DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the mission critical dbmsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > FileMaker vs. ToroDB vs. VelocityDB

System Properties Comparison FileMaker vs. ToroDB vs. VelocityDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameFileMaker  Xexclude from comparisonToroDB  Xexclude from comparisonVelocityDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFileMaker is a cross-platform RDBMS that includes a GUI frontend.A MongoDB-compatible JSON document store, built on top of PostgreSQLA .NET Object Database that can be embedded/distributed and extended to a graph data model (VelocityGraph)
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument storeGraph DBMS
Object oriented DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score53.86
Rank#22  Overall
#15  Relational DBMS
Score0.16
Rank#344  Overall
#49  Document stores
Score0.21
Rank#324  Overall
#34  Graph DBMS
#17  Object oriented DBMS
Websitewww.claris.com/­filemakerwww.torodb.comvelocitydb.com
Technical documentationwww.claris.com/­resources/­documentationwww.torodb.com/­stampede/­docsvelocitydb.com/­UserGuide
DeveloperFileMaker infoa subsidiary of Apple8KdataVelocityDB Inc
Initial release198320162011
Current release19.4.1, November 20217.x
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoAGPL-V3commercial
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 languageJavaC#
Server operating systemsiOS infoclient part only
Linux
OS X
Windows
All OS with a Java 7 VMAny that supports .NET
Data schemeyesschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes infostring, integer, double, boolean, date, object_idyes
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 formatnono
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infovia pluginsno
APIs and other access methodsFilemaker WebDirect
JDBC
ODBC
.Net
Supported programming languagesPHP.Net
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesno
TriggersyesnoCallbacks are triggered when data changes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replication, warm standby infosince Version 14Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonoACID
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
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple rights management via user accounts and connection to external directory servicesAccess rights for users and rolesBased on Windows Authentication

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

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

More resources
FileMakerToroDBVelocityDB
Recent citations in the news

Claris FileMaker Pro & FileMaker Server updated with macOS Ventura compatibility
30 November 2022, AppleInsider

Claris’s Plans for FileMaker Bode Well for Individual Users
23 August 2022, TidBITS

Apple subsidiary Claris releases FileMaker 19.5 with new features and improvements
17 June 2022, 9to5Mac

Claris Is Renaming FileMaker
2 September 2022, Daring Fireball

Audition for MOULIN ROUGE (Broadway) at MRB Musical LLC in Submission Submissionon 12/07
7 December 2022, Broadway World

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Production Assistant, Random House Children's Books
Penguin Random House LLC, New York, NY

Practice Manager
DrSnip - The Vasectomy Clinic, Anaheim, CA

Studio Assistant
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

Compliance Assistant- Athletics
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

PRODUCTION COORDINATOR (ANIMATION)
Nickelodeon Animation, Burbank, CA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

The world’s most loved real‑time data platform.
Try free

The definitive guide for Cassandra

Imagine What You Could Do if Scalability Wasn‘t a Problem!
Download the Cassandra e-book for free!

Neo4j logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

Present your product here