DB-EnginesInfluxDB: Focus on building software with an easy-to-use serverless, scalable time series platformEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > MySQL vs. OpenEdge vs. Spark SQL vs. Trafodion

System Properties Comparison MySQL vs. OpenEdge vs. Spark SQL vs. Trafodion

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameMySQL  Xexclude from comparisonOpenEdge  Xexclude from comparisonSpark SQL  Xexclude from comparisonTrafodion  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionWidely used open source RDBMSApplication development environment with integrated database management systemSpark SQL is a component on top of 'Spark Core' for structured data processingTransactional SQL-on-Hadoop DBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached APIRelational DBMSRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score1212.52
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Score5.49
Rank#69  Overall
#38  Relational DBMS
Score21.87
Rank#34  Overall
#20  Relational DBMS
Score0.53
Rank#232  Overall
#112  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.mysql.comwww.progress.com/­openedgespark.apache.org/­sqltrafodion.apache.org
Technical documentationdev.mysql.com/­docdocumentation.progress.com/­output/­ua/­OpenEdge_latestspark.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­sql-programming-guide.htmltrafodion.apache.org
DeveloperOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then SunProgress Software CorporationApache Software FoundationApache Software Foundation, originally developed by HP
Initial release1995198420142014
Current release8.0.26, July 2021OpenEdge 12.2, March 20203.1.1, March 20212.3.0, February 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are availablecommercialOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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.
Implementation languageC and C++ScalaC++, Java
Server operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
AIX
HP-UX
Linux
Solaris
Windows
Linux
OS X
Windows
Linux
Data schemeyesyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes
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.yesyesnono
Secondary indexesyesyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infowith proprietary extensionsyes infoclose to SQL 92SQL-like DML and DDL statementsyes
APIs and other access methodsADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
JDBC
ODBC
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesAda
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Progress proprietary ABL (Advanced Business Language)Java
Python
R
Scala
All languages supporting JDBC/ODBC/ADO.Net
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes infoproprietary syntaxyesnoJava Stored Procedures
Triggersyesyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL Fabrichorizontal partitioning infosince Version 11.4yes, utilizing Spark CoreSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
Source-replica replicationnoneyes, via HBase
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infovia user defined functions and HBase
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes infonot for MyISAM storage engineyesnoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID infonot for MyISAM storage engineACIDnoACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infotable locks or row locks depending on storage engineyesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyesyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesnonono
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or rolesUsers and groupsnofine 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
3rd partiesFivetran: Quickly and easily centralize your on-premise and cloud databases.
» more

CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» more

SQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
» more

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

ClusterControl: the only management system you’ll ever need to take control of your open source database infrastructure.
» more
SQLFlow: Provides a visual representation of the overall flow of data. Automated SQL data lineage analysis across Databases, ETL, Business Intelligence, Cloud and Hadoop environments by parsing SQL Script and stored procedure.
» more

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

More resources
MySQLOpenEdgeSpark SQLTrafodion
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

PlanetScale review: Horizontally scalable MySQL in the cloud
1 September 2021, InfoWorld

Updated FmPro Migrator 9.37 Adds a New MySQL to FileMaker Pro Migration Feature and More
15 September 2021, EIN News

Add Authentication to Any PHP App Using MySQL
8 September 2021, MakeUseOf

A 10-year journey with MySQL brings Oracle's HeatWave into the query database discussion
25 August 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Oracle Brings Its MySQL HeatWave Service on Autopilot with Machine-Learning Capabilities
21 August 2021, MarkTechPost

provided by Google News

Progress Announces Quick Start for OpenEdge on Amazon Web
16 February 2021, GlobeNewswire

Industry Spotlight: Extracting data from inside the app
1 June 2017, SDTimes.com

SQL vs. NoSQL vs. NewSQL: Finding the Right Solution
17 August 2015, Dataconomy

provided by Google News

Databricks raises $1.6B more to boost data lakehouse
31 August 2021, TechTarget

Hadoop vs. Spark: Comparing the two big data frameworks
7 May 2021, TechTarget

Beginner's Guide To Machine Learning With Apache Spark
16 July 2021, Analytics India Magazine

Databricks launches SQL Analytics
12 November 2020, ZDNet

Evolution of Azure Synapse: Apache Spark 3.0, GPU Acceleration, Delta Lake, Dataverse Support
29 May 2021, InfoQ.com

provided by Google News

The Apache® Software Foundation Announces Annual Report for
31 August 2021, GlobeNewswire

The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache® Trafodion™
10 January 2018, GlobeNewswire

Apache HBase Is Everywhere
21 June 2016, DZone News

How Facebook Accelerates SQL at Extreme Scale
31 August 2020, Datanami

What's the Difference Between SQL, NoSQL, and NewSQL?
28 July 2016, Electronic Design

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

PHP & MySQL & HTML/CSS & JS Developers
Retail Ecommerce Ventures, Remote

NODE.JS DEVELOPER
Evience Development, New York, NY

Full Stack Web Developer | React | Node.js | MySQL
VisionWorks Engineering, San Diego, CA

MySQL DBA
TechNet Inc., San Jose, CA

Backend Developer
EZPolitix, Remote

Business Intelligence Developer
Collective Health, Lehi, UT

Associate Data Lake Consultant
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Remote

Data Engineer with Scala & Spark exp or Scala Engineer
Advantine Technologies, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Senior Data Engineer - Scala/Spark/SQL
Hewlett Packard Enterprise, San Jose, CA

Data Analyst
Lenovo, Morrisville, NC

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

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..

Couchbase logo

The modern database for enterprise applications. Build fast. Scale Big. Save more.
Get started today.

Neo4j logo

See for yourself how a graph database can make your life easier.
Use Neo4j online for free.

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here