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

DBMS > EXASOL vs. IBM Db2 Event Store vs. JaguarDB vs. Netezza vs. Snowflake

System Properties Comparison EXASOL vs. IBM Db2 Event Store vs. JaguarDB vs. Netezza vs. Snowflake

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameEXASOL  Xexclude from comparisonIBM Db2 Event Store  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonNetezza infoAlso called PureData System for Analytics by IBM  Xexclude from comparisonSnowflake  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHigh-performance, in-memory, MPP database specifically designed for in-memory analytics.Distributed Event Store optimized for Internet of Things use casesPerformant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applicationsData warehouse and analytics appliance part of IBM PureSystemsCloud-based data warehousing service for structured and semi-structured data
Primary database modelRelational DBMSEvent Store
Time Series DBMS
Key-value storeRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.89
Rank#89  Overall
#44  Relational DBMS
Score0.30
Rank#240  Overall
#2  Event Stores
#14  Time Series DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#334  Overall
#59  Key-value stores
Score18.75
Rank#33  Overall
#20  Relational DBMS
Score2.56
Rank#101  Overall
#49  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.exasol.com/­en/­productswww.ibm.com/­products/­db2-event-storewww.datajaguar.comwww.ibm.com/­analytics/­netezzawww.snowflake.com
Technical documentationwww.exasol.com/­en/­community/­resourceswww.ibm.com/­support/­knowledgecenter/­en/­SSGNPV_1.1.2/­eventstore/­welcome.htmlwww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpdocs.snowflake.net/­manuals/­index.html
DeveloperExasolIBMDataJaguar, Inc.IBMSnowflake Computing Inc.
Initial release20002017201520002014
Current release1.1.32.9.4 September 2018
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercial infofree developer edition availableOpen Source infoGPL V3.0commercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonononoyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC++, ScalaC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languages
Server operating systemsLinux infoLinux, macOS, Windows for the developer additionLinuxLinux infoincluded in appliancehosted
Data schemeyesyesyesyesyes infosupport of semi-structured data formats (JSON, XML, Avro)
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.nononoyes
Secondary indexesyesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyes infothrough the embedded Spark runtimeA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersyesyes
APIs and other access methods.Net
JDBC
ODBC
WebSocket
JDBC
RESTful HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
CLI Client
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesJava
Lua
Python
R
Java
Python
Scala
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C
C++
Fortran
Java
Lua
Perl
Python
R
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnonoyesuser defined functions
Triggersyesnononono infosimilar concept for controling cloud resources
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingShardingShardingyes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesActive-active shard replicationMaster-master replicationMaster-slave replicationyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoHadoop integrationnonoyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnononoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnonoACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesNo - written data is immutableyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesYes - Synchronous writes to local disk combined with replicationyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesnono
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users, groups and roles according to SQL-standardUser level access controlrights management via user accountsUsers with fine-grained authorization conceptUsers with fine-grained authorization concept, user roles and pluggable authentication
More information provided by the system vendor
EXASOLIBM Db2 Event StoreJaguarDBNetezza infoAlso called PureData System for Analytics by IBMSnowflake
Specific characteristicsSQL support, group by, order by, join
» more
Competitive advantagesExtremely easy to scale-out (in seconds) 100,000 times faster
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT data, time series data, AI data. Any type of numerical data.
» more
Key customersQuantea, 2PiDay, Synqy, SinoLogistics, IIVI
» more
Market metricsAdvertising awareness, installed base, brand image, market share
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsFree-trial license, per-node license, and subscription license.
» 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

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

More resources
EXASOLIBM Db2 Event StoreJaguarDBNetezza infoAlso called PureData System for Analytics by IBMSnowflake
Recent citations in the news

Exasol Named a Leader in Dresner ADI Report for Third Consecutive Year
19 February 2020, Business Wire

68% of Data Teams Unable to Extract the Insights Organizations Need for Better Decision Making
13 February 2020, Yahoo Finance

Businesses struggling to extract insight from sea of data
14 February 2020, ITProPortal

In-memory OLAP Database Market Demand, Production, Supply, Top Manufacturers, Competitive Development, End User and Strategies Analysis and Forecast 2025
18 February 2020, Keep Reading

In-memory OLAP Database Market Size, Status, Global Outlook 2019 To 2025
17 February 2020, Galus Australis

provided by Google News

How IBM Is Turning Db2 into an 'AI Database'
3 June 2019, Datanami

Best cloud databases of 2020
18 December 2019, Techradar

IBM Confronts AI Resistance
23 October 2019, RTInsights

IBM Builds New Ultra-Fast Platform for Hoovering Up and Analyzing Data from Anywhere
31 May 2018, Data Center Knowledge

IBM releases Cloud Private for Data
29 May 2018, ZDNet

provided by Google News

RIP Netezza, IBM’s FPGA-powered data warehousing dream
3 July 2019, The Register

Oracle SQL vs ROW (Row of World): Counting on Emptiness
29 January 2020, Toolbox

Google completes $2 billion acquisition of big-data analytics startup Looker
13 February 2020, TechStartups.com

Breaking through Netezza End-of-Life
30 October 2018, Database Trends and Applications

Netezza SQL: GROUP_CONCAT, REPLACE and the Data Sampling Trick
31 January 2019, Toolbox

provided by Google News

Cloud Database Startup Snowflake Vaults to $12B Valuation, Partners with Salesforce
10 February 2020, Data Center Knowledge

Cloud data platform giant Snowflake raises $479M at $12.4B valuation, partners with Salesforce
7 February 2020, GeekWire

$12.4 Billion Snowflake Could Go Public In July As Its Top Line Soars At 174%
13 February 2020, Forbes

Snowflake Announces General Availability on Google Cloud
18 February 2020, Business Wire

Matillion Announces Availability for Matillion ETL for Snowflake on Google Cloud Platform
19 February 2020, MarTech Series

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Database Administrator
Trilliant, Cary, NC

AWS DevOps Engineer
National Research Center for College & University Admissions, Austin, TX

Data Analyst - Marketing & Sales
McKinsey & Company, San Jose, CA

Big Data/Hadoop Developer
Simplex Info Systems Inc., Okmulgee, OK

Analytics Consultant - West
InterWorks, Los Angeles, CA

Manager BI Analytics
DataMetica, United States

Manager BI Analytics
DataMetica, Illinois

Cognos/Netezza Developer
Avani Technology Solutions Inc, New York, NY

DW & MPP
Amazon Web Services, Inc., United States

Director, Visualization Development
Nike, Beaverton, OR

Database Developer
Pet Supermarket, United States

Database Administrator
BNB Bank, Hauppauge, NY

Database tester
Perspecta, Camp Hill, PA

Business Intelligence Specialist
University of Richmond, Richmond, VA

Database Administrator
Sonos, Inc, Boston, MA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

How do MariaDB, Oracle MySQL and EnterpriseDB compare?
Get the white paper to
learn more.

AllegroGraph logo

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

Couchbase logo

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

Datastax Luna logo

Simple, subscription-based support for open source
Apache Cassandra™ from the Cassandra experts.
Learn more.

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