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

DBMS > GBase vs. Greenplum vs. TiDB

System Properties Comparison GBase vs. Greenplum vs. TiDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameGBase  Xexclude from comparisonGreenplum  Xexclude from comparisonTiDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn analytical database for business intelligence with large customers in China.Analytic Database platform built on PostgreSQL. Full name is Pivotal Greenplum Database infoA logical database in Greenplum is an array of individual PostgreSQL databases working together to present a single database image.TiDB 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
Spatial DBMS
Document store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.50
Rank#159  Overall
#75  Relational DBMS
Score12.29
Rank#46  Overall
#30  Relational DBMS
Score3.69
Rank#95  Overall
#49  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.gbase8a.comgreenplum.orgpingcap.com
Technical documentationdocs.greenplum.orgdocs.pingcap.com/­tidb/­stable
DeveloperPivotal Software Inc.PingCAP, Inc.
Initial release20052016
Current releaseGBase 8a6.7.1, April 20206.3.0, September 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open 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.
TiDB Cloud: Fully-managed TiDB Service. Bring everything great about TiDB to the cloud.
Implementation languageGo, Rust
Server operating systemsLinuxLinux
Data schemeyesyes
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.yes infosince Version 4.2no
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesC
Java
Perl
Python
R
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 proceduresyesno
Triggersyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardinghorizontal partitioning (by key range)
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replicationUsing Raft consensus algorithm to ensure data replication with strong consistency among multiple replicas.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesyes infowith TiSpark Connector
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno infocurrently only supported in syntax
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nono
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers with fine-grained authorization concept. No user groups or roles.
More information provided by the system vendor
GBaseGreenplumTiDB
Specific characteristicsTiDB 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 modelsOpen Source Apache 2.0 with either commercial licensing or fully-hosted DB-as-a-service...
» 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
GBaseGreenplumTiDB
Recent citations in the news

Greenplum 6 ventures outside the analytic box
19 March 2019, ZDNet

Open Sourced Greenplum Data Warehouse Now on GitHub -- ADTmag
28 October 2015, ADT Magazine

Pivotal’s Greenplum data warehouse software is now open source
27 October 2015, VentureBeat

14 hot products from VMware Explore 2022 - Software
5 September 2022, CRN Australia

Capitalizing on Analytics and AI at Dell Technologies
8 April 2021, CIO

provided by Google News

PingCAP Announces TiDB Cloud Serverless Tier, Delivering Affordable HTAP Database Service to Developers
1 November 2022, GlobeNewswire

PingCAP’s Innovative TiDB Database – Techstrong.TV
20 October 2022, DevOps.com

PingCAP's TiDB Cloud Launches on Google Cloud Marketplace to Reach Developers Globally
7 June 2022, PR Newswire

MindsDB is now the leading and fastest growing applied ML platform in the world
3 November 2022, PR Newswire UK

HTAP Summit Rounds Out All-Star Lineup of Database and Analytics Experts; Sells Out Inaugural Event
31 October 2022, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Database Engineer
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Vice President
Morgan Stanley, New York, NY

Principal Product Manager - TiDB Cloud
PingCAP, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Sales Account Executive- Remote
PingCAP, Seattle, WA

Developer Relations and Product Evangelist
PingCAP, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Staff Software Engineer, Distributed Storage
Airbnb, San Francisco, CA

Staff Software Engineer - Cash Cards
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

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 80GB free.

Redis logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Neo4j logo

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

Present your product here