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

DBMS > Greenplum vs. SAP HANA

System Properties Comparison Greenplum vs. SAP HANA

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Greenplum and SAP HANA with Oracle, Amazon Redshift and PostgreSQL.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameGreenplum  Xexclude from comparisonSAP HANA  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionAnalytic 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.In-memory, column based data store. Available as appliance or cloud service
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument storeDocument store
Graph DBMS infowith SAP Hana, Enterprise Edition
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score12.14
Rank#40  Overall
#24  Relational DBMS
Score54.69
Rank#19  Overall
#12  Relational DBMS
Websitepivotal.io/­pivotal-greenplumwww.sap.com/­products/­hana.html
Technical documentationgpdb.docs.pivotal.iohelp.sap.com/­hana
DeveloperPivotal Software Inc.SAP
Initial release20052010
Current release5.10.0, July 20182.0 SPS04, April 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0commercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono infoalso available as a cloud based service
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Server operating systemsLinuxAppliance or cloud-service
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
Supported programming languagesC
Java
Perl
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesSQLScript, R
Triggersyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingyes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replicationyes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes
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.noyes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardyes

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 partiesCData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

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

More resources
GreenplumSAP HANA
Recent citations in the news

Greenplum 6 review: Jack of all trades, master of some
7 November 2019, InfoWorld

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

Greenplum goes open source -- and a new cloud analytics star is born
29 October 2015, InfoWorld

Pivotal, Gravitational, and Google Water Kubernetes Expansion
25 March 2019, SDxCentral

Pivotal Takes Greenplum to the Cloud
14 September 2017, Datanami

provided by Google News

Linux Bonus Pack Makes SAP Hana Movers Happy
14 January 2020, E3zine.com

Enterprise Strategy Group Highlights Impact, Value of Actifio GO for SAP HANA on Google Cloud Platform
2 January 2020, PRNewswire

SAP S/4 Hana Transition Journeys Must Start Now
22 January 2020, E3zine.com

Huawei FusionServer Pro V5 now certified for SAP HANA Scale-Out Solution
12 January 2020, ITP.net

Near Zero Downtime with SAP HANA
4 January 2020, TechNative

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Federal - Greenplum DBA
Accenture, Washington, DC

Federal - Greenplum DBA
Accenture, Arlington, VA

PostGres DBA
Alltech International, Washington, DC

Digital Data Analyst (Must have previous experience as an SQL Analyst)
Luth Research, LLC, San Diego, CA

Greenplum Database Administrator
Software Tech Enterprises, Inc., Baltimore, MD

SAP Functional Specialist
Liberty Mutual Insurance, Portsmouth, NH

SAP HANA and S/4 Embedded Analytics
IBM, United States

SAP-HANA
Celandyne Software Solutions, United States

SAP S/4 HANA Data Specialist
W.L. Gore, Elkton, MD

SAP Developer (Hana) Job
AGCO, Duluth, GA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

How do MariaDB, Oracle MySQL and EnterpriseDB compare?
Get the white paper to
learn more.

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance

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 Luna logo

Simple, subscription-based support for open source
Apache Cassandraâ„¢ from the Cassandra experts.
Learn more.

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here