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 > DolphinDB vs. Heroic vs. Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics vs. SAP Advantage Database Server vs. Splice Machine

System Properties Comparison DolphinDB vs. Heroic vs. Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics vs. SAP Advantage Database Server vs. Splice Machine

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameDolphinDB  Xexclude from comparisonHeroic  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Synapse Analytics infopreviously named Azure SQL Data Warehouse  Xexclude from comparisonSAP Advantage Database Server infoformer name: Sybase ADS  Xexclude from comparisonSplice Machine  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionTime Series DBMS for big data, integrated with a lightweight distributed computing framework and a vector programming languageTime Series DBMS built at Spotify based on Cassandra or Google Cloud Bigtable, and ElasticSearchElastic, large scale data warehouse service leveraging the broad eco-system of SQL ServerLow-cost RDBMS with access to ISAM and FoxPro data structuresOpen-Source SQL RDBMS for Operational and Analytical use cases with native Machine Learning, powered by Hadoop and Spark
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSTime Series DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.08
Rank#167  Overall
#11  Time Series DBMS
Score0.07
Rank#315  Overall
#29  Time Series DBMS
Score17.27
Rank#39  Overall
#24  Relational DBMS
Score3.89
Rank#86  Overall
#46  Relational DBMS
Score0.79
Rank#197  Overall
#97  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.dolphindb.comspotify.github.io/­heroic/­#!/­indexazure.microsoft.com/­services/­synapse-analyticswww.sap.com/­products/­advantage-database-server.htmlsplicemachine.com
Technical documentationwww.dolphindb.com/­helpspotify.github.io/­heroic/­#!/­docs/­overviewdocs.microsoft.com/­azure/­synapse-analyticsdoc.splicemachine.com
DeveloperDolphinDB, IncSpotifyMicrosoftSybase, SAPSplice Machine
Initial release20182014201619932014
Current release3.1, March 2021
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infofree community version availableOpen Source infoApache 2.0commercialcommercialOpen Source infoAGPL 3.0, commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesnono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC++JavaC++Java
Server operating systemsLinux
Windows
hostedLinux
Windows
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyesyes
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.nononono
Secondary indexesnoyes infovia Elasticsearchyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query languagenoyesyesyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
HQL (Heroic Query Language, a JSON-based language)
HTTP API
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
.NET Client API
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
JDBC
Native Spark Datasource
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
Java
JavaScript
Python
R
C#
Java
PHP
Delphi
Perl
PHP
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
R
Scala
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesnoTransact SQLyesyes infoJava
Triggersnononoyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioningShardingSharding, horizontal partitioningnoneShared Nothhing Auto-Sharding, Columnar Partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesyesyesMulti-source replication infoCONFLICT Trigger to resolve replication conflicts
Source-replica replication
Multi-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnononoYes, via Full Spark Integration
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono infodocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­synapse-analytics/­sql-data-warehouse/­sql-data-warehouse-table-constraintsyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayesnoACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyesyes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnono infocaching of (temporary) tables can be configuredyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAdministrators, Users, Groupsyesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardAccess rights for users, groups and roles according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
DolphinDBHeroicMicrosoft Azure Synapse Analytics infopreviously named Azure SQL Data WarehouseSAP Advantage Database Server infoformer name: Sybase ADSSplice Machine
News

How to Break Data Silos to Drive Enterprise-Wide AI
11 June 2021

Point-in-Time Correctness in Machine Learning
1 June 2021

The Compliance Nightmare Lurking in Your Data Science Team
6 May 2021

Whose Job Is It Anyway?
23 April 2021

How Optimizing MLOps Can Revolutionize Enterprise AI
15 April 2021

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
DolphinDBHeroicMicrosoft Azure Synapse Analytics infopreviously named Azure SQL Data WarehouseSAP Advantage Database Server infoformer name: Sybase ADSSplice Machine
Recent citations in the news

Review: Google Bigtable scales with ease
7 September 2016, InfoWorld

provided by Google News

Microsoft Announces the General Availability of Azure Purview
10 October 2021, InfoQ.com

Microsoft Azure Artificial Intelligence (AI) Portfolio | Services Review 2021
11 October 2021, Datamation

How Database Virtualization Helps Migrate a Data Warehouse to the Cloud | eWEEK
14 October 2021, eWeek

Azure Purview data governance service heads to GA
28 September 2021, ZDNet

Data engineering veteran Naggi Asmar joins Matillion as Chief Engineering Officer
12 October 2021, WWNY

provided by Google News

Depression and Alcoholism: Five Tips for Recovery
17 December 2020, PsychCentral.com

Depression and Substance Abuse: The Chicken or the Egg?
26 January 2017, PsychCentral.com

provided by Google News

Splice Machine Announces New Capabilities to Support Real-Time AI with Version 3.1 of its Scale-Out SQL Database
9 March 2021, PRNewswire

Machine learning data pipeline outfit Splice Machine files for insolvency
26 August 2021, The Register

Splice Machine Launches the Splice Machine Feature Store to Simplify Feature Engineering and Democratize Machine Learning
19 January 2021, PRNewswire

Splice Machine Introduces New Edition of Livewire Operational AI Platform for Industrial Users
25 May 2021, PRNewswire

Splice Machine database travels full circle to predictive application platform
25 September 2017, ZDNet

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

SQL Developer with Azure Synapse
spar information systems, Remote

Azure Synapse Engineer
Harvard Partners, LLP, Trusted Advisors to IT, Remote

Engagement Manager, 100% Remote
Piper Companies, Remote

Azure Consultant
Deloitte, Stamford, CT

Azure Data Engineer - REMOTE
Chabez Tech, Quincy, MA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

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!

AllegroGraph logo

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

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..

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here