DB-EnginesExtremeDB: hybrid in-memory and persistent storage based on a true IMDSEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > AnzoGraph DB vs. EDB Postgres vs. Redis vs. Snowflake

System Properties Comparison AnzoGraph DB vs. EDB Postgres vs. Redis vs. Snowflake

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameAnzoGraph DB  Xexclude from comparisonEDB Postgres  Xexclude from comparisonRedis  Xexclude from comparisonSnowflake  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionScalable graph database built for online analytics and data harmonization with MPP scaling, high-performance analytical algorithms and reasoning, and virtualizationThe EDB Postgres Platform is an enterprise-class data management platform based on the open source database PostgreSQL with flexible deployment options and Oracle compatibility features, complemented by tool kits for management, integration, and migration.Popular in-memory data platform used as a cache, message broker, and database that can be deployed on-premises, across clouds, and hybrid environments infoRedis focuses on performance so most of its design decisions prioritize high performance and very low latencies.Cloud-based data warehousing service for structured and semi-structured data
Primary database modelGraph DBMS
RDF store
Relational DBMSKey-value store infoMultiple data types and a rich set of operations, as well as configurable data expiration, eviction and persistenceRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
Document store infowith RedisJSON
Graph DBMS infowith RedisGraph
Spatial DBMS
Search engine infowith RediSearch
Time Series DBMS infowith RedisTimeSeries
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.40
Rank#253  Overall
#20  Graph DBMS
#12  RDF stores
Score1.96
Rank#119  Overall
#58  Relational DBMS
Score168.31
Rank#6  Overall
#1  Key-value stores
Score40.04
Rank#25  Overall
#16  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.cambridgesemantics.com/­anzographwww.enterprisedb.comredis.io
redislabs.com
www.snowflake.com
Technical documentationdocs.cambridgesemantics.com/­anzograph/­userdoc/­home.htmwww.enterprisedb.com/­edb-docsdocs.redislabs.com/­latest/­index.html
redis.io/­documentation
docs.snowflake.net/­manuals/­index.html
DeveloperCambridge SemanticsEnterpriseDBRedis project core team, inspired by Salvatore Sanfilippo infoDevelopment sponsored by Redis LabsSnowflake Computing Inc.
Initial release2018200520092014
Current release2.3, January 2021V13, October 20206.2.4, June 2021
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree trial version availablecommercial infoBSD for PostgreSQL-componentsOpen Source infosource-available extensions (modules), commercial licenses for Redis Enterprisecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononoyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
  • Redis Enterprise Cloud: Instantly scale and pay only for the resources you need - on any cloud - AWS, Azure or Google Cloud.
  • ScaleGrid for Redis: Fully managed hosting for Redis on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.
Implementation languageCC
Server operating systemsLinuxLinux
Windows
BSD
Linux
OS X
Windows infoported and maintained by Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.
hosted
Data schemeSchema-free and OWL/RDFS-schema supportyesschema-freeyes infosupport of semi-structured data formats (JSON, XML, Avro)
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyespartial infoSupported data types are strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets, bit arrays, hyperloglogs and geospatial indexesyes
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.noyes infospecific XML-type available, but no XML query functionality.noyes
Secondary indexesnoyesyes infowith RediSearch module
SQL infoSupport of SQLSPARQL and SPARQL* as primary query language. Cypher preview.yes infostandard with numerous extensionsnoyes
APIs and other access methodsApache Mule
gRPC
JDBC
Kafka
OData access for BI tools
OpenCypher
RESTful HTTP API
SPARQL
ADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
proprietary protocol infoRESP - REdis Serialization ProtocolCLI Client
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC++
Java
Python
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Tcl
C
C#
C++
Clojure
Crystal
D
Dart
Elixir
Erlang
Fancy
Go
Haskell
Haxe
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Objective-C
OCaml
Pascal
Perl
PHP
Prolog
Pure Data
Python
R
Rebol
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Scheme
Smalltalk
Swift
Tcl
Visual Basic
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions and aggregatesuser defined functions inforealized in proprietary language PL/pgSQL or with common languages like Perl, Python, Tcl etc.Lua; Redis Functions coming in Redis 7 (slides and Github)user defined functions
Triggersnoyespublish/subscribe channels provide some trigger functionality; RedisGearsno infosimilar concept for controling cloud resources
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesAutomatic shardinghorizontal partitioning infoby hash, list or rangeSharding infoAutomatic hash-based sharding with support for hash-tags for manual shardingyes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication in MPP-ClusterMulti-source replicationMulti-source replication infowith Redis Enterprise Pack
Source-replica replication infoChained replication is supported
yes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsKerberos/HDFS data loadingnothrough RedisGearsno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency in MPP-ClusterImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Causal consistency can be enabled in Active-Active databases
Strong consistency with Redis Raft
Strong eventual consistency with Active-Active
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityno infonot needed in graphsyesnoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDAtomic execution of command blocks and scripts and optimistic lockingACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)yes infoData access is serialized by the serveryes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoConfigurable mechanisms for persistency via snapshots and/or operations logsyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnoyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardAccess Control Lists (ACLs): redis.io/­topics/­acl
LDAP and Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) for Redis Enterprise
Mutual TLS authentication: redis.io/­topics/­encryption
Password-based authentication
Users with fine-grained authorization concept, user roles and pluggable authentication
More information provided by the system vendor
AnzoGraph DBEDB PostgresRedisSnowflake
Specific characteristicsPostgreSQL with added Security, Performance, DBA, Developer, and Oracle compatibile...
» more
The Redis real-time data platform builds upon the unmatched simplicity and speed...
» more
Competitive advantagesComplete Postgres platform with enterprise-class Postgres, Management, Integration,...
» more
Redis Enterprise is a robust in-memory database platform built by the people who...
» more
Typical application scenariosNew applications for transactional, reporting and mixed workloads that need to integrate...
» more
Redis Enterprise is used by large enterprise, startup, and government organizations...
» more
Key customersMasterCard, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Ericsson, AT&T, Alibaba, Korea Telecom and...
» more
Verizon, Vodafone, Atlassian, Trip Advisor, Jet.com, Nokia, Samsung, HTC, Docker,...
» more
Market metricsListed in Gartner Magic Quadrant 2013-2018 with over 4,000 customers.
» more
Most launched Docker container per day according to Docker Hub (7.2M launches per...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOpen Source and Commercial core based licensing.
» more
Redis Enterprise Cloud lets users scale up and down instantly, and pay only for the...
» 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

Redis Enterprise Cloud: Try with 400$ usage credit.
» more

Redisson PRO: The ultra-fast Redis Java Client.
» more
CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

DBHawk: Secure access to SQL, NoSQL and Cloud databases with an all-in-one solution.
» more

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

More resources
AnzoGraph DBEDB PostgresRedisSnowflake
DB-Engines blog posts

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2018
2 January 2019, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

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

MongoDB is the DBMS of the year, defending the title from last year
7 January 2015, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

AnzoGraph review: A graph database for deep analytics
15 April 2019, InfoWorld

Cambridge Semantics Announces Major Upgrades to Its Award-Winning AnzoGraph® DB, Including Free Edition for Commercial Use
23 January 2020, Business Wire

Cambridge Semantics Releases 2019 Benchmark Report Showcasing How Graph Analytics Database, AnzoGraph, Complements Graph Transactional Databases
24 January 2019, Business Wire

Cambridge Semantics Fits AnzoGraph DB with More Speed, Free Access
23 January 2020, Solutions Review

Parabole Introduces Alternative Data Analytics Powered by Cambridge Semantics' AnzoGraph Database
9 July 2019, PR Web

provided by Google News

Italy's stock exchange shares its Postgres success story
2 July 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Will open-source Postgres take over the database market? Experts weigh in
25 June 2021, SiliconANGLE News

A fierce battle is raging in the database industry
18 July 2021, TechRadar

Here are 5 insights you might have missed from Postgres Vision 2021, June 22-23
15 July 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Swarm64 and EDB Partner to Extend EDB Postgres Advanced With Faster Query Performance
8 April 2021, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Redis Comprehensive Guide for Data Scientists-
30 June 2021, Illinoisnewstoday.com

Redis survey finds AI is stressing IT infrastructure to breaking point
29 June 2021, VentureBeat

A Comprehensive Guide To Redis For Data Scientists -
27 June 2021, Analytics India Magazine

Scaling CockroachDB in the red ocean of relational databases
15 July 2021, TechCrunch

Non-relational's quiet revolution in databases
1 July 2021, TechRepublic

provided by Google News

With Addressable Market Expanding, Is Snowflake Stock A Buy?
22 July 2021, Forbes

Snowflake Expands Partner Program To Include SaaS Developers, Data Providers
25 June 2021, CRN

Matillion Named Snowflake Data Integration Partner of the Year for 2021
5 July 2021, Datanami

Securiti allies with Snowflake to manage and secure data
16 July 2021, VentureBeat

Securiti Partners with Snowflake to Enable Protection, Privacy and Governance for the Data Cloud
14 July 2021, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Sales Engineer/Senior Sales Engineer (West)
TigerGraph, Washington State

Senior DevOps Engineer
Cambridge Semantics, Boston, MA

Events Specialist
EnterpriseDB Corporation, Remote

Commercial Account Executive (US, Northeast Region)
EnterpriseDB Corporation, Burlington, VT

Commercial Account Executive DACH, Central
EnterpriseDB Corporation, Remote

Account Executive | Public Sector | Department of Defense
EnterpriseDB Corporation, Remote

HR Associate
EnterpriseDB Corporation, Bedford, MA

Database Administrator
Detroit Tigers, Detroit, MI

Database App Server Engineer
Maryland Courts, Annapolis, MD

Software Engineer/ Database Reliability Engineer
Etsy, Brooklyn, NY

Database Developer
Farm Credit Services of America, Omaha, NE

Senior Operations Engineer - Database Reliability
Redfin, Seattle, WA

HR Decision Scientist
The Walt Disney Company (Corporate), Lake Buena Vista, FL

COVID-19 Database Administrator
City of Detroit, Detroit, MI

Associate Snowflake Database Administrator
PACCAR, Renton, WA

Lead Snowflake Database / Experienced ELT Developer
Spartan Technologies, San Francisco, CA

Database Administrator
C2S Techs, Bellevue, WA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

AllegroGraph logo

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

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for 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 5 GB free..

Present your product here