DB-EngineseXtremeDB high availability featuresEnglish
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 Snowflake, PostgreSQL and Amazon Redshift.

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
Score13.22
Rank#39  Overall
#24  Relational DBMS
Score53.58
Rank#19  Overall
#13  Relational DBMS
Websitegreenplum.orgwww.sap.com/­products/­hana.html
Technical documentationdocs.greenplum.orghelp.sap.com/­hana
DeveloperPivotal Software Inc.SAP
Initial release20052010
Current release6.7.1, April 20202.0 SPS04 (April 5, 2019), 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 nodesSource-replica 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’s Greenplum data warehouse software is now open source
27 October 2015, VentureBeat

Efficient Model Selection for Deep Neural Networks on Massively Parallel Processing Databases
4 February 2020, insideHPC

provided by Google News

Why POWER8 Is Sometimes The Best Platform To Run SAP HANA
23 November 2020, IT Jungle

Domo Achieves Certified Integration with SAP HANA
2 November 2020, MarTech Series

SAP HANA Hosting WorldPosta's Cloud "Pool of Resources"
9 November 2020, AiThority

Discount on Application Development Market 2020-2028 – SAP HANA Cloud Platform, Axure RP, Joget Workflow, Datadog Cloud Monitoring, IntelliJ IDEA, GitLab, Alice, etc.
26 November 2020, Birmingham Alive

DreamWorks Animation and SAP HANA partner with Lenovo for high-performance computing
28 October 2020, TechRepublic

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

PostGres DBA
Alltech International, Washington, DC

PL/SQL and Linux Developer
Leidos, Windsor Mill, MD

SAP BODS HANA Consultant
ITResonance, Harrisburg, PA

SAP BW/HANA Consultant
ITResonance, New York, NY

SAP BI/Hana Modeler
ITResonance, North Brook, TN

SAP HANA
e-Biz Technologies, Norwalk, CT

SAP S4 Hana OTC consultant
TCS, Indianapolis, IA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Couchbase logo

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

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

Present your product here