DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Derby vs. VoltDB

System Properties Comparison Derby vs. VoltDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Derby and VoltDB with PostgreSQL, MySQL and Redis.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameDerby infooften called Apache Derby, originally IBM Cloudscape; contained in the Java SDK as JavaDB  Xexclude from comparisonVoltDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFull-featured RDBMS with a small footprint, either embedded into a Java application or used as a database server.Distributed In-Memory NewSQL RDBMS infoUsed for OLTP applications with a high frequency of relatively simple transactions, that can hold all their data in memory
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score6.86
Rank#61  Overall
#35  Relational DBMS
Score1.94
Rank#154  Overall
#70  Relational DBMS
Websitedb.apache.org/­derbywww.voltdb.com
Technical documentationdb.apache.org/­derby/­manuals/­index.htmldocs.voltdb.com
DeveloperApache Software FoundationVoltDB Inc.
Initial release19972010
Current release10.16.1.1, May 202211.3, April 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache version 2Open Source infoAGPL for Community Edition, commercial license for Enterprise, AWS, and Pro Editions
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 languageJavaJava, C++
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java VMLinux
OS X infofor development
Data schemeyesyes
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.yes
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyes infoonly a subset of SQL 99
APIs and other access methodsJDBCJava API
JDBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languagesJavaC#
C++
Erlang infonot officially supported
Go
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresJava Stored ProceduresJava
Triggersyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replicationMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno infoFOREIGN KEY constraints are not supported
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID infoTransactions are executed single-threaded within stored procedures
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoData access is serialized by the server
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoSnapshots and command logging
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 and roles with access to stored procedures

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
Derby infooften called Apache Derby, originally IBM Cloudscape; contained in the Java SDK as JavaDBVoltDB
Recent citations in the news

Data Management News for the Week of February 10; Updates from ...
9 February 2023, Solutions Review

Payara Foundation Releases Payara Server 5 and Payara Micro 5
30 March 2018, InfoQ.com

Sinister Emojis & Critical Oracle Patch Among New Cybersecurity Worries
20 July 2018, Credit Union Times

Why you should use SQLite
13 February 2019, InfoWorld

Top Tools for ERP Enterprise Resource Planning
26 January 2023, Investopedia

provided by Google News

Rethinking How Data is Stored and Processed Brings Scale and ...
28 November 2023, insideBIGDATA

Unveiling Volt Active Data's game-changing approach to limitless ...
16 October 2023, YourStory

 VoltDB Launches Active(N) Lossless Cross Data Center Replication
31 August 2021, PR Newswire

VoltDB Aims for Fast Big Data Development -- ADTmag
29 January 2015, ADT Magazine

VoltDB Upgrades Power, Security of Its In-Memory Database
1 February 2017, eWeek

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

DEV OPS ENGINEER
Esperanto.ai, Mountain View, CA

ArchivesSpace Technical Lead
LYRASIS, Georgia

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Redis logo

The world’s most loved real‑time data platform.
Try free

Datastax Astra logo

Bring all your data to Generative AI applications with vector search enabled by the most scalable
vector database available.
Try for Free

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.

Present your product here