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

DBMS > Amazon DynamoDB vs. MySQL vs. STSdb

System Properties Comparison Amazon DynamoDB vs. MySQL vs. STSdb

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon DynamoDB  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparisonSTSdb  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHosted, scalable database service by Amazon with the data stored in Amazons cloudWidely used open source RDBMSKey-Value Store with special method for indexing infooptimized for high performance using a special indexing method
Primary database modelDocument store
Key-value store
Relational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached APIKey-value store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score70.73
Rank#16  Overall
#2  Document stores
#2  Key-value stores
Score1220.69
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Score0.19
Rank#287  Overall
#43  Key-value stores
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­dynamodbwww.mysql.comgithub.com/­STSSoft/­STSdb4
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­dynamodbdev.mysql.com/­doc
DeveloperAmazonOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then SunSTS Soft SC
Initial release201219952011
Current release8.0.23 , January 20214.0.8, September 2015
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree tier for a limited amount of database operationsOpen Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are availableOpen Source infoGPLv2, 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.
ScaleGrid for MySQL: Fully managed MySQL hosting on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.
Implementation languageC and C++C#
Server operating systemshostedFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes infoprimitive types and user defined types (classes)
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 indexesyesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infowith proprietary extensionsno
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
.NET Client API
Supported programming languages.Net
ColdFusion
Erlang
Groovy
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
C#
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes infoproprietary syntaxno
Triggersyes infoby integration with AWS Lambdayesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardinghorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL Fabricnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
none
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 Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes infonot for MyISAM storage engineno
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 infonot for MyISAM storage engineno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infotable locks or row locks depending on storage engineyes
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.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles can be defined via the AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)Users with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or rolesno

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
CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

Fivetran: Quickly and easily centralize your on-premise and cloud databases.
» more

Navicat for MySQL is the ideal solution for MySQL/MariaDB administration and development.
» more

ClusterControl: the only management system you’ll ever need to take control of your open source database infrastructure.
» more

General SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
» more

Datadog: Improve MySQL performance by visualizing and identifying errors fast using granular, out-of-the-box dashboards.
» more

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

More resources
Amazon DynamoDBMySQLSTSdb
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

MySQL is the DBMS of the Year 2019
3 January 2020, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

MariaDB strengthens its position in the open source RDBMS market
5 April 2018, Matthias Gelbmann

The struggle for the hegemony in Oracle's database empire
2 May 2017, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

NoSQL Databases Market is Booming Worldwide with RavenDB,RavenDB, Amazon DynamoDB – The Courier
6 April 2021, The Courier

Informative Report On NoSQL Database Market 2021 With DynamoDB, ObjectLabs Corporation, Skyll, MarkLogic – NeighborWebSJ
18 April 2021, NeighborWebSJ

Is There An Affordable Alternative To Step Functions?
17 April 2021, hackernoon.com

Netflix Open Sources ConsoleMe to Manage Permissions and Access on AWS
18 April 2021, InfoQ.com

Game Recorder Software Market | Company Challenges And Essential Success Factors | RavenDB, Amazon DynamoDB, MongoDB, ArangoDB – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
17 April 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

provided by Google News

Rockset Enables Real-Time Analytics for MySQL and PostgreSQL
17 April 2021, DevPro Journal

Rockset integrates real-time analytics platform with relational databases
15 April 2021, VentureBeat

Open-Source Database Software Market 2021 – 2025: SQLite, MySQL, MariaDB, Apache Hive, Neo4j – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
23 March 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

NoSQL Market 2021 Will Reflect Significant Growth in Future with Size, Share, Growth, and Key Companies Analysis- Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, Oracle Database, etc.
18 April 2021, SoccerNurds

Open-Source Database Software Market Growth, After COVID-19 Pandemic Opportunity Assessment by – MySQL, MariaDB, Neo4j, MongoDB, Couchbase, SQLite, Titan, Apache Hive and Redis – NeighborWebSJ
17 April 2021, NeighborWebSJ

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

QA Specialist
Ready, Remote

Backend Developer
Piper Companies, Remote

Junior Software Engineer
Extend, Remote

Jr. Full Stack Engineer
FightCamp, Costa Mesa, CA

Python Developer
Incsub, Remote

Loss Prevention Specialist
Amazon.com Services LLC, Ocala, FL

Loss Prevention Manager
Amazon.com Services LLC, Canton, MS

Loss Prevention Specialist
Amazon.com Services LLC, Castleton, NY

Software Developer – Entry Level
Grant Street Group, Remote

Traders
VECO Power Trading, Virginia

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 5 GB free..

Neo4j logo

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

Vertica logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here