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

DBMS > FileMaker vs. Oracle vs. TiDB

System Properties Comparison FileMaker vs. Oracle vs. TiDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameFileMaker  Xexclude from comparisonOracle  Xexclude from comparisonTiDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFileMaker is a cross-platform RDBMS that includes a GUI frontend.Widely used RDBMSTiDB is an open source distributed Hybrid Transactional/Analytical Processing (HTAP) database that supports MySQL and Spark SQL syntaxes.
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Graph DBMS infowith Oracle Spatial and Graph
RDF store infowith Oracle Spatial and Graph
Document store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score47.58
Rank#23  Overall
#14  Relational DBMS
Score1369.36
Rank#1  Overall
#1  Relational DBMS
Score2.14
Rank#123  Overall
#60  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.claris.com/­filemakerwww.oracle.com/­databasepingcap.com
Technical documentationwww.claris.com/­resources/­documentationdocs.oracle.com/­en/­databasedocs.pingcap.com/­tidb/­stable
DeveloperFileMaker infoa subsidiary of AppleOraclePingCAP, Inc.
Initial release198319802016
Current release19, May 202019c, February 20194.0, July 2020
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercial inforestricted free version is availableOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC and C++Go, Rust
Server operating systemsiOS
OS X
Windows
AIX
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
z/OS
Linux
Data schemeyesyes infoSchemaless in JSON and XML columnsyes
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.yes infoA http query request can return the data in XML formatyesno
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infovia pluginsyes infowith proprietary extensionsyes
APIs and other access methodsFilemaker WebDirect
JDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
ODP.NET
Oracle Call Interface (OCI)
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesPHPC
C#
C++
Clojure
Cobol
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Fortran
Groovy
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Objective C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Tcl
Visual Basic
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesPL/SQL infoalso stored procedures in Java possibleno
Triggersyesyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonehorizontal partitioning infowith the optional Oracle Partitioninghorizontal partitioning (by key range)
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replication, warm standby infosince Version 14Multi-source replication
Source-replica replication
Using Raft consensus algorithm to ensure data replication with strong consistency among multiple replicas.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono infocan be realized in PL/SQLyes infowith TiSpark Connector
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesno infocurrently only supported in syntax
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACID infoisolation level can be parameterizedACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes infoVersion 12c introduced the new option 'Oracle Database In-Memory'no
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple rights management via user accounts and connection to external directory servicesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers with fine-grained authorization concept. No user groups or roles.
More information provided by the system vendor
FileMakerOracleTiDB
Specific characteristicsOracle Database (commonly referred to as Oracle RDBMS or simply as Oracle) is a multi-model...
» more
TiDB is an open-source NewSQL database built by PingCAP. TiDB supports Hybrid Transactional...
» more
Competitive advantagesIn the current database landscape, infrastructure engineers often have to use one...
» more
Typical application scenariosTiDB is designed to support both OLTP and OLAP scenarios. You can use TiDB , the...
» more
Key customersShopee (E-commerce) BookMyShow.com (E-commerce) Yiguo.com (E-commerce) JD Cloud &...
» more
Market metrics25K+ GitHub Stars for TiDB, and 8K+ GitHub Stars for TiKV 1.6K+ members in TiDB Community...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsOracle Database Cloud Services Customers can choose from a wide range of database...
» more
Open Source Apache 2.0 with either commercial licensing or fully-hosted DB-as-a-service...
» more
News

Chaos Mesh 1.0: Chaos Engineering on Kubernetes Made Easier
25 September 2020

TiDB Operator: Your TiDB Operations Expert in Kubernetes
24 September 2020

How We Build an HTAP Database That Simplifies Your Data Platform
15 September 2020

Announcing HTAP support in TiDB Cloud
8 September 2020

How to Migrate Data from Amazon Aurora MySQL to TiDB Cloud
4 September 2020

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 partiesGeneral SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
» more

Navicat for Oracle improves the efficiency and productivity of Oracle developers and administrators with a streamlined working environment.
» more

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

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

More resources
FileMakerOracleTiDB
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

Architecting eCommerce Platforms for Zero Downtime on Black Friday and Beyond
25 November 2016, Tony Branson (guest author)

show all

Recent citations in the news

FmPro Migrator 9.12 Adds FileMaker 19 Table Consolidation on Catalina prMac
18 September 2020, prMac

Claris launches the last-ever annual FileMaker Pro release
20 May 2020, AppleInsider

Rapid Mobile App Development Tools Market 2020-2026 Detailed Analysis and Growth Strategies By Webalo, FileMaker, Neptune Software, Alphina, Ionic, Capriza, Microsoft
24 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

COVID-19 Impact on Workplace Innovation Platforms Market Brief Analysis By Top Key Players – FileMaker, Airtable, Salesforce
24 September 2020, thedailychronicle.in

Rapid Mobile App Development Tools Market Analysis by Size, Growth Rate ,Trends by 2027 | Top Leading Key Players – FileMaker, Neptune Software, WaveMaker, Ionic, Zoho, Capriza, Mi-Corporation
26 September 2020, The Daily Chronicle

provided by Google News

TikTok: What is Oracle and why does it want the video-sharing app?
14 September 2020, BBC News

Hyundai-Kia Motors Expands Use of Rimini Street Support for Its Oracle Database Software to Include All Overseas Branches and Affiliates Worldwide
8 September 2020, Business Wire

Oracle Introduces the MySQL Database Service on Its Cloud Infrastructure
10 September 2020, InfoQ.com

Can TikTok help Oracle stay relevant in the cloud-computing age?
23 September 2020, The Economist

Larry Ellison's 10-Point Plan for Oracle to Beat Amazon, Microsoft, Google
21 September 2020, Cloud Wars

provided by Google News

Cloud Native Computing Foundation Announces TiKV Graduation
3 September 2020, EnterpriseTalk

PingCAP Announces TiDB Cloud, Bringing Fully-Managed TiDB Service to AWS and GCP
23 June 2020, PRNewswire

TiKV graduates from the CNCF, enabling persistent storage for container applications
2 September 2020, SiliconANGLE

PingCAP launches TiDB Cloud, a fully-managed database as a service offering
25 June 2020, Help Net Security

TiDB developer PingCAP wants to expand in North America after raising $50M Series C
11 September 2018, TechCrunch

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Administrative Assistant (Housing Department)
City of San Jose, San Jose, CA

Client Services Administrator
Security Industry Specialists, Inc., Cupertino, CA

Digital Production Assistant
Turner, Burbank, CA

Administrative Secretary III (re-opened)
Hampton City Schools, Hampton, VA

Call Center Representative
NorCal Home Systems, Concord, CA

Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)
C3 Business Solutions, Newport Beach, CA

Oracle Database Administrator
Geolanta Technologies, Cumming, GA

SR Level SQL DBA (Database Administrator)
XTIVIA, Remote

Oracle DBA
METIS SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS LLC, Cranford, NJ

Oracle Banner® Database Administrator (DBA)
Strata Information Group, United States

Technical Support Manager
PingCAP, San Mateo, CA

Site Reliability Engineer
PingCAP, San Mateo, CA

SSBN/SSGN Missile Technician
BAE Systems, Washington, DC

Senior Software Engineer (Developer Velocity), Cash App
Cash App, New York, NY

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

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.

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here