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 > HBase vs. InterSystems IRIS vs. NSDb vs. NuoDB

System Properties Comparison HBase vs. InterSystems IRIS vs. NSDb vs. NuoDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameHBase  Xexclude from comparisonInterSystems IRIS  Xexclude from comparisonNSDb  Xexclude from comparisonNuoDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionWide-column store based on Apache Hadoop and on concepts of BigTableA containerised multi-model DBMS, interoperability and analytics data platform with wide capabilities for vertical and horizontal scalabilityScalable, High-performance Time Series DBMS designed for Real-time Analytics on top of KubernetesNuoDB is a webscale distributed database that supports SQL and ACID transactions
Primary database modelWide column storeDocument store
Key-value store
Object oriented DBMS
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMSRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score41.97
Rank#26  Overall
#2  Wide column stores
Score2.46
Rank#119  Overall
#23  Document stores
#23  Key-value stores
#2  Object oriented DBMS
#59  Relational DBMS
Score0.00
Rank#363  Overall
#34  Time Series DBMS
Score0.97
Rank#185  Overall
#88  Relational DBMS
Websitehbase.apache.orgwww.intersystems.com/­products/­intersystems-irisnsdb.ionuodb.com
Technical documentationhbase.apache.orgdocs.intersystems.com/­irislatest/­csp/­docbook/­DocBook.UI.Page.clsnsdb.io/­Architecturedoc.nuodb.com
DeveloperApache Software Foundation infoApache top-level project, originally developed by PowersetInterSystemsNuoDB, Inc.
Initial release2008201820172013
Current release2.3.4, January 20212021.1, June 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache version 2commercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2.0commercial infolimited edition free
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJavaJava, ScalaC++
Server operating systemsLinux
Unix
Windows infousing Cygwin
AIX
Linux
macOS
Windows
Linux
macOS
hosted infoAmazon EC2, Windows Azure, SoftLayer
Linux
OS X
Windows
Data schemeschema-free, schema definition possibledepending on used data modelyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateoptions to bring your own types, AVROyesyes: int, bigint, decimal, stringyes
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.noyesnono
Secondary indexesnoyesall fields are automatically indexedyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesSQL-like query languageyes
APIs and other access methodsJava API
RESTful HTTP API
Thrift
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
gRPC
HTTP REST
WebSocket
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
.Net
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Java
Scala
.Net
C
C++
Go
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infoCoprocessors in JavayesnoJava, SQL
Triggersyesyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardingShardingdata is dynamically stored/cached on the nodes where it is read/written
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Source-replica replicationyes infoManaged transparently by NuoDB
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesnoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataSingle row ACID (across millions of columns)ACIDnoACID infotunable commit protocol
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes infoMVCC
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesUsing Apache Luceneyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesyes infoTemporary table
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess Control Lists (ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABACyesStandard SQL roles/ privileges, Administrative Users

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

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

More resources
HBaseInterSystems IRISNSDbNuoDB
DB-Engines blog posts

Cloudera's HBase PaaS offering now supports Complex Transactions
11 August 2021,  Krishna Maheshwari (sponsor) 

Why is Hadoop not listed in the DB-Engines Ranking?
13 May 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Meet some database management systems you are likely to hear more about in the future
4 August 2014, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Acceldata teams with Snowflake for improved visibility in modern data environments
29 September 2022, SiliconANGLE News

LinkedIn Open-Sources 'Venice,' LinkedIn's Derived Data Platform that Powers more than 1800 Datasets
27 September 2022, MarkTechPost

Visa Invites B.Tech Graduates
10 September 2022, StudyCafe

Review: HBase is massively scalable -- and hugely complex
31 March 2014, InfoWorld

Five Best Career Choices For Certified Data Scientists
22 September 2022, Spiceworks News and Insights

provided by Google News

InterSystems: Data platforms that power AI with healthy data
29 September 2022, Gulf News

InterSystems Seeks Growth, Visibility As It Expands Data Reach
1 September 2022, Datanami

Ramsay Sime Darby Health Care Indonesia and InterSystems deploy cloud EMR System
27 September 2022, ETCIO South East Asia

InterSystems IRIS Data Platform reduces complexity for Epic customers
13 November 2020, TechTarget

InterSystems releases updates to its IRIS data platform
19 August 2022, DataCenterNews Asia

provided by Google News

Dassault Systèmes Announces the Acquisition of NuoDB, a Cloud-Native Distributed SQL Database Leader
25 November 2020, Business Wire

NuoDB set to improve distributed SQL performance
7 January 2020, TechTarget

NuoDB 4.0 improves cloud-native database capabilities
31 July 2019, TechTarget

Exploring the Architecture of the NuoDB Database, Part 1
12 July 2013, InfoQ.com

NuoDB Releases 4.1 Featuring Analytics & Performance Upgrades for The Banking Industry and Is Recognized as A Sample Vendor in Gartner's Hype Cycle for Data Management, 2020
10 August 2020, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

AI researcher
Qikspace, Seattle, WA

Software Development Engineer II, ADC Non-Relational Database Services
Amazon Dev Center U.S., Inc., Seattle, WA

Purdue Global Adjunct Faculty, Undergraduate Cloud (Remote)
Purdue University, Indiana

Applications Engineer, Operations - SQL 100% Remote if in US!
Marin Software, Remote

Data Engineer
Amazon.com Services LLC, Remote

System Administrator
Persistent Technology, Remote

.Net Developer
Initiate Government Solutions, Washington, DC

Database Engineer
TriCore Reference Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM

Interface Engineer
Netsmart Technologies, Remote

Sr Software Engineer - HIE
Altera Digital Health, New Hyde Park, NY

Software Engineer
Dassault Systèmes, Waltham, MA

Senior Software Engineer
Dassault Systèmes, Waltham, MA

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

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

Neo4j logo

Neo4j NODES 2022
Free online conference for developers and data scientists.
November 16/17 2022.
Register now for free!

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

AllegroGraph logo

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

The definitive guide for Cassandra

Imagine What You Could Do if Scalability Wasn‘t a Problem!
Download the Cassandra e-book for free!

Present your product here