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 > dBASE vs. EJDB vs. Google Cloud Bigtable vs. Microsoft Azure Search

System Properties Comparison dBASE vs. EJDB vs. Google Cloud Bigtable vs. Microsoft Azure Search

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NamedBASE  Xexclude from comparisonEJDB  Xexclude from comparisonGoogle Cloud Bigtable  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure Search  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptiondBase was one of the first databases with a development environment on PC's. Its latest version dBase V is still sold as dBase classic, which needs a DOS Emulation. The up-to-date product is dBase plus.Embeddable document-store database library with JSON representation of queries (in MongoDB style)Google's NoSQL Big Data database service. It's the same database that powers many core Google services, including Search, Analytics, Maps, and Gmail.Search-as-a-service for web and mobile app development
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument storeWide column storeSearch engine
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score14.07
Rank#41  Overall
#25  Relational DBMS
Score0.29
Rank#271  Overall
#39  Document stores
Score3.98
Rank#85  Overall
#6  Wide column stores
Score6.85
Rank#58  Overall
#7  Search engines
Websitewww.dbase.comejdb.orgcloud.google.com/­bigtableazure.microsoft.com/­en-us/­services/­search
Technical documentationwww.dbase.com/­support/­knowledgebasegithub.com/­Softmotions/­ejdb/­blob/­master/­README.mdcloud.google.com/­bigtable/­docsdocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­azure/­search
DeveloperAsthon TateSoftmotionsGoogleMicrosoft
Initial release1979201220152015
Current releasedBASE 2019, 2019V1
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoGPLv2commercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC
Server operating systemsDOS infodBase Classic
Windows infodBase Pro
server-lesshostedhosted
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes infostring, integer, double, bool, date, object_idnoyes
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.nono
Secondary indexesyesnonoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnononono
APIs and other access methodsnone infoThe IDE can access other DBMS or ODBC-sources.in-process shared librarygRPC (using protocol buffers) API
HappyBase (Python library)
HBase compatible API (Java)
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesdBase proprietary IDEActionscript
C
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lua
Objective-C
Pike
Python
Ruby
C#
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
.Net
C#
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno infoThe IDE can access stored procedures in other database systems.nonono
Triggersnononono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenoneShardingSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud service
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnonenoneInternal replication in Colossus, and regional replication between two clusters in different zonesyes infoImplicit feature of the cloud service
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate consistency (for a single cluster), Eventual consistency (for two or more replicated clusters)Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno infotypically not needed, however similar functionality with collection joins possiblenono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infonot for dBase internal data, but IDE does support transactions when accessing external DBMSnoAtomic single-row operationsno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoRead/Write Lockingyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nono
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesnoAccess rights for users, groups and roles based on Google Cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM)yes infousing Azure authentication

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
dBASEEJDBGoogle Cloud BigtableMicrosoft Azure Search
DB-Engines blog posts

DB-Engines Ranking coverage expanded to 169 database management systems
3 June 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Cloud-based DBMS's popularity grows at high rates
12 December 2019, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Prince William and Harry instantly recognisable in first day of school pictures
3 September 2021, My London

'RIP Dwain, good lad gone too soon' - Tributes to biker tragically killed in Oscott
6 September 2021, Birmingham Live

Object-Oriented Databases Software Market Size 2021 And Analysis By Top Keyplayers – Google, ObjectBox, Microsoft, DBase
9 September 2021, The Manomet Current

Female senior living executives deliver insights from the C-suite
15 September 2021, McKnight's Senior Living

Oh Yes You Can Sell AppDev - Even Without AppDev Expertise
10 September 2021, Channel Insider

provided by Google News

Google Cloud Opens New Canadian Cloud Region In Toronto
14 September 2021, CRN

Google Cloud launches Toronto region
15 September 2021, IT World Canada

Bigtable vs Bigquery - A Quick Overview
9 September 2021, Analytics India Magazine

Google Cloud's new region in Toronto is now open
15 September 2021, Devdiscourse

Google Cloud hit by outage in new Melbourne, Australia, region
25 August 2021, DatacenterDynamics

provided by Google News

Microsoft creates an R&D hub in Spain focused on Artificial Intelligence models to improve user experience
14 September 2021, Science Business

Microsoft Azure Enterprise Search Gets Boost With New Integration
22 April 2021, CRN

Cognitive Search - Azure Search with AI | Azure Friday | Channel 9 - Microsoft
6 September 2019, Channel 9

Find meaningful insights using semantic capabilities in Azure Cognitive Search - Microsoft
15 March 2021, Channel 9

How to use Azure Search in .Net
23 April 2018, InfoWorld

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Quality Lab Technician
Unilever, Sikeston, MO

Data Processor
Marie Leising & Associates, Michigan

Office Associate I – Admissions
St. Mary's College of Maryland, St. Mary's City, MD

Staff Auditor - Analyst I
PRGX Global, Inc, Seattle, WA

Data Technician II-Full Time-VP Transplant Center-DHTS-Durham
Duke University, Durham, NC

Software Engineer - Graduates 2022
Cognite AS, Oslo, MN

Senior Data Engineer
SADA, Atlanta, GA

Senior Business Intelligence Engineer
SADA, Atlanta, GA

Senior Cloud Data Engineer - augIntel
ComResource, Columbus, OH

Senior Data Engineer
SADA, Los Angeles, CA

Azure Sr Dev/Architect (with .Net or Java background) for Remote
Mount Talent Consulting, Remote

Principal Software Engineering Manager, Azure Cognitive Search
Microsoft, Atlanta, GA

Senior Software Engineer
Microsoft, Atlanta, GA

Senior Software Engineer, Azure Cognitive Search
Microsoft, Atlanta, GA

Azure Solution Architect
Nordic Consulting Partners, Inc., Remote

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.

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..

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here