDBMicrosoft AccessRavenDB
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
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 DynamoDBMicrosoft AccessRavenDB
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

MS Access drops in DB-Engines Ranking
2 May 2013, Paul Andlinger

Microsoft SQL Server regained rank 2 in the DB-Engines popularity ranking
3 December 2012, Matthias Gelbmann

New DB-Engines Ranking shows the popularity of database management systems
3 October 2012, Matthias Gelbmann, 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

Snowflake vs. AWS Redshift: 2022 Data Warehouse Comparison | eWEEK
18 May 2022, eWeek

Designing Secure Tenant Isolation in Python for Serverless Apps
20 April 2022, InfoQ.com

Clumio adds DynamoDB to backup-as-a-service portfolio
12 April 2022, TechTarget

provided by Google News

Antrow Is Helping To Save Time and Effort By Easily Converting MS-Access applications to An Online Web Ap
11 May 2022, Benzinga

Working with external text files in MS Access
18 December 2009, Database Journal

The 12 Best Features of Microsoft Access for Database Management - MUO
9 December 2021, MakeUseOf

Uses for Cartesian Products in MS Access
18 September 2009, Database Journal

Capital Program Coordinator
11 May 2022, Planetizen

provided by Google News

RavenDB, one of the world's most innovative NoSQL Database, is expanding its presence in India with the hiring of a Local Government and Database Sector's Expert to drive growth
24 March 2022, PR Newswire

How to create a new database with RavenDB
6 January 2021, TechRepublic

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

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

How to install the RavenDB NoSQL database on Ubuntu 20.04
20 October 2020, TechRepublic

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

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

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

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

BOT-2_VG_Pro_T2_Ang_C1_US
Capgemini, New York, NY

Support Engineer, DynamoDB
Amazon Dev Center U.S., Inc., Seattle, WA

Data Entry Operator (Seasonal)
HealthAxis Group, United States

STEPS Part Time Interviewer
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Warehouse & General Assistant
Garuda International, Exeter, CA

Warehouse Worker - 3rd shift
Brill, Inc., Bonner Springs, KS

Accounts Receivable Representative
GE Appliances, Louisville, KY

PHP Developer
Mindfire Technology, Layton, UT

Software Engineer (Remote)
Home Depot / THD, Atlanta, GA

Senior Software Developer (Remote)
Home Depot / THD, Atlanta, GA

DevOps Engineer
PartsSource, Cleveland, OH

IT Developer
Home Depot / THD, Houston, TX

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

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.

Present your product here