DB-EnginesExtremeDB Active Replication featuresEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > HBase vs. Interbase vs. MySQL

System Properties Comparison HBase vs. Interbase vs. MySQL

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameHBase  Xexclude from comparisonInterbase  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionWide-column store based on Apache Hadoop and on concepts of BigTableLight-weight proven RDBMS infooriginally from BorlandWidely used open source RDBMS
Primary database modelWide column storeRelational DBMSRelational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached API
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score44.16
Rank#23  Overall
#2  Wide column stores
Score6.05
Rank#60  Overall
#33  Relational DBMS
Score1220.69
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Websitehbase.apache.orgwww.embarcadero.com/­products/­interbasewww.mysql.com
Technical documentationhbase.apache.orgdocs.embarcadero.com/­products/­interbasedev.mysql.com/­doc
DeveloperApache Software Foundation infoApache top-level project, originally developed by PowersetEmbarcaderoOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then Sun
Initial release200819841995
Current release2.3.4, January 2021InterBase 2020, December 20198.0.23 , January 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache version 2commercialOpen Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are 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.
ScaleGrid for MySQL: Fully managed MySQL hosting on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.
Implementation languageJavaCC and C++
Server operating systemsLinux
Unix
Windows infousing Cygwin
Android
iOS
Linux
OS X
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeschema-free, schema definition possibleyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateoptions to bring your own types, AVROyesyes
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.nono infoexport as XML data possibleyes
Secondary indexesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesyes infowith proprietary extensions
APIs and other access methodsJava API
RESTful HTTP API
Thrift
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Groovy
Java
PHP
Python
Scala
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java
Object Pascal
PHP
Ruby
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infoCoprocessors in Javayes infoInterbase procedure and trigger languageyes infoproprietary syntax
Triggersyesyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnonehorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL Fabric
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Interbase Change ViewsMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency or Eventual ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesyes infonot for MyISAM storage engine
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataSingle row ACID (across millions of columns)ACIDACID infonot for MyISAM storage engine
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infoMultiversion concurreny controlyes infotable locks or row locks depending on storage engine
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess Control Lists (ACL) for RBAC, integration with Apache Ranger for RBAC & ABACfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or roles
More information provided by the system vendor
HBaseInterbaseMySQL
Specific characteristicsApache HBase is the leading NoSQL, distributed database management system, well suited...
» more
Competitive advantagesNo single point of failure ensures very high availability with multiple customers...
» more
Typical application scenariosInternet of Things (IOT), fraud detection applications, recommendation engines, product...
» more
Key customersApple, Salesforce, Cerner, Allegis Group, Bloomberg, Airtel, Thomson Reuters, Dish,...
» more
Market metrics#1 largest NoSQL database by revenue
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsApache license P ricing for commercial distribution provided by Cloudera and available...
» more

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

General SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
» more

Datadog: Improve MySQL performance by visualizing and identifying errors fast using granular, out-of-the-box dashboards.
» more

Navicat for MySQL is the ideal solution for MySQL/MariaDB administration and development.
» more

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

ClusterControl: the only management system you’ll ever need to take control of your open source database infrastructure.
» more

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

More resources
HBaseInterbaseMySQL
DB-Engines blog posts

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

show all

MySQL is the DBMS of the Year 2019
3 January 2020, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

MariaDB strengthens its position in the open source RDBMS market
5 April 2018, Matthias Gelbmann

The struggle for the hegemony in Oracle's database empire
2 May 2017, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

The Apache Software Foundation Announces the 10th Anniversary of Apache® HBase™
13 May 2020, GlobeNewswire

Global Key-Value Stores Market Report 2020 – NeighborWebSJ
14 April 2021, NeighborWebSJ

Global Key-Value Stores Market Qualitative Report Focusing on Leading Players Forecast 2020-2026 – FLA News
22 March 2021, FLA News

Cloudera adds operational database to cloud service
17 September 2020, ZDNet

Global Key-Value Stores Market Competition Landscape and Recent Development: Redis, Azure Redis Cache, ArangoDB, Hbase, Google Cloud Datastore etc. – Jumbo News
20 March 2021, Jumbo News

provided by Google News

transcosmos opens the third operations center in Kuala Lumpur, serves clients in 25 languages
14 April 2021, PR Web

Embarcadero Announces InterBase 2020, Flagship Database Management System Now with Tablespaces and Patented Change ViewsTM Technology
15 November 2019, Business Wire

Delphi Data Access Components Performance Improvement and RAD Studio 10.4.2 Sydney Support
18 March 2021, PR.com

Baseball Lives: Monterey native’s fond memories of seasons in Italy
5 September 2020, Monterey Herald

Embarcadero Introduces RAD Studio 10.3.3 with 64-bit Android App Development Capabilities and Enhanced Multi-Tier Support
21 November 2019, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Google Cloud Migration Service for MySQL and PostgreSQL is Now GA
7 April 2021, Database Trends and Applications

Global MySQL Training Service Market Size, Share, Value, and Competitive Landscape 2020-2026 – NeighborWebSJ
13 April 2021, NeighborWebSJ

Open-Source Database Software Market 2021 – 2025: SQLite, MySQL, MariaDB, Apache Hive, Neo4j – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
23 March 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

Teleport 6.0 Provides Secure Access, Visibility to Remote Users of PostgreSQL, MySQL
17 March 2021, Integration Developers

COVID-19 Impact Analysis of Relational Databases Software Market | Key Players Microsoft, MySQL, Oracle, SAP, PostgreSQL, Amazon RDS, IBM, MariaDB, Informix, Teradata, SQLite – NeighborWebSJ
15 April 2021, NeighborWebSJ

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Staff Backend Engineer, Tanzu Metrics Observability (VMware Tanzu) - Opportunity for Working Remotely Denver, CO
VMware Engineering, Denver, CO

Staff Backend Engineer, Tanzu Metrics Observability (VMware Tanzu) - Opportunity for Working Remotely New York, NY
VMware Engineering, New York, NY

Hadoop/Hbase Administrator
Union Pacific, Omaha, NE

Staff Backend Engineer, Tanzu Metrics Observability (VMware Tanzu) - Opportunity for Working Remotely San Francisco, CA
VMware Engineering, San Francisco, CA

Data Scientist
Source Enterprises, New York, NY

IT Systems Coordinator
Atlantis Casino Resort & Spa, Reno, NV

Loss Prevention Specialist
Amazon.com Services LLC, Thornton, CO

Software Developer – Entry Level
Grant Street Group, Remote

Loss Prevention Manager
Amazon.com Services LLC, Canton, MS

Software Engineer - Python
Indeed, Remote

QA Technician - Entry Level!
Datacare Corporation, Remote

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

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..

Neo4j logo

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

Vertica logo

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

Present your product here