DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the embedded DBMS for embedded systemsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Amazon Redshift vs. Netezza vs. Sqrrl

System Properties Comparison Amazon Redshift vs. Netezza vs. Sqrrl

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon Redshift  Xexclude from comparisonNetezza infoAlso called PureData System for Analytics by IBM  Xexclude from comparisonSqrrl  Xexclude from comparison
Sqrrl has been acquired by Amazon and became a part of Amazon Web Services. It has been removed from the DB-Engines ranking.
DescriptionLarge scale data warehouse service for use with business intelligence toolsData warehouse and analytics appliance part of IBM PureSystemsAdaptable, secure NoSQL built on Apache Accumulo
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSDocument store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Wide column store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score22.50
Rank#32  Overall
#18  Relational DBMS
Score19.10
Rank#36  Overall
#22  Relational DBMS
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­redshiftwww.ibm.com/­products/­netezzasqrrl.com
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­redshift
DeveloperAmazon (based on PostgreSQL)IBMAmazon infooriginally Sqrrl Data, Inc.
Initial release201220002012
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercial
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 languageCJava
Server operating systemshostedLinux infoincluded in applianceLinux
Data schemeyesyesschema-free
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.no
Secondary indexesrestrictedyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infodoes not fully support an SQL-standardyesno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
Accumulo Shell
Java API
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Thrift
Supported programming languagesAll languages supporting JDBC/ODBCC
C++
Fortran
Java
Lua
Perl
Python
R
Actionscript
C infousing GLib
C#
C++
Cocoa
Delphi
Erlang
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Smalltalk
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infoin Pythonyesno
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingSharding infomaking use of Hadoop
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesSource-replica replicationselectable replication factor infomaking use of Hadoop
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency infoDocument store kept consistent with combination of global timestamping, row-level transactions, and server-side consistency resolution.
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes infoinformational only, not enforced by the systemnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDAtomic updates per row, document, or graph entity
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.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers with fine-grained authorization conceptCell-level Security, Data-Centric Security, Role-Based Access Control (RBAC), Attribute-Based Access Control (ABAC)

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 partiesDBHawk: Secure access to SQL, NoSQL and Cloud databases with an all-in-one solution.
» 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 RedshiftNetezza infoAlso called PureData System for Analytics by IBMSqrrl
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

AQUA for Amazon Redshift goes GA
14 April 2021, ZDNet

Amazon brings more compute to RedShift nodes with AQUA – Blocks and Files
15 April 2021, Blocks and Files

Datacoral Launches Integration with Amazon Redshift Console
21 April 2021, PRNewswire

SnapLogic Adds Support for Amazon Redshift Console Program
23 April 2021, Database Trends and Applications

AWS launches AQUA for Amazon Redshift to bring compute to the storage layer
16 April 2021, Help Net Security

provided by Google News

Guest View: OLAP + OLTP = ...PostgreSQL?
12 April 2021, SDTimes.com

IBM Brings Back a Netezza, Attacks Yellowbrick
29 June 2020, Datanami

Global Mobile Power Generation Equipment Rentals Market Research Report 2020 | Netezza, Salesforce.com, Fujitsu, Rackspace, Aerospike, Google, and more – Clark County Blog
30 April 2021, Clark County Blog

Interview: Prat Moghe, CEO of Cazena
15 April 2021, insideBIGDATA

Accelerated Databases In The Fast Lane
25 June 2020, The Next Platform

provided by Google News

User and Entity Behavior Analytics Market By Size, Share, Trends, Forecast Analysis & Manufacturers – Splunk, Securonix, Varonis, Bay Dynamics, Exabeam, Gurucul, Niara, Sqrrl Data, Dtex Systems, Rapid7 – SoccerNurds
3 May 2021, SoccerNurds

SQRRL: Helping young Indians save and grow their money
25 January 2021, The Financial Express

Amazon's cloud business acquires Sqrrl, a security start-up with NSA roots
23 January 2018, CNBC

Global Behavior Analytics Market Outlook 2021: Top Companies, Trends, Growth Factors Details by Regions, by Types and by Applications – Good News Gum
6 May 2021, Good News Gum

Sqrrl adds $12.3 million to coffers in Series C funding round
14 June 2017, CyberScoop

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Redshift Consultant, CA(Remote)
CBL SOLUTIONS INC, Remote

Data Specialist
Springfield Empowerment Zone Partnership (SEZP), Springfield, MA

Analyst, Strategy and Analytics
Tampa Bay Rays, Saint Petersburg, FL

Sales Engineer
Xenon Partners, Remote

Sales Operations Analyst - Deal Desk
Calm, Remote

Data & AI Specialist
Microsoft, United States

Data Steward 1 (HQ, any CEC or Remote)
Marriott International, Inc, Miami, FL

ETL DataStage Developer With Netezza
Kaizen Technologies, Charlotte, NC

Business Development Representative
AtScale, Boston, MA

Data / QA Analyst
Gathi Analytics, San Antonio, TX

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

AllegroGraph logo

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

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 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..

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here