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System Properties Comparison Ingres vs. Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics
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|Name||Ingres Xexclude from comparison||Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics previously named Azure SQL Data Warehouse Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||Well established RDBMS||Elastic, large scale data warehouse service leveraging the broad eco-system of SQL Server|
|Primary database model||Relational DBMS||Relational DBMS|
|Initial release||1974 originally developed at University Berkely in early 1970s||2016|
|Current release||11.2, May 2022|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||commercial|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||yes|
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|Server operating systems||AIX|
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|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||yes|
|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 but tools for importing/exporting data from/to XML-files available||no|
|SQL Support of SQL||yes||yes|
|APIs and other access methods||.NET Client API|
proprietary protocol (OpenAPI)
|Supported programming languages||C#|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||yes||Transact SQL|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||horizontal partitioning Ingres Star to access multiple databases simultaneously||Sharding, horizontal partitioning|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||Ingres Replicator||yes|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||yes||no docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/synapse-analytics/sql-data-warehouse/sql-data-warehouse-table-constraints|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||ACID||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes MVCC||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||no|
|User concepts Access control||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard||yes|
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|Ingres||Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics previously named Azure SQL Data Warehouse|
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