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

DBMS > EXASOL vs. JaguarDB vs. Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse vs. SAP IQ vs. Snowflake

System Properties Comparison EXASOL vs. JaguarDB vs. Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse vs. SAP IQ vs. Snowflake

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameEXASOL  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse  Xexclude from comparisonSAP IQ infoformer name: Sybase IQ  Xexclude from comparisonSnowflake  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHigh-performance, in-memory, MPP database specifically designed for in-memory analytics.Performant, highly scalable DBMS for AI and IoT applicationsElastic, large scale data warehouse service leveraging the broad eco-system of SQL ServerColumnar RDBMS optimized for Big Data analyticsCloud-based data warehousing service for structured and semi-structured data
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value storeRelational DBMSRelational DBMS infocolumn-orientedRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.89
Rank#89  Overall
#44  Relational DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#334  Overall
#59  Key-value stores
Score9.58
Rank#42  Overall
#26  Relational DBMS
Score5.01
Rank#61  Overall
#34  Relational DBMS
Score2.56
Rank#101  Overall
#49  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.exasol.com/­en/­productswww.datajaguar.comazure.microsoft.com/­services/­sql-data-warehousewww.sap.com/­products/­sybase-iq-big-data-management.htmlwww.snowflake.com
Technical documentationwww.exasol.com/­en/­community/­resourceswww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpdocs.microsoft.com/­azure/­sql-data-warehousehelp.sap.com/­iqdocs.snowflake.net/­manuals/­index.html
DeveloperExasolDataJaguar, Inc.MicrosoftSAP, formerly SybaseSnowflake Computing Inc.
Initial release20002015201619942014
Current release2.9.4 September 201816.1 SPS04, April 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoGPL V3.0commercialcommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesnoyes
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC++ infothe server part. Clients available in other languagesC++
Server operating systemsLinuxhostedAIX
HP-UX
Linux
Solaris
Windows
hosted
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.nonononoyes
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersyesyesyes
APIs and other access methods.Net
JDBC
ODBC
WebSocket
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
CLI Client
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesJava
Lua
Python
R
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C#
Java
PHP
C
C#
C++
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnoTransact SQLyesuser defined functions
Triggersyesnonoyesno infosimilar concept for controling cloud resources
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingSharding, horizontal partitioningshared disk or shared nothing architectures with SAP IQ Multiplexeryes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-master replicationyesSAP/Sybase Replication Serveryes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoHadoop integrationnonoHadoop integrationno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnoyesyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyesyes
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.yesnonono
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users, groups and roles according to SQL-standardrights management via user accountsyesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers with fine-grained authorization concept, user roles and pluggable authentication
More information provided by the system vendor
EXASOLJaguarDBMicrosoft Azure SQL Data WarehouseSAP IQ infoformer name: Sybase IQSnowflake
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
EXASOLJaguarDBMicrosoft Azure SQL Data WarehouseSAP IQ infoformer name: Sybase IQSnowflake
DB-Engines blog posts

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

Azure SQL Data Warehouse, the hub for a trusted and performance optimized cloud data warehouse
1 November 2017,  Arnaud Comet, Microsoft (sponsor) 

show all

Recent citations in the news

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

Exasol named a leader in Dresner ADI report for third consecutive year
20 February 2020, WhaTech

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

In-memory OLAP Database Market Detail Analysis focusing on Application, Types and Regional Outlook
20 February 2020, Technology Magazine

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

provided by Google News

Snowflake raises $479 million to boost cloud data warehouse
11 February 2020, TechTarget

Azure Synapse Analytics combines data warehouse, lake and pipelines
4 November 2019, ZDNet

Code-free modern data warehouse using Azure SQL DW and Data Factory - Microsoft
26 April 2019, Channel 9

Aginity to Bring the Power of Analytics Management to Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 August 2019, PRNewswire

Azure SQL Data Warehouse: New Features and New Benchmark
7 March 2019, Redmondmag.com

provided by Google News

Forrester Research Names SAP a Leader in Data Management...
18 February 2020, Data & Storage Asean

JiVS IMP: From Product To Platform
14 February 2020, E3zine.com

Newswire & Press Release / Independent Research Firm Names SAP a Leader in Data Management for Analytics - Software - KXEN | SAP
17 February 2020, Newswire Today

SAP data and analytics: in with the new, don't squander the old
22 July 2019, ZDNet

What Will Happen After End Of Support For Sybase?
17 December 2019, E3zine.com

provided by Google News

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

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

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

Snowflake Vaults to $12 Billion Valuation, Partners with Salesforce
7 February 2020, Bloomberg

Snowflake combines its cloud-native data platform with Google Cloud's AI, ML and analytics capabilities
20 February 2020, Help Net Security

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

BI Data Analyst/Programmer
DJO Global, Dallas, TX

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

Senior Data Warehouse Developer (Azure)
Texas Capital Bank, Richardson, TX

Azure Data Technologist
Slalom Consulting, Seattle, WA

Azure/Python/SQL Developer
Avani Technology Solutions Inc, Portland, OR

Azure Data Architect
Ironclad Technnology Services, Arlington, VA

Business Intelligence Data Warehouse Solutions Architect
DHL eCommerce, Norcross, GA

Jr. Developer, Custom Reporting
The NPD Group, Port Washington, NY

Middleware Engineering DBA - Data Architecture
Goldman Sachs, Dallas, TX

Jr. Application Developer, Custom System Development
The NPD Group, Port Washington, NY

Sr Manager of Database Design and Warehouse Engineering
E*TRADE, Alpharetta, GA

IT TECHNOLOGY SENIOR CONSULTANT / ARCHITECT
SAP, Newtown Square, PA

Database Developer
Pet Supermarket, United States

Snowflake
Mphasis, New York, NY

Database Administrator
BNB Bank, Hauppauge, NY

Database Engineer
Vermont Information Processing, United States

Business Intelligence Specialist
University of Richmond, Richmond, VA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

Neo4j logo

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

MariaDB logo

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

Datastax Luna logo

Simple, subscription-based support for open source
Apache Cassandraâ„¢ from the Cassandra experts.
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

Present your product here