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

DBMS > Amazon DynamoDB vs. Snowflake vs. Yanza

System Properties Comparison Amazon DynamoDB vs. Snowflake vs. Yanza

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon DynamoDB  Xexclude from comparisonSnowflake  Xexclude from comparisonYanza  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHosted, scalable database service by Amazon with the data stored in Amazons cloudCloud-based data warehousing service for structured and semi-structured dataTime Series DBMS for IoT Applications
Primary database modelDocument store
Key-value store
Relational DBMSTime Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score68.41
Rank#16  Overall
#2  Document stores
#2  Key-value stores
Score5.94
Rank#64  Overall
#37  Relational DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#341  Overall
#31  Time Series DBMS
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­dynamodbwww.snowflake.comyanza.com
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­dynamodbdocs.snowflake.net/­manuals/­index.html
DeveloperAmazonSnowflake Computing Inc.Yanza
Initial release201220142015
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree tier for a limited amount of database operationscommercialcommercial infofree version available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesyesno infobut mainly used as a service provided by Yanza
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Server operating systemshostedhostedWindows
Data schemeschema-freeyes infosupport of semi-structured data formats (JSON, XML, Avro)schema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesno
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.yesno
Secondary indexesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesno
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APICLI Client
JDBC
ODBC
HTTP API
Supported programming languages.Net
ColdFusion
Erlang
Groovy
Java
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
any language that supports HTTP calls
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnouser defined functionsno
Triggersyes infoby integration with AWS Lambdano infosimilar concept for controling cloud resourcesyes infoTimer and event based
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingyesnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesyesnone
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 datayesyesyes
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.no
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, user roles and pluggable authenticationno

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 partiesDynobase: Professional DynamoDB GUI Client. Available for Mac, Windows & Linux.
» more

CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more
General SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
» more

CData: 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 DynamoDBSnowflakeYanza
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

Recent citations in the news

Rockset boosted with $40 million Series B venture round
27 October 2020, ZDNet

Amazon Timestream database is now generally available
1 October 2020, ZDNet

Dig Into Application Data with Thundra Queries
22 October 2020, Security Boulevard

Rackspace starts new IoT professional services
29 October 2020, Telecompaper

ScyllaDB Unveils One-Step Migration from Amazon DynamoDB to Scylla NoSQL Database
2 September 2020, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

What Does Snowflake's IPO Signal for Cloud Customer Data Management
14 October 2020, CMSWire

Upsolver Creates First-Ever Truly Open Cloud Lakehouse, Releases Native Ingestion Connectors to Redshift and Snowflake
7 October 2020, AiThority

Snowflake draws bullish calls from Wall Street, though some analysts say stock is fully valued
12 October 2020, CNBC

Snowflake could heat up martech with a little help from IT
12 October 2020, The Drum

Snowflake IPO: In-Depth Analysis
8 October 2020, Seeking Alpha

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Spring 2021 CBS Sports Data Engineering Intern
CBS, United States

Migration Specialist
Amazon.com Services LLC, Florida

Product Development Manager
Eyewitness Surveillance, Hanover, MD

Senior SQL Server/ DBA
CentralReach, Remote

Backend Engineer
FORMIDABLE LABS, Ontario, CA

Marketing Analyst
Tomorrow, Seattle, WA

Business Intelligence Developer (DOMO/ Tableau/ SQL
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, Phoenix, AZ

Office Manager - Snowflake/Taylor Clinic
Summit Healthcare Association, Snowflake, AZ

Data Warehouse Developer-Snowflake (Only W2)
Sage IT, Remote

Boston and Quincy Organizer
Mothers Out Front, Boston, MA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

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

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for 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.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here