DB-EnginesExtremeDB Active Replication featuresEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > MonetDB vs. MySQL vs. RavenDB

System Properties Comparison MonetDB vs. MySQL vs. RavenDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameMonetDB  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparisonRavenDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionA relational database management system that stores data in columnsWidely used open source RDBMSOpen Source Operational and Transactional Enterprise NoSQL Document Database
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached APIDocument store
Secondary database modelsDocument storeDocument storeGraph DBMS infoexperimental
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.06
Rank#116  Overall
#57  Relational DBMS
Score1254.83
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Score3.25
Rank#89  Overall
#16  Document stores
Websitewww.monetdb.orgwww.mysql.comravendb.net
Technical documentationwww.monetdb.org/­Documentationdev.mysql.com/­docravendb.net/­docs
DeveloperMonetDB BVOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then SunHibernating Rhinos
Initial release200419952010
Current releaseOct2020-SP2, January 20218.0.23 , January 20215.1, November 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoMozilla Public License 2.0Open Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are availableOpen Source infoAGPL version 3, commercial license available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenonono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
ScaleGrid for MySQL: Fully managed MySQL hosting on AWS, Azure and DigitalOcean with high availability and SSH access on the #1 multi-cloud DBaaS.RavenDB Cloud: Deploy a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes on AWS, Azure, and GCP. HIPPA compliant. Enjoy a globally distributed cluster with enterprise-grade security and reduce cloud storage costs by 50% with Native data compression.
Implementation languageCC and C++C#
Server operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
macOS
Raspberry Pi
Windows
Data schemeyesyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesno
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.yes
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infoSQL 2003 with some extensionsyes infowith proprietary extensionsSQL-like query language (RQL)
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
native C library infoMAPI library (MonetDB application programming interface)
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
.NET Client API
Java Client API
Python Client API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesC
C++
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
.Net
C#
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes, in SQL, C, Ryes infoproprietary syntaxyes
Triggersyesyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding via remote tableshorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL FabricSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnone infoSource-replica replication available in experimental statusMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Multi-source replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infoMapReduce functions can be defined in Linq
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes infonot for MyISAM storage engineno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACID infonot for MyISAM storage engineACID, Cluster-wide transaction available
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.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or rolesAccess control on document level using the Authorization Bundle
More information provided by the system vendor
MonetDBMySQLRavenDB
Specific characteristicsColumn-store In-memory optimized GeoSpatial support JSON document support
» more
RavenDB is the pioneer NoSQL Document Database that is fully transactional (ACID)...
» more
Competitive advantagesScalable architecture - vertical data organization and in-memory optimization guarantee...
» more
RavenDB is easy to setup and secure. You can do it in a matter of minutes . Easy...
» more
Typical application scenariosAnalytical database, Data warehouse, OLAP Data mining Scientific database
» more
IoT for Edge Deployments Fraud Detection Recommendation Engines Product Catalogs...
» more
Key customersNumascale , Spinque , SecurActive , CHS , NOZHUP
» more
Toyota, Capgemini, Vodafone, Medicaid, Asos, Nomura, RMS Automotive, MSNBC, Pluralsight,...
» more
Market metrics2 million+ downloads 1000+ customers including Fortune 500 large enterprises
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsFree and open-source software, Mozilla Public License 2.0 Commercial support available
» more
RavenDB is available on-premise and in the cloud. RavenDB Cloud is available on AWS...
» more
News

MonetDB/e: an embedded analytical SQL engine on Windows
11 November 2020

Taking MonetDB/e for a taxi ride
27 October 2020

The MonetDB/e Python interface for data analytics
27 October 2020

MonetDB/e, a mature embedded SQL DBMS
27 October 2020

Faster, robuster and feature richer: MonetDB in 2020 and beyond
19 October 2020

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 partiesGeneral 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

Datadog: Improve MySQL performance by visualizing and identifying errors fast using granular, out-of-the-box dashboards.
» more

ClusterControl: the only management system you’ll ever need to take control of your open source database infrastructure.
» more

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

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

More resources
MonetDBMySQLRavenDB
DB-Engines blog posts

MySQL is the DBMS of the Year 2019
3 January 2020, Matthias Gelbmann, Paul Andlinger

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

show all

Recent citations in the news

Global RDBMS Software Market 2025: Microsoft, Oracle, PostgreSQL Global Development Group, SQLite, IBM, SolarWinds IT Operations Management, Cubrid, TmaxSoft, CA Technologies, ThinkSQL, FrontBase, MonetDB, VoltDB
28 February 2021, NY Market Reports

RDBMS Software Market Recent Opportunities with Growth Forecasts by 2027 – Microsoft, Oracle, PostgreSQL Global Development Group and Others – NeighborWebSJ
1 March 2021, NeighborWebSJ

RDBMS Software Market SWOT Analysis By 2021: Microsoft, Oracle – South Florida Theater Review
3 March 2021, South Florida Theater Review

RDBMS Software Market Forthcoming Developments, Trends, Competitive Landscape, Regional Analysis and Forecast 2026 | Microsoft, Oracle, PostgreSQL Global Development Group
11 February 2021, The Courier

RDBMS Software Market Share, Trends, Global Industry Growth, Top-Manufacturer, Technology Research Segmentation till 2026 – The Bisouv Network
26 February 2021, The Bisouv Network

provided by Google News

MySQL Training Service Market 2021 by Companies: Oracle, Udemy, Pluralsight, Infopro Learning, Trainocate Holdings, Judge Learning Solutions
4 March 2021, The Bisouv Network

Global Relational Databases Software Market 2021 – Microsoft, MySQL, Oracle, SAP, PostgreSQL – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
3 March 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

Cloud Spanner Adds Support for Liquibase
4 March 2021, InfoQ.com

MySQL Training Service Market Size, Status and Growth Analysis 2021-2026 – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
25 February 2021, KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper

Microsoft ramps up Azure migration play with new updates
3 March 2021, ARNnet

provided by Google News

How to create a new database with RavenDB
6 January 2021, TechRepublic

Operational Database Management Systems (OPDBMS) Software Industry Market R & D including top key players Oracle, RavenDB, EnterpriseOB, DataStax – SoccerNurds
4 March 2021, SoccerNurds

Article: Interview with RavenDB Founder Oren Eini
31 August 2020, InfoQ.com

How to install the RavenDB NoSQL database on Ubuntu 20.04
20 October 2020, TechRepublic

Global NoSQL Databases Software Market Report 2021: Top Companies MongoDB, Amazon, ArangoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, Couchbase, MarkLogic, RethinkDB, CouchDB, SQL-RD, OrientDB, RavenDB, Redis etc – The Bisouv Network
1 March 2021, The Bisouv Network

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Software Developer – Entry Level
Grant Street Group, Remote

Data Analyst - Entry Level
Frequence, Mountain View, CA

Entry Level Data Analyst Position- Full Time Job Opportunity
Jerneltechcorp, New York, NY

Jr. QA Analyst Trainee
SQA², Los Alamitos, CA

Technical Support Representative
GoDaddy, Gilbert, AZ

PHP Developer
Mindfire Technology, Layton, UT

.NET Integration Developer
Medical Specialties Managers (MSM), Remote

Sharepoint Developer
Kinect, Seattle, WA

Software Developer
Bobit Business Media, Torrance, CA

.NET Integration Developer
Medical Specialties Managers, Inc., Remote

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Datastax Astra logo

Build cloud-native apps fast with Astra, the open-source, multi-cloud stack for
modern data apps.
Get started with 5 GB free..

Neo4j logo

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

Couchbase logo

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

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Present your product here