DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > EXASOL vs. Redis vs. TempoIQ vs. TimescaleDB

System Properties Comparison EXASOL vs. Redis vs. TempoIQ vs. TimescaleDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameEXASOL  Xexclude from comparisonRedis  Xexclude from comparisonTempoIQ infoformerly TempoDB  Xexclude from comparisonTimescaleDB  Xexclude from comparison
TempoIQ seems to be decommissioned. It will be removed from the DB-Engines ranking.
DescriptionHigh-performance, in-memory, MPP database specifically designed for in-memory analytics.In-memory data structure store, used as database, cache and message broker infoRedis focuses on performance so most of its design decisions prioritize high performance and very low latencies.Scalable analytics DBMS for sensor data, provided as a service (SaaS)A time series DBMS optimized for fast ingest and complex queries, based on PostgreSQL
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value store infoMultiple data types and a rich set of operations, as well as configurable data expiration, eviction and persistenceTime Series DBMSTime Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store infowith Redis Modules
Graph DBMS infowith Redis Modules
Spatial DBMS
Search engine infowith Redis Modules
Time Series DBMS infowith Redis Modules
Relational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score3.89
Rank#83  Overall
#45  Relational DBMS
Score165.25
Rank#7  Overall
#1  Key-value stores
Score3.24
Rank#93  Overall
#5  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.exasol.comredis.iotempoiq.com (offline)www.timescale.com
Technical documentationwww.exasol.com/­resourcesredis.io/­documentationdocs.timescale.com
DeveloperExasolSalvatore Sanfilippo infoDevelopment sponsored by Redis LabsTempoIQTimescale
Initial release2000200920122017
Current release6.2.3, May 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoBSD 3-Clause, commercial license availablecommercialOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonoyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
  • Redis Enterprise Cloud: Instantly scale and pay only for the resources you need - on any cloud - AWS, Azure or Google Cloud.
  • ScaleGrid for Redis: Fully managed hosting for Redis on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.
Implementation languageCC
Server operating systemsBSD
Linux
OS X
Windows infoported and maintained by Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyespartial infoSupported data types are strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets, bit arrays, hyperloglogs and geospatial indexesyesnumerics, strings, booleans, arrays, JSON blobs, geospatial dimensions, currencies, binary data, other complex data types
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 indexesyesyes infowith RediSearch moduleyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesnonoyes infofull PostgreSQL SQL syntax
APIs and other access methods.Net
JDBC
ODBC
WebSocket
proprietary protocol infoRESP - REdis Serialization ProtocolHTTP APIADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
Supported programming languagesJava
Lua
Python
R
C
C#
C++
Clojure
Crystal
D
Dart
Elixir
Erlang
Fancy
Go
Haskell
Haxe
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Objective-C
OCaml
Pascal
Perl
PHP
Prolog
Pure Data
Python
R
Rebol
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Scheme
Smalltalk
Swift
Tcl
Visual Basic
C#
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Python
Ruby
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java infoJDBC
JavaScript
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsLuanouser defined functions, PL/pgSQL, PL/Tcl, PL/Perl, PL/Python, PL/Java, PL/PHP, PL/R, PL/Ruby, PL/Scheme, PL/Unix shell
Triggersyesno infopublish/subscribe channels provide limited trigger functionalityyes infoRealtime Alertsyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingyes, across time and space (hash partitioning) attributes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication infowith Redis Enterprise Pack
Source-replica replication infoChained replication is supported
Source-replica replication with hot standby and reads on replicas info
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoHadoop integrationnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Strong eventual consistency with CRDTs
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnonoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDOptimistic locking, atomic execution of commands blocks and scriptsnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoData access is serialized by the serveryesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes infoConfigurable mechanisms for persistency via snapshots and/or operations logsyesyes
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-standardSimple password-based access control infoAccess control lists and SSL are available in the commercial versionsimple authentication-based access controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
EXASOLRedisTempoIQ infoformerly TempoDBTimescaleDB
Specific characteristicsRedis, benchmarked as the world's fastest database, reduces application complexity,...
» more
Timescale is the creator of TimescaleDB , the first open-source relational database...
» more
Competitive advantagesRedis is an in-memory database platform offering native support of wide range of...
» more
TimescaleDB is purpose-built to scale and handle time-series data workloads and is...
» more
Typical application scenariosRedis powers personalization, real-time fraud detection, IoT, e-commerce, real-time...
» more
DevOps and Infrastructure Monitoring All monitoring data is time-series data. Efficiently...
» more
Key customersVerizon, Vodafone, Atlassian, Trip Advisor, Jet.com, Nokia, Samsung, HTC, Docker,...
» more
TransferWise, Maersk, AppDynamics, Walmart, Comcast, LaunchDarkly, IBM, NOV, Cisco,...
» more
Market metricsWith over 9,000 GitHub stars and growing, 600,000 active databases, and an active...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsThe licensing model is subscription based. Redis Enterprise Cloud is priced according...
» more
TimescaleDB comes in 3 versions, including fully managed Cloud-hosted solutions*,...
» 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 partiesRedis Enterprise Cloud: Try with 400$ usage credit.
» more

Redisson PRO: The ultra-fast Redis Java Client.
» more

Datadog: Monitor all Redis metrics: hit rates, clients, commands per second, and more.
» more

CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more
ClusterControl: the only management system you’ll ever need to take control of your open source database infrastructure.
» more

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

More resources
EXASOLRedisTempoIQ infoformerly TempoDBTimescaleDB
DB-Engines blog posts

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2018
2 January 2019, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

MySQL, PostgreSQL and Redis are the winners of the March ranking
2 March 2016, Paul Andlinger

MongoDB is the DBMS of the year, defending the title from last year
7 January 2015, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

Exasol Appoints Jan-Dirk Henrich as Chief Financial Officer
14 June 2021, Business Wire

Exasol Becomes Carbon Neutral with Planetly
25 May 2021, Business Wire

Exasol Beats Own TPC-H Benchmark Performance Records
2 June 2021, StreetInsider.com

In-memory OLAP Database Market Size and Growth 2021-2027 | Major Players – Altibase, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP SE, Exasol, Jedox, Kognitio – The Manomet Current
9 June 2021, The Manomet Current

In-Memory Database Market – Major Technology Giants in Buzz Again | Redis Labs, Tibco Software Inc., Centrum Wiskunde And Informatica – The Manomet Current
24 May 2021, The Manomet Current

provided by Google News

What's the secret to database success? The answer may surprise you
21 June 2021, TechRepublic

Redis Labs' RediSearch 2.0 Delivers Real-Time Enterprise Search, Query and Indexing
3 June 2021, Integration Developers

Supply Chain Analysis of Open-Source Database Software Market Overview 2021-28| MySQL, Redis, MongoDB – The Courier
21 June 2021, The Courier

Cloud Database Market Big Opportunity | Redis Labs, SAP, MongoLab, Alibaba, Oracle – The Manomet Current
1 June 2021, The Manomet Current

In-Memory Database Market – Major Technology Giants in Buzz Again | Redis Labs, Tibco Software Inc., Centrum Wiskunde And Informatica – The Manomet Current
24 May 2021, The Manomet Current

provided by Google News

Global IIoT and Cloud Computing Market 2021 to 2026 Research Covers Top Players XMPro, Siemens AG, Bosch, IBM – The Courier
3 June 2021, The Courier

Cloud Computing in Industrial IoT Market COVID 19 Impacted In-Depth Analysis including key players AWS, XMPro, Siemens AG, Bosch – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
19 June 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

Big Data and Analytics Market Quality & Quantity Analysis | Microsoft, MongoDB, Predikto, Informatica – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
15 June 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

Cloud Computing in Industrial IoT Market – increasing demand with Industry Professionals: AWS, XMPro, Siemens AG, Bosch – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
14 June 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

Global IIoT and Cloud Computing Market 2020 Growing Demand and Growth Analysis 2025 | Top Players as XMPro, Carriots, IBM, Siemens AG, Sierra Wireless Inc., Bosch – The Manomet Current
7 June 2021, The Manomet Current

provided by Google News

Timescale scales out and sets its sights on analytics
17 June 2021, ZDNet

What's the secret to database success? The answer may surprise you
21 June 2021, TechRepublic

Timescale Launches Industry's First Multi-Node Relational Database for Time-Series Data, Giving Organizations Unprecedented Scale
29 October 2020, Business Wire

Timescale grabs $40M Series B as it goes all in on cloud version of time series database
5 May 2021, TechCrunch

TimescaleDB Delivers Another Option for Time-Series Analytics
17 October 2019, Datanami

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Senior Reporting Analyst
Bumble, Austin, TX

Service Delivery Manager
Exasol, Atlanta, GA

BI Data Analyst/Developer
DJO Global, Dallas, TX

Senior Business System Analyst
Equinix, Frisco, TX

Enterprise Services Database Consultant US
Exasol, Remote

SQL Developer
D.R. Horton, Arlington, TX

Database Administrator
Kochava, Sandpoint, ID

SQL Developer / Database Administrator (Scottsdale, AZ)
Garmin, Scottsdale, AZ

Software Engineer (Remote, EST or GNV)
SharpSpring, Remote

Database Administrator 3
Garmin, Scottsdale, AZ

Software Engineers I/II/III - Remote Work Options Available
UNAVCO, Inc., Boulder, CO

Software Engineer II: Cloud Storage Platforms
DigitalOcean, New York State

C++ Engineer
MachineMetrics, Massachusetts

Senior Engineer-Observability Platforms
Digital Ocean Jobs, Colorado

Data Analyst
KW Engineering, San Diego, CA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

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

Couchbase logo

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

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

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..

Present your product here