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

DBMS > Ehcache vs. TimesTen

System Properties Comparison Ehcache vs. TimesTen

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Ehcache and TimesTen with Redis, Oracle Coherence and Ignite.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameEhcache  Xexclude from comparisonTimesTen  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA widely adopted Java cache with tiered storage optionsIn-Memory RDBMS compatible to Oracle
Primary database modelKey-value storeRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score6.04
Rank#52  Overall
#6  Key-value stores
Score2.04
Rank#106  Overall
#53  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.ehcache.orgwww.oracle.com/­database/­timesten-in-memory-database/­index.html
Technical documentationwww.ehcache.org/­documentationwww.oracle.com/­technetwork/­database/­database-technologies/­timesten/­documentation/­index.html
DeveloperTerracotta Inc, owned by Software AGOracle, TimesTen Performance Software, HP infooriginally founded in HP Labs it was acquired by Oracle in 2005
Initial release20091998
Current release3.8.0, July 201911 Release 2 (11.2.2.8.0)
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2; commercial licenses availablecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJava
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java VMAIX
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
Solaris SPARC/x86
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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.nono
Secondary indexesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes
APIs and other access methodsJCacheODP.NET
Oracle Call Interface (OCI)
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesJavaC
C++
Java
PL/SQL
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoPL/SQL
Triggersyes infoCache Event Listenersno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoby using Terracotta Servernone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoby using Terracotta ServerMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemTunable Consistency (Strong, Eventual, Weak)Immediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency depending on configuration
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayes infosupports JTA and can work as an XA resourceACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infousing a tiered cache-storage approachyes 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.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
EhcacheTimesTen
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

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

More resources
EhcacheTimesTen
Recent citations in the news

Ehcache 3.0 Released with Revamped API and Off-Heap Storage
2 May 2016, InfoQ.com

Memcached surpasses EhCache and Coherence in Java Job Demand
13 September 2011, InfoQ.com

Hazelcast open source in-memory data grid secures $21.5 million funding, expands platform to real-time streaming data
18 June 2019, ZDNet

Open source Java caching vendors merge
20 August 2009, InfoWorld

Setting Up Distributed Infinispan Cache with Hibernate and Spring
26 May 2016, DZone News

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

Full stack developer
Ace-stack LLC, Austin, TX

Full Stack Developer
Ace-stack LLC, Pleasanton, CA

Spring Integration-Lead
Wipro LTD, Mount Laurel, NJ

JAVA with AWS
Avani Technology Solutions Inc, Universal City, CA

Systems Engineer - Agency Temps (CV)
SiriusXM, Irving, TX

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

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

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

Present your product here