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

DBMS > Microsoft Access vs. RocksDB

System Properties Comparison Microsoft Access vs. RocksDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Microsoft Access and RocksDB with SQLite, MongoDB and MySQL.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameMicrosoft Access  Xexclude from comparisonRocksDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMicrosoft Access combines a backend RDBMS (JET / ACE Engine) with a GUI frontend for data manipulation and queries. infoThe Access frontend is often used for accessing other datasources (DBMS, Excel, etc.)Embeddable persistent key-value store optimized for fast storage (flash and RAM)
Primary database modelRelational DBMSKey-value store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score131.18
Rank#9  Overall
#6  Relational DBMS
Score2.36
Rank#97  Overall
#17  Key-value stores
Websiteproducts.office.com/­en-us/­accessrocksdb.org
Technical documentationmsdn.microsoft.com/­en-us/­library/­office/­ff604965.aspxgithub.com/­facebook/­rocksdb/­wiki
DeveloperMicrosoftFacebook, Inc.
Initial release19922013
Current release1902 (16.0.11328.20222), March 20196.2.2, August 2019
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infoBundled with Microsoft OfficeOpen Source infoBSD
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC++C++
Server operating systemsWindows infoNot a real database server, but making use of DLLs
Data schemeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesno
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 indexesyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infobut not compliant to any SQL standardno
APIs and other access methodsDAO
OLE DB
ADO.NET
ODBC
C++ API
Java API
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Delphi
Java (JDBC-ODBC)
VBA
Visual Basic.NET
C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infosince Access 2010 using the ACE-engineno
Triggersyes infosince Access 2010 using the ACE-engineno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnonenone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID infobut no files for transaction loggingyes
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infobut no files for transaction loggingyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlno infoa simple user-level security was built in till version Access 2003no

More information provided by the system vendor

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

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

More resources
Microsoft AccessRocksDB
DB-Engines blog posts

MS Access drops in DB-Engines Ranking
2 May 2013, Paul Andlinger

Microsoft SQL Server regained rank 2 in the DB-Engines popularity ranking
3 December 2012, Matthias Gelbmann

New DB-Engines Ranking shows the popularity of database management systems
3 October 2012, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

How Low-Code Platforms Make Full-Stack Development Simpler, Faster
15 October 2019, eWeek

4 methods to fix Unrecognized Database Format in MS Access
15 January 2019, Windows Report

Fix Microsoft Office Access error in loading DLL with these steps
16 August 2019, Windows Report

Azure gets some new features and enhancements for Archive Storage
19 August 2019, Neowin

The State of Structured Query Language (SQL) in 2019
11 February 2019, Dice Insights

provided by Google News

AMD EPYC vs. Intel Xeon Cascadelake With Facebook's RocksDB Database
17 October 2019, Phoronix

Toshiba Memory America Highlights TRocksDB at SNIA's 2019 Storage Developer Conference
23 September 2019, Business Wire

Toshiba Memory America Optimizes RocksDB for SSDs
1 August 2019, Business Wire

Facebook Engineer Proposing New Slab Memory Controller For Linux - Saves Lots Of RAM
6 September 2019, Phoronix

Linux 5.3 Kernel Yielding The Best Performance Yet For AMD EPYC "Rome" CPU Performance
17 August 2019, Phoronix

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Project engineer DHF remediation
Katalyst Healthcares & Life Sciences, Bozeman, MT

Data Analyst - Bloomberg Law
Bloomberg, Princeton, NJ

Business Reporting Analyst
Stanford Health Care, Palo Alto, CA

Data Analytics Analyst
Vintun, Washington, DC

Data Analyst, Special Investigations Unit
EmblemHealth, New York, NY

MongoDB Engineer
Percona, Remote

Technical Program Manager, Product & Platform
Facebook, Menlo Park, CA

Backend API Developer – BigData / NoSQL
Highbrow Technologies, Quincy, MA

Backend API Developer (Generic Cloud Native Developer)
Highbrow Technologies, Quincy, MA

Backend API Developer – Security integration
Highbrow Technologies, Quincy, MA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance

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.

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start now.

Present your product here