DB-EnginesExtremeDB Active Replication featuresEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Firebird vs. Hazelcast vs. Heroic vs. Linter

System Properties Comparison Firebird vs. Hazelcast vs. Heroic vs. Linter

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameFirebird  Xexclude from comparisonHazelcast  Xexclude from comparisonHeroic  Xexclude from comparisonLinter  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionFirebird is an open source RDBMS forked from Borland's InterBaseA widely adopted in-memory data gridTime Series DBMS built at Spotify based on Cassandra or Google Cloud Bigtable, and ElasticSearchRDBMS for high security requirements
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value storeTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store infoJSON support with IMDG 3.12
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score22.75
Rank#30  Overall
#17  Relational DBMS
Score8.77
Rank#48  Overall
#5  Key-value stores
Score0.42
Rank#241  Overall
#16  Time Series DBMS
Score0.12
Rank#293  Overall
#131  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.firebirdsql.orghazelcast.comspotify.github.io/­heroic/­#!/­indexlinter.ru/­en
Technical documentationwww.firebirdsql.org/­en/­reference-manualshazelcast.org/­imdg/­docsspotify.github.io/­heroic/­#!/­docs/­overview
DeveloperFirebird FoundationHazelcastSpotifyrelex.ru/­en
Initial release2000 infoAs fork of Borland's InterBase200820141990
Current release3.0.7 , October 20204.1.1, December 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoInitial Developer's Public LicenseOpen Source infoApache Version 2; commercial licenses availableOpen Source infoApache 2.0commercial
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 languageC and C++JavaJavaC and C++
Server operating systemsAIX
FreeBSD
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
server-less infoFirebird Embedded Server
Solaris
Unix
Windows
All OS with a Java VMAIX
Android
BSD
HP Open VMS
iOS
Linux
OS X
VxWorks
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-freeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes
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 infothe object must implement a serialization strategynono
Secondary indexesyesyesyes infovia Elasticsearchyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesSQL-like query languagenoyes
APIs and other access methodsADO.NET
C/C++ API
JDBC infoJaybird
ODBC
OLE DB
JCache
JPA
Memcached protocol
RESTful HTTP API
HQL (Heroic Query Language, a JSON-based language)
HTTP API
ADO.NET
JDBC
LINQ
ODBC
OLE DB
Oracle Call Interface (OCI)
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Delphi
Java
JavaScript infoNode.js
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
.Net
C#
C++
Clojure
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Scala
C
C#
C++
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Qt
Ruby
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresPSQLyes infoEvent Listeners, Executor Servicesnoyes infoproprietary syntax with the possibility to convert from PL/SQL
Triggersyesyes infoEventsnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneShardingShardingnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnone infoavailable via 3rd party productsyes infoReplicated MapyesSource-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency selectable by user infoRaft Consensus AlgorithmEventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesnonoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDone or two-phase-commit; repeatable reads; read commitednoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infoFeatures a multi-generational MVCC architecture, readers do not block writersyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesno
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers with fine-grained authorization conceptRole-based access controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
FirebirdHazelcastHeroicLinter
Specific characteristicsHazelcast is an in-memory computing platform that runs applications with extremely...
» more
Competitive advantagesHazelcast has an optimized, multi-threaded architecture that enables the highest...
» more
Typical application scenariosHazelcast powers many types of large-scale, data processing applications. A sample...
» more
Key customersHazelcast customers include 50 of the world’s largest financial services companies,...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsHazelcast provides both open source and commercial software. The open source offering...
» 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
FirebirdHazelcastHeroicLinter
Recent citations in the news

Database Software Market SWOT Analysis, Outlook, By Top Key Players Oracle Microsoft IBM SAP Amazon Web Services SolarWinds Airtable MariaDB Corporation Ab PostgreSQL QuintaDB Sonadier ManageEngine Software AG Quick Base Teradata Altibase Firebird
26 January 2021, NeighborWebSJ

Odbc packet size
26 January 2021, TandaaBiashara

Flask mongodb multiple
26 January 2021, TandaaBiashara

Oldsmobile parts catalog
27 July 2003, TandaaBiashara

Trending Report on Anti Aging Serum Market Size and Forecast from 2020-2027 | Top Players – Pg, Estee Lauder, L\'Oreal – NeighborWebSJ
26 January 2021, NeighborWebSJ

provided by Google News

Global In-Memory Data Grids Market Top Manufacturers Analysis by 2026: IBM, Software AG, Hazelcast, Pivotal, GigaSpaces Technologies etc. – NeighborWebSJ
26 January 2021, NeighborWebSJ

Hazelcast Advances Leadership, Lowers Barrier of Adoption to In-Memory Digital Integration Hubs
9 September 2020, PRNewswire

Hazelcast Adds SQL Support in Latest Upgrade -- ADTmag
17 September 2020, ADT Magazine

Global Event Streaming Platform Market by Top Key Players- IBM Hazelcast SAS Institute Inc. Amazon Crosser Technologies Google Instaclustr Oracle VMware Inc. Confluent – NeighborWebSJ
14 January 2021, NeighborWebSJ

In Memory Computing Market Regional Analysis, Industry Dynamics 2027 by Top Companies – Software, Microsoft, GigaSpaces, GridGain Systems, Hazelcast, SAP, Oracle, TIBCO, IBM, Altibase, ScaleOut Software
25 January 2021, NeighborWebSJ

provided by Google News

Review: Google Bigtable scales with ease
7 September 2016, InfoWorld

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Moorestown, NJ - Software Engineer Associate
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION, Mount Laurel, NJ

QA Analyst
Ideal Software Systems, Inc., Meridian, MS

Java Developer
Colorado Business Computer Systems, Inc., Denver, CO

Delphi Application Developer
Valukoda, Dallas, TX

Senior Database Administrator / Developer
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences, Little Rock, AR

Python Developer
Domino's, Ann Arbor, MI

Java Developers
Nithya Information Systems, Ann Arbor, MI

Site Reliability Engineer - Production Support
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Jersey City, NJ

Java Developers
Alethix LLC, Scott AFB, IL

Eng3, Software Dev & Engineering(SDET)
Comcast, Philadelphia, PA

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

Neo4j logo

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

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

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