DB-EnginesExtremeDB: hybrid in-memory and persistent storage based on a true IMDSEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > dBASE vs. MySQL vs. Trafodion

System Properties Comparison dBASE vs. MySQL vs. Trafodion

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NamedBASE  Xexclude from comparisonMySQL  Xexclude from comparisonTrafodion  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptiondBase was one of the first databases with a development environment on PC's. Its latest version dBase V is still sold as dBase classic, which needs a DOS Emulation. The up-to-date product is dBase plus.Widely used open source RDBMSTransactional SQL-on-Hadoop DBMS
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMS infoKey/Value like access via memcached APIRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score14.42
Rank#41  Overall
#25  Relational DBMS
Score1227.86
Rank#2  Overall
#2  Relational DBMS
Score0.51
Rank#236  Overall
#113  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.dbase.comwww.mysql.comtrafodion.apache.org
Technical documentationwww.dbase.com/­support/­knowledgebasedev.mysql.com/­doctrafodion.apache.org
DeveloperAsthon TateOracle infosince 2010, originally MySQL AB, then SunApache Software Foundation, originally developed by HP
Initial release197919952014
Current releasedBASE 2019, 20198.0.25, May 20212.3.0, February 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoGPL version 2. Commercial licenses with extended functionallity are availableOpen Source infoApache 2.0
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.
Implementation languageC and C++C++, Java
Server operating systemsDOS infodBase Classic
Windows infodBase Pro
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Data schemeyesyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes
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.yesno
Secondary indexesyesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infowith proprietary extensionsyes
APIs and other access methodsnone infoThe IDE can access other DBMS or ODBC-sources.ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary native API
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesdBase proprietary IDEAda
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
All languages supporting JDBC/ODBC/ADO.Net
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno infoThe IDE can access stored procedures in other database systems.yes infoproprietary syntaxJava Stored Procedures
Triggersnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonehorizontal partitioning, sharding with MySQL Cluster or MySQL FabricSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMulti-source replication
Source-replica replication
yes, 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 Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyes infonot for MyISAM storage engineyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infonot for dBase internal data, but IDE does support transactions when accessing external DBMSACID infonot for MyISAM storage engineACID
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.yesno
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesUsers with fine-grained authorization concept infono user groups or rolesfine 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 partiesDatadog: Improve MySQL performance by visualizing and identifying errors fast using granular, out-of-the-box dashboards.
» more

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

Fivetran: Quickly and easily centralize your on-premise and cloud databases.
» more

General SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
» more

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

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

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

More resources
dBASEMySQLTrafodion
DB-Engines blog posts

DB-Engines Ranking coverage expanded to 169 database management systems
3 June 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

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

Protecting Workers, Protecting Lives, a Docuseries about PPE by the International Safety Equipment Association & dBase Media, Premieres May 27, 2021
27 May 2021, Yahoo Finance

Estimating systems discuss body shops' options for managing BMS communication
17 May 2021, Repairer Driven News

How to convert DBF to Excel (XLSX or XLS) in Windows 10
1 June 2021, TWCN Tech News

Best Free DBF File Viewer software for Windows 10
26 May 2021, TWCN Tech News

Retro Database dBASE Making a Comeback?
20 March 2013, Visual Studio Magazine

provided by Google News

MySQL 101: Installation, care, and feeding on Ubuntu
11 June 2021, Ars Technica

PlanetScale Unveils Distributed MySQL Database Service Based on Vitess
18 May 2021, Datanami

Postgres is hot, but developers haven't lost their love for MySQL. Here's why
21 May 2021, TechRepublic

Customer adoption of MySQL could lead to ideal forecast for Oracle HeatWave
13 May 2021, SiliconANGLE News

Oracle ups the ante in MySQL competition while others maneuver for market share
25 May 2021, SiliconANGLE News

provided by Google News

news digest: Code Dx and Secure Code Warrior on Project Better Code, Octopai's Data Lineage XD, and new Microsoft Teams features - SD Times
17 May 2021, SDTimes.com

The Apache® Software Foundation Announces Annual Report for
29 July 2020, GlobeNewswire

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

Apache HBase Is Everywhere
21 June 2016, DZone News

ASF's 2018 annual report shows the Apache ecosystem is growing
20 July 2018, JAXenter

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Quality Assurance Tech
Unilever, Sikeston, MO

Data Processor
Marie Leising & Associates, Michigan

Research Assistant/Associate (Evaluation and Data Collection)
Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Production Control Clerk
KATMAI, Miami, FL

Program Analyst
Dynamic Systems Technology, Detroit, MI

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

My SQL DBA
Intone Networks, Remote

Linux Administrator
HOSTCOPPER, Remote

Loss Prevention Specialist
Amazon.com Services LLC, Colorado Springs, CO

MYSQL DBA Consultant (Remote)
Surya Systems, California

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Vertica logo

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

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.

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..

Present your product here