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

DBMS > EXASOL vs. Snowflake vs. TimesTen

System Properties Comparison EXASOL vs. Snowflake vs. TimesTen

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameEXASOL  Xexclude from comparisonSnowflake  Xexclude from comparisonTimesTen  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHigh-performance, in-memory, MPP database specifically designed for in-memory analytics.Cloud-based data warehousing service for structured and semi-structured dataIn-Memory RDBMS compatible to Oracle
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.91
Rank#85  Overall
#43  Relational DBMS
Score2.27
Rank#103  Overall
#50  Relational DBMS
Score2.04
Rank#106  Overall
#52  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.exasol.com/­en/­productswww.snowflake.comwww.oracle.com/­database/­timesten-in-memory-database/­index.html
Technical documentationwww.exasol.com/­en/­community/­resourcesdocs.snowflake.net/­manuals/­index.htmlwww.oracle.com/­technetwork/­database/­database-technologies/­timesten/­documentation/­index.html
DeveloperExasolSnowflake Computing Inc.Oracle, TimesTen Performance Software, HP infooriginally founded in HP Labs it was acquired by Oracle in 2005
Initial release200020141998
Current release11 Release 2 (11.2.2.8.0)
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenoyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Server operating systemshostedAIX
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
Solaris SPARC/x86
Windows
Data schemeyesyes infosupport of semi-structured data formats (JSON, XML, Avro)yes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.noyesno
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyesyes
APIs and other access methods.Net
WebSocket
JDBC
ODBC
CLI Client
JDBC
ODBC
ODP.NET
Oracle Call Interface (OCI)
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesJava
Lua
Python
R
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
C
C++
Java
PL/SQL
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsuser defined functionsPL/SQL
Triggersyesno infosimilar concept for controling cloud resourcesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingyesnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes infoHadoop integrationnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency depending on configuration
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes infoby means of logfiles and checkpoints
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users, groups and roles according to SQL-standardUsers with fine-grained authorization concept, user roles and pluggable authenticationfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
EXASOLSnowflakeTimesTen
Specific characteristicsThe world's first commercial In-Memory Relational Database offering (launched in...
» more
Competitive advantagesTimesTen offers many advantages over competing products: Mature product with nearly...
» more
Typical application scenariosTimesTen can be used in a wide range of application areas. Some examples include:...
» more
Key customersSome of our key customers include Ericsson , Telcordia , China Mobile, China Telecom,...
» more
Market metricsTimesTen is used by thousands of customers in tens of thousands of deployments worldwide...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsStandard Oracle licence models ; end user and ISV/OEM licence terms available.
» 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
EXASOLSnowflakeTimesTen
Recent citations in the news

Exasol Survey: Nearly Two Thirds of Analytics Projects Are Jeopardized Due to Poor Access to the Right Data
15 October 2019, Business Wire

Exasol Powers Data Democratization for the Global Goals Agreed by World Leaders
25 September 2019, Business Wire

Exasol Helps Grant Street Group Provide Next-Generation Government Software
2 October 2019, Yahoo Finance

Qualitative report on shared In-memory OLAP Database market growth, trends, demand, share, analysis and market survey 2026 by IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP SE, Exasol
21 October 2019, Market Report Gazette

New Survey: Nearly Two Thirds of Analytics Projects Are Jeopardized Due to Poor Access to the Right Data
12 October 2019, insideBIGDATA

provided by Google News

Talend Automates Snowflake Cloud Data Warehouse Migrations to Achieve Faster Time to Value
1 October 2019, GlobeNewswire

jSonar And Snowflake Collaborate to Extend Database Security Leadership for the Cloud
7 October 2019, PR Web

Innovative Report on Database Platform as a Service Market with Competitive Analysis, New Business Developments and Top Companies: Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, Google, Snowflake Computing, Salesforce, Alibaba Cloud, Database Labs, etc.
21 October 2019, The Chicago Sentinel

Data Warehouse Software Market Is Booming Worldwide | Oracle, Microsoft, Solver, Talend, CA Technologies, Snowflake Computing, Attunity, TIBCO Software, IBM, 2150, NetApp, Panoply
22 October 2019, Market Report Gazette

SAP Launches New Cloud Data Warehouse
8 October 2019, Computer Business Review

provided by Google News

Oracle gooses Exalytics in-memory appliance with flash, fat DDR3 sticks
15 July 2013, Register

Business Insider
25 January 2012, Business Insider

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

2020 US Internship - Data Analytics
Adidas, Portland, OR

Database Administrator
Trilliant, Cary, NC

Senior Database Engineer
National Research Center for College & University Admissions, United States

Senior Database Engineer
NRCCUA, Austin, TX

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

Data Architect - Customer Facing Analytics
C.H. Robinson, Eden Prairie, MN

Technical Architect (Data)
C.H. Robinson, Eden Prairie, MN

Data Solutions Architect
Wayfair, Boston, MA

Sr. Solutions Architect - Data & Analytics
Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc., Boston, MA

Data Architect
Inovalon, Bowie, MD

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products


Datastax logo

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

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

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.

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