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MaxDB System Properties

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NameMaxDB infoformerly named Adabas-D
DescriptionA robust and reliable RDBMS optimized to run all major SAP solutions
Primary database modelRelational DBMS
Additional database modelsKey-value store
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Score2.83
Rank#79  Overall
#39  Relational DBMS
Websitemaxdb.sap.com
Technical documentationmaxdb.sap.com/­documentation
DeveloperSAP, acquired from Software AG (Adabas-D) in 1997
Initial release1984
Current release7.9, 2016
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infoLimited community edition free
Cloud-based infoOnly available as a cloud serviceno
Implementation languageC++
Server operating systemsAIX
HP-UX
Linux
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes
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
Secondary indexesyes
SQL infoSupport of (almost entire) SQL standard (DML, DDL and DCL statements)yes
APIs and other access methodsWebDAV
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languages.Net
C#
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes
Triggersyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.no
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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MaxDB infoformerly named Adabas-D
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