DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the first and only COTS deterministic embedded database management system for mission- and safety-critical hard real-time applicationsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Apache Phoenix vs. IBM Db2

System Properties Comparison Apache Phoenix vs. IBM Db2

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Apache Phoenix and IBM Db2 with MySQL, Hive and PostgreSQL.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameApache Phoenix  Xexclude from comparisonIBM Db2 infoformerly named DB2 or IBM Database 2  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA scale-out RDBMS with evolutionary schema built on Apache HBaseCommon in IBM host environments, 2 different versions for host and Windows/Linux
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMS infoSince Version 10.5 support for JSON/BSON documents compatible with MongoDB
Secondary database modelsDocument store
RDF store infoin Db2 LUW (Linux, Unix, Windows)
Spatial DBMS infowith Db2 Spatial Extender
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score3.06
Rank#97  Overall
#51  Relational DBMS
Score166.56
Rank#7  Overall
#5  Relational DBMS
Websitephoenix.apache.orgwww.ibm.com/­analytics/­db2
Technical documentationphoenix.apache.orgwww.ibm.com/­support/­knowledgecenter/­SSEPGG
DeveloperApache Software FoundationIBM
Initial release20141983 infohost version
Current release5.0-HBase2, July 2018 and 4.15-HBase1, December 201912.1, October 2016
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0commercial infofree version is available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaC and C++
Server operating systemsLinux
Unix
Windows
AIX
HP-UX
Linux
Solaris
Windows
z/OS
Data schemeyes infolate-bound, schema-on-read capabilitiesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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 indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBCADO.NET
JDBC
JSON style queries infoMongoDB compatible
ODBC
XQuery
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Go
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
C
C#
C++
Cobol
Delphi
Fortran
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Visual Basic
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsyes
Triggersnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infoonly with Windows/Unix/Linux Version
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
yes infowith separate tools (MQ, InfoSphere)
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsHadoop integrationno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess Control Lists (using HBase ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABAC, multi-tenancyfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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

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

More resources
Apache PhoenixIBM Db2 infoformerly named DB2 or IBM Database 2
DB-Engines blog posts

Cloudera's HBase PaaS offering now supports Complex Transactions
11 August 2021,  Krishna Maheshwari (sponsor) 

show all

Recent citations in the news

Apache Phoenix Now HBase 2.0 Compatible
20 July 2018, iProgrammer

HPE gobbles up Ampool to add SQL grunt to Ezmeral
9 July 2021, The Register

Developing Python Applications Against Apache Phoenix (HBase)
30 September 2016, DZone News

Cloudera adds operational database to cloud service
17 September 2020, ZDNet

Apache Calcite, FreeMarker, Gora, Phoenix, and Solr updated
27 March 2017, SDTimes.com

provided by Google News

What is Db2? - Definition from Techopedia
31 August 2021, Techopedia

McNeely Technology Solutions Expands Database Services to include Db2 LUW
21 September 2021, what's up

Perfect C2090-600 Dumps - Free PDF Questions Curated By IBM Experts
23 September 2021, The African Exponent

Real C2090-616 Dumps - Free PDF Questions Curated By IBM Experts
23 September 2021, The African Exponent

Best cloud databases of 2021
14 September 2021, ITProPortal

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Senior Solutions Consultant
Cloudera, Newark, NJ

Manager Data Analytics & Insights
Generac Power Systems, Waukesha, WI

Sr. Engineer, Data
Vimeo, New York, NY

IT Architect 3
iknowvate technologies, Plymouth Meeting, PA

Principal Engineer, Data
Vimeo, New York, NY

DB2 Database Administrator Needed!
Diaconia LLC, Arlington, VA

Senior DB2 Logical Database Administrator
Ensono, Remote

IBM DB2 Administrator
JPG Infotech LLC, Washington, DC

Senior DB2 Database Administrator
JPG Infotech LLC, Austin, TX

Database Administrator
Ensono, Remote

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..

Vertica logo

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

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

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

Present your product here