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

DBMS > Badger vs. Redis vs. Rockset vs. SAP SQL Anywhere

System Properties Comparison Badger vs. Redis vs. Rockset vs. SAP SQL Anywhere

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameBadger  Xexclude from comparisonRedis  Xexclude from comparisonRockset  Xexclude from comparisonSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server Anywhere  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn embeddable, persistent, simple and fast Key-Value Store, written purely in Go.In-memory data structure store, used as database, cache and message broker infoRedis focuses on performance so most of its design decisions prioritize high performance and very low latencies.A scalable, reliable search and analytics service in the cloud, built on RocksDBRDBMS database and synchronization technologies for server, desktop, remote office, and mobile environments
Primary database modelKey-value storeKey-value store infoMultiple data types and a rich set of operations, as well as configurable data expiration, eviction and persistenceDocument storeRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store infowith Redis Modules
Graph DBMS infowith Redis Modules
Search engine infowith Redis Modules
Time Series DBMS infowith Redis Modules
Relational DBMS
Search engine
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.07
Rank#305  Overall
#52  Key-value stores
Score145.24
Rank#8  Overall
#1  Key-value stores
Score0.30
Rank#237  Overall
#34  Document stores
Score5.43
Rank#58  Overall
#32  Relational DBMS
Websitegithub.com/­dgraph-io/­badgerredis.iorockset.comwww.sap.com/­products/­sql-anywhere.html
Technical documentationgodoc.org/­github.com/­dgraph-io/­badgerredis.io/­documentationdocs.rockset.com/­overviewhelp.sap.com/­sql-anywhere
DeveloperDGraph LabsSalvatore Sanfilippo infoDevelopment sponsored by Redis LabsRocksetSAP infoformerly Sybase
Initial release2017200920191992
Current release5.0.6, September 201917, July 2015
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoBSD 3-Clause, commercial license availablecommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageGoCC++
Server operating systemsBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
BSD
Linux
OS X
Windows infoported and maintained by Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.
hostedAIX
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenopartial infoSupported data types are strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets, bit arrays, hyperloglogs and geospatial indexesdynamic typingyes
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.nonono infoingestion from XML files supportedyes
Secondary indexesnoyes infowith RediSearch moduleall fields are automatically indexedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnonoRead-only SQL queries, including JOINsyes
APIs and other access methodsproprietary protocol infoRESP - REdis Serialization ProtocolHTTP RESTADO.NET
HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesGoC
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
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C
C#
C++
Delphi
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoLuanoyes, in C/C++, Java, .Net or Perl
Triggersnononoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingAutomatic shardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMaster-slave replication infoChained replication is supported
Multi-master replication infowith Redis Enterprise Pack
yesMaster-slave replication infoDatabase mirroring
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneEventual Consistency
Strong eventual consistency with CRDTs
Eventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynononoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoOptimistic locking, atomic execution of commands blocks and scriptsnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoData access is serialized by the serveryesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoConfigurable mechanisms for persistency via snapshots and/or operations logsyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.noyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnoSimple password-based access control infoAccess control lists and SSL are available in the commercial versionAccess rights for users and organizations can be defined via Rockset consolefine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
BadgerRedisRocksetSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server Anywhere
Specific characteristicsRedis, benchmarked as the world's fastest database, reduces application complexity,...
» more
Competitive advantagesRedis is an in-memory database platform offering native support of wide range of...
» more
Typical application scenariosRedis powers personalization, real-time fraud detection, IoT, e-commerce, real-time...
» more
Key customersVerizon, Vodafone, Atlassian, Trip Advisor, Jet.com, Nokia, Samsung, HTC, Docker,...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsThe licensing model is subscription based. Redis Enterprise Cloud is priced according...
» 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 Labs is the open source home and the provider of enterprise-class Redis.
» more

ScaleGrid: Fully managed Redis-as-a-Service in the cloud.
» more

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

More resources
BadgerRedisRocksetSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server Anywhere
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

Dgraph raises $11.5 million for scalable graph database solutions
31 July 2019, VentureBeat

provided by Google News

Redis Labs Leverages Kubernetes to Automate Database Recovery
13 November 2019, Container Journal

Redis releases automatic cluster recovery for Kubernetes and RedisInsight GUI tool
13 November 2019, The Register

How to Use Redis TimeSeries with Grafana for Real-time Analytics
13 November 2019, InfoQ.com

Redis Labs launches RedisInsight and automated cluster recovery for Kubernetes
13 November 2019, Help Net Security

Redis Labs Named to Deloitte's North America Technology Fast 500™ for Third Consecutive Year
7 November 2019, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Rockset Partners with Tableau to Enable Users to See NoSQL Data in Real Time
8 November 2019, Database Trends and Applications

Rockset review: Real-time SQL for operational data
17 October 2019, InfoWorld

Rockset Partners with Tableau to Power Real-Time Dashboards on NoSQL Data
7 November 2019, Yahoo Finance

Rockset Expands SQL Links to Tableau
8 November 2019, Datanami

Rockset Bridges Divide Between SQL and Kafka
6 November 2019, RTInsights

provided by Google News

SAP gives SQL Anywhere a new IoT injection
16 July 2015, Computerworld

What is SAP SQL Anywhere? - Definition from WhatIs.com
13 October 2016, TechTarget

SAP BAPI (Business Application Programming Interface)
2 April 2018, TechTarget

How to manage mobile databases: Tips and best practices
21 August 2017, TechRepublic

SAP IoT products: How do they work with ERP and big data?
28 December 2015, TechTarget

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Data Engineer
MachineMetrics, Boston, MA

Data Engineer
OneMagnify, Dearborn, MI

Senior Database Engineer
National Research Center for College & University Admissions, United States

Data Engineer
VividCortex, Arlington, VA

Data Engineer
Bungie, Bellevue, WA

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rockset, San Mateo, CA

Senior Frontend Engineer
Rockset, San Mateo, CA

Senior Software Engineer
Rockset, San Mateo, CA

Azure Database Administrator
InEight, United States

Help Desk Technician
Association for Energy Affordability, Inc., New York, NY

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

Couchbase logo

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


Datastax logo

Build data-driven applications that set the standard for performance, availability,
& scale with DataStax.
Learn more.

RavenDB logo

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

Neo4j logo

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

Present your product here