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 > GBase vs. Ignite vs. Microsoft SQL Server

System Properties Comparison GBase vs. Ignite vs. Microsoft SQL Server

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameGBase  Xexclude from comparisonIgnite  Xexclude from comparisonMicrosoft SQL Server  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAn analytical database for business intelligence with large customers in China.Apache Ignite is a memory-centric distributed database, caching, and processing platform for transactional, analytical, and streaming workloads, delivering in-memory speeds at petabyte scale.Microsofts flagship relational DBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Graph DBMS
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.02
Rank#173  Overall
#85  Relational DBMS
Score4.87
Rank#71  Overall
#10  Key-value stores
#39  Relational DBMS
Score973.35
Rank#3  Overall
#3  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.gbase8a.comignite.apache.orgwww.microsoft.com/­en-us/­sql-server
Technical documentationapacheignite.readme.io/­docsdocs.microsoft.com/­en-US/­sql/­sql-server
DeveloperApache Software FoundationMicrosoft
Initial release20151989
Current releaseGBase 8aApache Ignite 2.6SQL Server 2019, November 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache 2.0commercial inforestricted free version is available
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++, Java, .NetC++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Windows
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.yesyes
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLANSI-99 for query and DML statements, subset of DDLyes
APIs and other access methodsHDFS API
Hibernate
JCache
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
Tabular Data Stream (TDS)
Supported programming languagesC#
C++
Java
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C#
C++
Delphi
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Visual Basic
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes (compute grid and cache interceptors can be used instead)Transact SQL, .NET languages, R, Python and (with SQL Server 2019) Java
Triggersyes (cache interceptors and events)yes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingtables can be distributed across several files (horizontal partitioning); sharding through federation
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes (replicated cache)yes, but depending on the SQL-Server Edition
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes (compute grid and hadoop accelerator)no
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes
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.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlSecurity Hooks for custom implementationsfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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

Navicat for SQL Server gives you a fully graphical approach to database management and development.
» more

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

Navicat Monitor is a safe, simple and agentless remote server monitoring tool for SQL Server and many other database management systems.
» more

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

More resources
GBaseIgniteMicrosoft SQL Server
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

Recent citations in the news

GridGain Launches Expert On-Call to Assist Ignite Developers Within Hours
29 July 2021, GlobeNewswire

GridGain Continues Strong Momentum in First Half of 2021
22 July 2021, GlobeNewswire

Grid Gain continues to gain strong momentum in the first half of 2021
26 July 2021, Illinoisnewstoday.com

First Apache Ignite Summit Energizes Global Audience
10 June 2021, GlobeNewswire

Data Warehouse Software Market Size, Trends (2021-2028) | Top Key Vendors – BI360 Data Warehouse, Microsoft, Qlik Compose, Acho, Anzo, Apache Ignite – The Manomet Current
23 July 2021, The Manomet Current

provided by Google News

Virtualizing SQL Server: Strategies and Best Practices
26 July 2021, Virtualization Review

Microsoft cancels plans to deliver SQL Server on Windows Containers
6 July 2021, ZDNet

SQL Server on Linux Storage Secrets | Data Exposed | Channel 9 - Microsoft
27 July 2021, Channel 9

Using SQL Server Availability Groups in Kubernetes environments
30 July 2021, TechGenix

So You Need To Move Off SQL Server 2016
20 July 2021, Redmondmag.com

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Enterprise Architect
BlackRock, New York, NY

VP- Senior Java Developer
Barclays, Whippany, NJ

Social Media & Community Marketing Manager (Remote U.S.)
GridGain Systems, Foster City, CA

Social Media & Community Marketing Manager (Remote U.S.)
GridGain, Foster City, CA

Java Developer AVP
Barclays, Whippany, NJ

SQL Server developer
Hercules Consulting Inc, Houston, TX

SQL Server DBA
Technospar, San Ramon, CA

SQL Server DBA
Infinity Consulting Solutions, Inc., Eden Prairie, MN

SQL Developers & Modelers
visualbi, Plano, TX

MS SQL Server Developer
aThingz Inc., Southfield, MI

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database machine learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Couchbase logo

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

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!

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