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

DBMS > Microsoft Azure Table Storage vs. Teradata Aster

System Properties Comparison Microsoft Azure Table Storage vs. Teradata Aster

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Microsoft Azure Table Storage and Teradata Aster with PostgreSQL, Microsoft Azure SQL Database and Amazon Redshift.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameMicrosoft Azure Table Storage  Xexclude from comparisonTeradata Aster  Xexclude from comparison
Teradata Aster has been integrated into other Teradata systems and therefore will be removed from the DB-Engines ranking.
DescriptionA Wide Column Store for rapid development using massive semi-structured datasetsPlatform for big data analytics on multistructured data sources and types
Primary database modelWide column storeRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score5.01
Rank#65  Overall
#5  Wide column stores
Websiteazure.microsoft.com/­en-us/­services/­storage/­tables
DeveloperMicrosoftTeradata
Initial release20122005
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercialcommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceyesno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Server operating systemshostedLinux
Data schemeschema-freeFlexible Schema (defined schema, partial schema, schema free) infodefined schema within the relational store; partial schema or schema free in the Aster File Store
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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.noyes infoin Aster File Store
Secondary indexesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes
APIs and other access methodsRESTful HTTP APIADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
Supported programming languages.Net
C#
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
C
C#
C++
Java
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoR packages
Triggersnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoImplicit feature of the cloud serviceSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes infoimplicit feature of the cloud service. Replication either local, cross-facility or geo-redundant.yes infoDimension tables are replicated across all nodes in the cluster. The number of replicas for the file store can be configured.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes infoSQL Map-Reduce Framework
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency depending on configuration
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataoptimistic lockingACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.nono
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights based on private key authentication or shared access signaturesfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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 Azure Table StorageTeradata Aster
Recent citations in the news

How to use Azure Table storage in .Net
14 January 2019, InfoWorld

Azure Cosmos DB gets built-in Jupyter notebooks support
1 October 2019, DevClass

Get to know Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB use cases
11 November 2019, TechTarget

Writing server-side code in Azure Cosmos DB
30 April 2019, InfoWorld

What is Microsoft Azure: Services, Certifications and Benefits
30 July 2019, Toolbox

provided by Google News

Teradata ports Aster analytics to Hadoop
30 August 2016, ZDNet

Teradata Aster Analytics Going Places: On Hadoop and AWS
24 August 2016, PR Newswire

An overview of the Teradata Aster Analytics platform
31 May 2017, TechTarget

Teradata Aster gets graph database, HDFS-compatible file store
8 October 2013, ZDNet

Teradata Vantage: A Complete Solution for Analytics by Ron Powell
28 February 2019, B-EYE-Network

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Full Stack Azure .NET Developer
ARK Solutions, New York, NY

Full Stack .Net Core Developer - Azure
Capgemini, New York, NY

Data Engineer I - Azure
Vermeer Corporation, Pella, IA

Data Architect (Azure)
Bloomin, Tampa, FL

Azure Application Architect (N. Central/Great Lakes region)
Quisitive, Minneapolis, MN

Data Scientists – Machine Learning
Brielle Technologies, Alpharetta, GA

Data Analysis Manager - Open to all Teletech locations (PHL)
TeleTech, United States

Data Scientist
Spectrum, Stamford, CT

AVP Advanced Analytics
Pacific Life, Newport Beach, CA

Data Mgmt Consultant 3
Wells Fargo, Atlanta, GA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

Datastax Luna logo

Simple, subscription-based support for open source
Apache Cassandra™ from the Cassandra experts.
Learn more.

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

How do MariaDB, Oracle MySQL and EnterpriseDB compare?
Get the white paper to
learn more.

RavenDB logo

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

Present your product here