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NameH2
DescriptionFull-featured RDBMS with a small footprint, either embedded into a Java application or used as a database server.
Database modelRelational DBMS
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Score4.15
Rank#55  Overall
#31  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.h2database.com
Technical documentationwww.h2database.com/­html/­main.html
DeveloperThomas Mueller
Initial release2005
Current release1.4.193, October 2016
License Commercial or Open SourceOpen Source dual-licence (Mozilla public license, Eclipse public license)
Cloud-based Only available as a cloud serviceno
Implementation languageJava
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java VM
Data schemeyes
Typing predefined data types such as float or dateyes
XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.no
Secondary indexesyes
SQL Support of (almost full) SQL standard (DML, DDL and DCL statements)yes
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesJava
Server-side scripts Stored proceduresJava Stored Procedures and User-Defined Functions
Triggersyes
Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodesnone
Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesWith clustering: 2 database servers on different computers operate on identical copies of a database
MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno
Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys Referential integrityyes
Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID
Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of datayes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)
Durability Support for making data persistentyes
In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts Access controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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