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 > Faircom DB vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. NuoDB vs. Prometheus

System Properties Comparison Faircom DB vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. NuoDB vs. Prometheus

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameFaircom DB infoformerly c-treeACE  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft SQL Server  Xexclude from comparisonNuoDB  Xexclude from comparisonPrometheus  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionNative high-speed multi-model DBMS for relational and key-value store data simultaneously accessible through SQL and NoSQL APIs.Microsofts flagship relational DBMSNuoDB is a webscale distributed database that supports SQL and ACID transactionsOpen-source TimeSeries DBMS and monitoring system
Primary database modelKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMSRelational DBMSTime Series DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Graph DBMS
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score0.45
Rank#247  Overall
#38  Key-value stores
#117  Relational DBMS
Score970.85
Rank#3  Overall
#3  Relational DBMS
Score1.10
Rank#167  Overall
#84  Relational DBMS
Score6.43
Rank#60  Overall
#3  Time Series DBMS
Websitewww.faircom.com/­products/­faircom-dbwww.microsoft.com/­en-us/­sql-servernuodb.comprometheus.io
Technical documentationlearn.faircomcorp.com/­developers/­documentation_directorydocs.microsoft.com/­en-US/­sql/­sql-serverdoc.nuodb.comprometheus.io/­docs
DeveloperFairCom CorporationMicrosoftNuoDB, Inc.
Initial release1979198920132015
Current releaseV12, November 2020SQL Server 2019, November 2019
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infoRestricted, free version availablecommercial inforestricted free version is availablecommercial infolimited edition freeOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageANSI C, C++C++C++Go
Server operating systemsAIX
FreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
NetBSD
OS X
QNX
SCO
Solaris
VxWorks
Windows infoeasily portable to other OSs
Linux
Windows
hosted infoAmazon EC2, Windows Azure, SoftLayer
Linux
OS X
Windows
Linux
Windows
Data schemeschema free, schema optional, schema required, partial schema,yesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes, ANSI SQL Types, JSON, typed binary structuresyesyesNumeric data only
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.noyesnono infoImport of XML data possible
Secondary indexesyesyesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes, ANSI SQL with proprietary extensionsyesyesno
APIs and other access methodsADO.NET
Direct SQL
JDBC
JPA
ODBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
RESTful MQTT/JSON API
RPC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
Tabular Data Stream (TDS)
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js and browser)
PHP
Python
Visual Basic
C#
C++
Delphi
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Visual Basic
.Net
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
.Net
C++
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes info.Net, JavaScript, C/C++Transact SQL, .NET languages, R, Python and (with SQL Server 2019) JavaJava, SQLno
Triggersyesyesyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesFile partitioning, horizontal partitioning, sharding infoCustomizable business rules for table partitioningtables can be distributed across several files (horizontal partitioning); sharding through federationdata is dynamically stored/cached on the nodes where it is read/writtenSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, configurable to be parallel or serial, synchronous or asynchronous, uni-directional or bi-directional, ACID-consistent or eventually consistent (with custom conflict resolution).yes, but depending on the SQL-Server Editionyes infoManaged transparently by NuoDByes infoby Federation
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Tunable consistency per server, database, table, and transaction
Immediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistencynone
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datatunable from ACID to Eventually ConsistentACIDACID infotunable commit protocolno
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes infoMVCCyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentYes, tunable from durable to delayed durability to in-memoryyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesyes infoTemporary tableno
User concepts infoAccess controlFine grained access rights according to SQL-standard with additional protections for filesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardStandard SQL roles/ privileges, Administrative Usersno

More information provided by the system vendor

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 partiesDBHawk: Secure access to SQL, NoSQL and Cloud databases with an all-in-one solution.
» more

Fivetran: Quickly and easily centralize your on-premise and cloud databases.
» more

SQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
» more

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

More resources
Faircom DB infoformerly c-treeACEMicrosoft SQL ServerNuoDBPrometheus
DB-Engines blog posts

MySQL is the DBMS of the Year 2019
3 January 2020, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

The struggle for the hegemony in Oracle's database empire
2 May 2017, Paul Andlinger

Microsoft SQL Server is the DBMS of the Year
4 January 2017, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

show all

Meet some database management systems you are likely to hear more about in the future
4 August 2014, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

World's First Converged IIoT Hub to be Showcased at IoT Tech Expo
3 September 2021, Automation.com

provided by Google News

Q&A with Karen Lopez: A Database Designer's Favorite New SQL Server Features
22 September 2021, Redmondmag.com

How do I Repair SQL Server Page Level Corruption Manually
25 September 2021, The African Exponent

Microsoft Open Sources .NET 5 C# Language Extension for SQL Server
10 September 2021, Visual Studio Magazine

Managing SQL Server Agent Jobs with Notebook Jobs in Azure Data Studio - Microsoft
31 August 2021, Channel 9

How to Exploit SQL Server Using Registry Keys
7 September 2021, Security Boulevard

provided by Google News

SQL Server Transformation Market Size, Trends, and Key Companies – Actian Corporation, MemSQL Microsoft, Oracle, NuoDB SAP SE, Teradata, IBM, Amazon Web Services and Alphabet. – Stillwater Current
21 September 2021, Stillwater Current

Dassault Systèmes Announces the Acquisition of NuoDB
3 December 2020, ARC Viewpoints

Dassault Systèmes Announces the Acquisition of NuoDB, a Cloud-Native Distributed SQL Database Leader
25 November 2020, Business Wire

Decentralized clinical trial firm Medable picks chief strategy officer and other digital health hires
7 September 2021, Mobihealth News

Operational Database Management Systems (OPDBMS) Software Market: Growth Analysis, Projection & Industry Forecast to 2028| Oracle, Microsoft, SAP SE, IBM, Amazon Web Services, Google, Fujitsu – Stillwater Current
22 September 2021, Stillwater Current

provided by Google News

Time Series Databases Software Market Size, Growth, and Key Players – InfluxDB, Prometheus, Kx Systems Inc., Amazon Web Service (AWS), Google, LLC, DataStax – Stillwater Current
22 September 2021, Stillwater Current

Dynatrace : What is Prometheus and 4 challenges for enterprise adoption
14 September 2021, Marketscreener.com

Break point: Prometheus, JFrog, GDB, Boundary, Serverless Framework, Eclipse, Delphi, Kubermatic, and DataSpell • DEVCLASS
17 September 2021, DevClass

Prometheus 2.28 debuts, with experimental PromQL editor as default • DEVCLASS
23 June 2021, DevClass

QOMPLX Announces Prometheus Integration for its High-Performance, Cost-Efficient Time Series Database
8 July 2021, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Senior Software Engineer
FairCom, Salt Lake City, UT

Software Engineer
FairCom, Sandy, UT

Software Engineer
FairCom, Columbia, MO

QA Engineer
FairCom, Salt Lake City, UT

Technical Writer
FairCom, Salt Lake City, UT

SQL Server Developer
AR Val Services, Remote

SQL with Tableau
VI Solutions, New York, NY

SQL Server Developer - Telecommute
UnitedHealth Group, Edina, MN

SQL Server Developer
Convazant, Remote

SQL Server DBA
TTM Technologies - North America, Remote

NuoDB Software Engineer
Dassault Systèmes, Cambridge, MA

NUODB- Senior Software Engineer
Dassault Systèmes, Cambridge, MA

Senior Software Engineer- Grafana Enterprise: Metrics, Logs and Traces, North American Time Zone (Remote)
Grafana Labs, Remote

Senior Software Engineer, Backend - Prometheus (US - Remote)
Sysdig, California

Application (SQL) Support Engineer
Dew Software Inc., Remote

Senior Backend Engineer
Prysm, Remote

Data Engineer
Man Group, Boston, MA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

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