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

DBMS > Amazon Redshift vs. mSQL vs. Oracle

System Properties Comparison Amazon Redshift vs. mSQL vs. Oracle

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAmazon Redshift  Xexclude from comparisonmSQL infoMini SQL  Xexclude from comparisonOracle  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionLarge scale data warehouse service for use with business intelligence toolsmSQL (Mini SQL) is a simple and lightweight RDBMSWidely used RDBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Graph DBMS infowith Oracle Spatial and Graph
RDF store infowith Oracle Spatial and Graph
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score19.87
Rank#32  Overall
#20  Relational DBMS
Score1.44
Rank#123  Overall
#63  Relational DBMS
Score1346.66
Rank#1  Overall
#1  Relational DBMS
Websiteaws.amazon.com/­redshiftwww.hughes.com.au/­products/­msqlwww.oracle.com/­database
Technical documentationdocs.aws.amazon.com/­redshiftdocs.oracle.com/­en/­database
DeveloperAmazon (based on PostgreSQL)Hughes TechnologiesOracle
Initial release201219941980
Current release4.2, April 201919c, February 2019
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercial infofree licenses can be providedcommercial inforestricted free version is 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 languageCCC and C++
Server operating systemshostedAIX
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
Solaris SPARC/x86
Windows
AIX
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
z/OS
Data schemeyesyesyes infoSchemaless in JSON and XML columns
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.nonoyes
Secondary indexesrestrictedyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infodoes not fully support an SQL-standardA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infono subqueries, aggregate functions, views, foreign keys, triggersyes infowith proprietary extensions
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
ODP.NET
Oracle Call Interface (OCI)
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesAll languages supporting JDBC/ODBCC
C++
Delphi
Java
Perl
PHP
Tcl
C
C#
C++
Clojure
Cobol
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Fortran
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Objective C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Tcl
Visual Basic
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions infoin PythonnoPL/SQL infoalso stored procedures in Java possible
Triggersnonoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnonehorizontal partitioning infowith the optional Oracle Partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesnoneMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono infocan be realized in PL/SQL
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencynoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes infoinformational only, not enforced by the systemnoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoACID infoisolation level can be parameterized
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesnoyes
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.yesnoyes infoVersion 12c introduced the new option 'Oracle Database In-Memory'
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
Amazon RedshiftmSQL infoMini SQLOracle
Specific characteristicsOracle Database (commonly referred to as Oracle RDBMS or simply as Oracle) is a multi-model...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOracle Database Cloud Services Customers can choose from a wide range of database...
» 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

Dremio is like magic for Redshift accelerating your analytical queries up to 1,000x.
» more

DBHawk: a web-based Amazon Redshift Workbench and Cloud database tool.
» more
DBHawk: a web-based Oracle database management and self-service BI software.
» more

Navicat for Oracle improves the efficiency and productivity of Oracle developers and administrators with a streamlined working environment.
» more

Dremio is like magic for Oracle accelerating your analytical queries up to 1,000x.
» more

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

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

More resources
Amazon RedshiftmSQL infoMini SQLOracle
DB-Engines blog posts

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

Amazon - the rising star in the DBMS market
3 August 2015, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

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

Architecting eCommerce Platforms for Zero Downtime on Black Friday and Beyond
25 November 2016, Tony Branson (guest author)

MySQL, PostgreSQL and Redis are the winners of the March ranking
2 March 2016, Paul Andlinger

show all

Conferences and events

Oracle OpenWorld 2019
San Francisco, California, USA, 16-19 September 2019

Recent citations in the news

Top 8 Cloud Data Warehouses
10 September 2019, Datamation

BigPanda Announces Immediate Availability on AWS Marketplace
10 September 2019, Yahoo Finance

Matillion Recognized As A 2019 Top Rated Award Winner In Data In -
28 August 2019, WFMJ

Matillion Forms Customer Advisory Board
10 September 2019, PRNewswire

Big Data Infrastructure Market Research: Aim To Achieve The Pinnacle In Qualitative Industry Research And Business Intelligence
16 September 2019, Financial Newspaper

provided by Google News

A Memorial to the Grandfather of Headphone Enthusiasm
15 March 2016, InnerFidelity

PHP at 20: From pet project to powerhouse
11 June 2015, InfoWorld

TransWare Offers New Translation Tools and Services for ARIS® 7.x, 9.x Full translation to Microsoft Visio® 2010, 2013 and 2016 and Many Other Modeling Tools
12 October 2015, PR Web

Writing a Web Service in Perl
13 July 2018, PCQuest

provided by Google News

Oracle OpenWorld 2019 - glimpsing the world beyond the Autonomous Database
16 September 2019, Diginomica

How to manage Oracle database upgrades and annual releases
28 August 2019, TechTarget

Implementing Powerful Security Controls with Oracle Database Vault
9 September 2019, CIOReview

Oracle OpenWorld 2019
16 September 2019, Diginomica

Oracle's IaaS, cloud database in the spotlight at OpenWorld
21 August 2019, TechTarget

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Business Operations Manager
Amazon Web Services, Inc., New York, NY

Business Intelligence Analyst
Amazon.com Services, Inc., Santa Monica, CA

Associate Professional Services Consultant - 2020 United States
Amazon.com Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Business Analyst II
Amazon.com Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Data Engineer
Warner Bros Careers, Burbank, CA

Information Technology Intern
Texas Instruments, Richardson, TX

Hadoop, Oracle, Data Warehousing
Capgemini, Connecticut

Oracle Essbase Consultant / Architect
Decision Support Technology, Connecticut

Data Services Engineer
Denodo Technologies, Chicago, IL

Sr. Oracle Database Engineer
Pacific Investment Management Company LLC, Austin, TX

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

Start now with Redis Cloud
Secure, highly available Redis as a serverless, hosted, fully managed cloud service.
Sign up here.

Couchbase logo

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

Neo4j logo

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

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance

Present your product here