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

DBMS > EXASOL vs. JaguarDB vs. RocksDB vs. Snowflake

System Properties Comparison EXASOL vs. JaguarDB vs. RocksDB vs. Snowflake

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameEXASOL  Xexclude from comparisonJaguarDB  Xexclude from comparisonRocksDB  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 applicationsEmbeddable persistent key-value store optimized for fast storage (flash and RAM)Cloud-based data warehousing service for structured and semi-structured data
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value storeKey-value storeRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.83
Rank#87  Overall
#44  Relational DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#338  Overall
#60  Key-value stores
Score2.42
Rank#99  Overall
#18  Key-value stores
Score2.18
Rank#106  Overall
#51  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.exasol.com/­en/­productswww.datajaguar.comrocksdb.orgwww.snowflake.com
Technical documentationwww.exasol.com/­en/­community/­resourceswww.datajaguar.com/­support.phpgithub.com/­facebook/­rocksdb/­wikidocs.snowflake.net/­manuals/­index.html
DeveloperExasolDataJaguar, Inc.Facebook, Inc.Snowflake Computing Inc.
Initial release2000201520132014
Current release2.9.4 September 20186.3.6, October 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoGPL V3.0Open Source infoBSDcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononoyes
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 systemsLinuxhosted
Data schemeyesyesschema-freeyes infosupport of semi-structured data formats (JSON, XML, Avro)
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesnoyes
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 indexesyesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesA subset of ANSI SQL is implemented infobut no views, foreign keys, triggersnoyes
APIs and other access methods.Net
JDBC
ODBC
WebSocket
JDBC
ODBC
C++ API
Java API
CLI Client
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesJava
Lua
Python
R
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnonouser defined functions
Triggersyesnonono infosimilar concept for controling cloud resources
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingnoneyes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-master replicationnoneyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoHadoop integrationnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnonoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDnoyesACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
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.yesnoyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users, groups and roles according to SQL-standardrights management via user accountsnoUsers with fine-grained authorization concept, user roles and pluggable authentication
More information provided by the system vendor
EXASOLJaguarDBRocksDBSnowflake
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
EXASOLJaguarDBRocksDBSnowflake
Recent citations in the news

Your Data Strategy Holds the Secret to Customer Loyalty in Financial Services, Exasol Survey Finds
20 November 2019, Business Wire

Exasol: the chief data officer is the future-proofer - CW Developer Network
2 December 2019, ComputerWeekly.com

Exasol Teams up with Looker to Deliver Best In-Class Analytics Experience to Customers
8 November 2019, AiThority

5 Reasons Why CDOs May Ride the Next Wave of Leadership
6 December 2019, InformationWeek

Global In-memory OLAP Database Market Strategics Assessment 2019 : Altibase, Microsoft, Oracle, Exasol, Kognitio, Mcobject
15 November 2019, The Chicago Sentinel

provided by Google News

AMD EPYC vs. Intel Xeon Cascadelake With Facebook's RocksDB Database
17 October 2019, Phoronix

Toshiba Memory America Optimizes RocksDB for SSDs
1 August 2019, Business Wire

Toshiba Memory America Highlights TRocksDB at SNIA's 2019 Storage Developer Conference
23 September 2019, Business Wire

Alluxio Bolsters Data Orchestration for Hybrid Cloud World
11 July 2019, Datanami

VMware Is Exploring Reducing Meltdown/PTI Overhead With Deferred Flushes
25 August 2019, Phoronix

provided by Google News

Why Snowflake Built a Data Warehouse in the Cloud
22 November 2019, CDOTrends

Frank Slootman is the biggest Snowflake of them all
11 November 2019, Blocks and Files

Snowflake Deepens its Relationship with AWS to Provide a More Seamless Customer Experience
5 December 2019, MarTech Series

Purple Uses Snowflake to Dramatically Increase Fulfillment and Production Rates
12 November 2019, Business Wire

Database Platform as a Service Market is Thriving Worldwide | Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, Google, Snowflake Computing, Salesforce, Alibaba
7 December 2019, Industry News Stock

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Database Administrator
Trilliant, Cary, NC

Senior Database Engineer
National Research Center for College & University Admissions, Austin, TX

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

Business Intelligence Intern - Summer 2020
InterWorks, Inc., Stillwater, OK

Senior Software Engineer
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Staff Software Engineer - NVMe
Stellus Technologies, San Jose, CA

Director, Data Product Development Commercial B2B
Visa, Austin, TX

Software Engineer, Database Engineering
Facebook, Menlo Park, CA

Backend API Developer – BigData / NoSQL
Highbrow Technologies, Quincy, MA

Senior Business Intelligence Developer (REMOTE)
CareCentrix, Remote

Senior Database Engineer
CoStar Group, Washington, DC

ETL Developer II
The Burgess Group LLC, Alexandria, VA

Senior Data warehouse/ETL Developer
Avalara, Seattle, WA

Software Engineer, Data Engineering
Doximity, Los Angeles, CA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.


Datastax logo

Build data-driven applications that set the standard for performance, availability,
& scale with DataStax.
Learn more.

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.

Present your product here