DB-EnginesExtremeDB: the embedded DBMS for embedded systemsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > IBM Db2 warehouse vs. InterSystems IRIS vs. MySQL

System Properties Comparison IBM Db2 warehouse vs. InterSystems IRIS vs. MySQL

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameIBM Db2 warehouse infoformerly named IBM dashDB  Xexclude from comparisonInterSystems IRIS  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionCloud-based data warehousing serviceA containerised multi-model DBMS, interoperability and analytics data platform with wide capabilities for vertical and horizontal scalabilityWidely used open source RDBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument store
Key-value store
Object oriented DBMS
Relational DBMS
Relational 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
Score1.56
Rank#132  Overall
#65  Relational DBMS
Score1.70
Rank#127  Overall
#21  Document stores
#23  Key-value stores
#2  Object oriented DBMS
#62  Relational DBMS
Score1236.38
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.ibm.com/­products/­db2-warehousewww.intersystems.com/­products/­intersystems-iriswww.mysql.com
Technical documentationdocs.intersystems.com/­irislatest/­csp/­docbook/­DocBook.UI.Page.clsdev.mysql.com/­doc
DeveloperIBMInterSystemsOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then Sun
Initial release201420181995
Current release2020.2, July 20208.0.24, April 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesnono
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 languageC and C++
Server operating systemshostedAIX
Linux
macOS
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesdepending on used data modelyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.no infoImport/export of XML data possibleyesyes
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyesyes infowith proprietary extensions
APIs and other access methods.NET Client API
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
JDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
Supported programming languagesJava
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
.Net
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
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 proceduresPL/SQL, SQL PLyesyes infoproprietary syntax
Triggersyesyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingShardinghorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL Fabric
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyesSource-replica replicationMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesyes infonot for MyISAM storage engine
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACID infonot for MyISAM storage engine
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes 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 controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardyesUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or roles
More information provided by the system vendor
IBM Db2 warehouse infoformerly named IBM dashDBInterSystems IRISMySQL
Specific characteristicsInterSystems IRIS is a complete cloud-first data platform which includes a multi-model...
» 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 partiesDatadog: 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

Fivetran: 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

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

CData: 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
IBM Db2 warehouse infoformerly named IBM dashDBInterSystems IRISMySQL
DB-Engines blog posts

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

Top Databases Supporting in-Database Machine Learning
1 May 2021, ELE Times

IBM Db2 - The AI Database
15 May 2020, Express Computer

Cloud Data Warehousing: Understanding Your Options
1 April 2021, Datanami

IBM Positioned as a Leader In 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems
3 December 2020, AiThority

Top Vendors of Database Management Software for 2021 | eWEEK
9 January 2021, eWeek

provided by Google News

InterSystems Announces Availability of InterSystems IRIS on AWS Quick Start
13 April 2021, TechDecisions

Newswire & Press Release / InterSystems Partners with Cognetivity on Ground-breaking AI Solution for Early Dementia Detection - Health / Surgery - InterSystems Corporation | NewswireToday
6 May 2021, Newswire Today

Cognetivity Neurosciences and InterSystems Partner to Fast-Track Integration of Early Dementia Detection Platform with Global Healthcare Systems
4 May 2021, Yahoo Finance

InterSystems IRIS Data Platform Available as Fully Managed Service for AWS
17 March 2021, Business Wire

InterSystems IRIS Data Platform™ Adopted by Epic for Its New Generation of High Performance, Scalability, and Architecture Flexibility
13 October 2020, Business Wire

provided by Google News

Oracle's HeatWave database query accelerator gives MySQL a turbo boost
6 May 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Rockset Enables Real-Time Analytics for MySQL and PostgreSQL
15 April 2021, GlobeNewswire

PingCAP announces Public Preview of TiDB Cloud USA - English USA - English
10 May 2021, PRNewswire

Percona Previews Open Source Database as a Service, Enables Choice to Run Anywhere
11 May 2021, StreetInsider.com

IIT Bombay Offers Free Online Course on PHP and MySQL on SWAYAM Platform
26 April 2021, DATAQUEST

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Middleware Administrator
Snap IT Solutions, Houston, TX

Data Science Platform Administrator
Guidehouse, Washington, DC

InterSystems IRIS Integration Engineer (Remote)
North American Partners in Anesthesia, Remote

Core Development Program
InterSystems, Cambridge, MA

Solutions Development Program
InterSystems, Cambridge, MA

.Net Developer, Veterans Affairs
Peraton, Herndon, VA

Developer
InterSystems, Cambridge, MA

QA Technician - Entry Level!
Datacare Corporation, Remote

Software Developer – Entry Level
Grant Street Group, Remote

Loss Prevention Specialist
Amazon.com Services LLC, New Castle, DE

Loss Prevention Manager
Amazon.com Services LLC, Suffolk, VA

IT Support REMOTE ( Windows Server 12) ( MySQL )
Sutariya Law Offices, Remote

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

AllegroGraph logo

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

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..

Couchbase logo

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

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!

Present your product here