DB-EnginesInfluxDB download bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Infobright vs. MySQL vs. Vertica

System Properties Comparison Infobright vs. MySQL vs. Vertica

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameInfobright  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparisonVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionHigh performant column-oriented DBMS for analytic workloads using MySQL or PostgreSQL as a frontendWidely used open source RDBMSColumnar relational DBMS designed to handle modern analytic workloads, enabling fast query performance
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached APIRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument storeDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1.02
Rank#140  Overall
#69  Relational DBMS
Score1279.07
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Score22.55
Rank#29  Overall
#17  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.ignitetech.com/­solutions/­information-technology/­infobrightdbwww.mysql.comwww.vertica.com
Technical documentationdev.mysql.com/­docwww.vertica.com/­documentation/­vertica
DeveloperIgnite Technologies Inc.; formerly InfoBright Inc.Oracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then SunVertica / Micro Focus infoprior to that Hewlett Packard
Initial release200519952005
Current release8.0.17, July 2019Vertica Analytics Platform 9.2.x, March 2019
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infoThe open source (GPLv2) version did not support inserts/updates/deletes and was discontinued with July 2016Open Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are availablecommercial infoLimited community edition free
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono infoavailable on Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
  • Azure Database for MySQL: A fully managed, scalable MySQL relational database with high availability and security built in at no extra cost
  • Google Cloud SQL: A fully-managed database service for the Google Cloud Platform
Implementation languageCC and C++
Server operating systemsLinux
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Data schemeyesyesyes infoUnstructured data can be stored in specific Flex-Tables
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.noyesyes
Secondary indexesno infoKnowledge Grid Technology used insteadyesno infoThe concept of 'projections' can be used instead of indexes.
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyes infowith proprietary extensionsyes infonearly full SQL99 without support for indexes and triggers
APIs and other access methodsADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Kafka
Proprietary protocol
RESTful HTTP API
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
D
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
C++
Java
Perl
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes infoproprietary syntaxyes
Triggersnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonehorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL FabricSharding infoSegmentation, Projection Segmentation, Hash Segmentation
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replicationMaster-master replication
Master-slave replication
Master-master replication infoCluster level and Object level replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infowith Vertica Connector for Hadoop
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes infonot for MyISAM storage engineyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID infonot for MyISAM storage engineACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes infotable locks or row locks depending on storage engineyes
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.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard infoexploiting MySQL or PostgreSQL frontend capabilitiesUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or rolesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard; supports Kerberos, LDAP, Ident and hash
More information provided by the system vendor
InfobrightMySQLVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform
Specific characteristicsColumnar storage, MPP, Hybrid storage model, Aggressive data compression, High availability,...
» more
Competitive advantagesPerformance at exabyte scale, Deploy anywhere, Open source innovation, Analysis in...
» more
Typical application scenariosCommunication and network analytics, Embedded analytics, Fraud monitoring and Risk...
» more
Key customersAbiba Systems, Adform, adMarketplace, AmeriPride, Anritsu, AOL, Avito, Auckland Transport,...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsCost-based models and subscription-based models are 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 partiesDremio is like magic for MySQL accelerating your analytical queries up to 1,000x.
» more

ScaleGrid: Fully managed MySQL-as-a-Service.
» more

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

SQLPro for MySQL: A simple but powerful MySQL database client available on iPhone and iPad as well as macOS.
» more

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

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

Azure Database for MySQL provides fully managed, enterprise-ready community MySQL database as a service
» more

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

More resources
InfobrightMySQLVertica infoVertica Analytics Platform
DB-Engines blog posts

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

Microsoft SQL Server is the DBMS of the Year
4 January 2017, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Ignite Buys Database Vendor Infobright
2 May 2017, Datanami

provided by Google News

How to create a MySQL relational database in AWS
22 August 2019, TechRepublic

DigitalOcean Adds Managed MySQL and Redis Services
30 August 2019, InfoQ.com

Relational Databases Software Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025 | Microsoft, MySQL, Oracle, SAP
20 September 2019, OnYourDesks

MyDiamo, A MySQL DB Encryption Solution, Expands Into European Healthcare Data Security Market
12 September 2019, EIN News

Warning: Researcher Drops phpMyAdmin Zero-Day Affecting All Versions
18 September 2019, Internet

provided by Google News

Micro Focus Announces Vertica in Eon Mode for Pure Storage
18 September 2019, DevOps.com

Diamanti Appoints Andrew Wild as Chief Revenue Officer
18 September 2019, Yahoo Finance

MinIO Enjoying Role in Emerging Cloud Architecture
26 August 2019, Datanami

You Can't Do Machine Learning Inside a Database. Can You?
1 April 2019, Datanami

GoodData Expands Its Open Cloud Strategy with Vertica Partnership
12 March 2019, GlobeNewswire

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Data Analytics Engineer (Entry-Level)
Allstate, Chandler, AZ

Front End Shopify and Wordpress Web Developer (Remote Only)
Slicedbread, Remote

PHP Back End Web Developer
Grand Canyon Education, Phoenix, AZ

Database Administrator
Paylocity, Remote

Database Administrator
Spring Venture Group, Kansas City, MO

Data Architect - Data Warehouse & MPP - Nationwide Opportunities
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Memphis, TN

Data Architect - Data Warehouse & MPP - Nationwide Opportunities
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Kansas City, MO

Data Architect - Data Warehouse & MPP - Nationwide Opportunities
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Houston, TX

Business Intelligence - Database , AI and Analytical Services
Amazon.com Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Senior ETL Developer
Blue Health Intelligence, Chicago, IL

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Redis logo

Start now with Redis Cloud
Secure, highly available Redis as a serverless, hosted, fully managed cloud service.
Sign up here.

Neo4j logo

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

AllegroGraph logo

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

Couchbase logo

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

Present your product here