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 > OpenEdge vs. PostGIS vs. Prometheus vs. RavenDB

System Properties Comparison OpenEdge vs. PostGIS vs. Prometheus vs. RavenDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameOpenEdge  Xexclude from comparisonPostGIS  Xexclude from comparisonPrometheus  Xexclude from comparisonRavenDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionApplication development environment with integrated database management systemSpatial extension of PostgreSQLOpen-source TimeSeries DBMS and monitoring systemOpen Source Operational and Transactional Enterprise NoSQL Document Database
Primary database modelRelational DBMSSpatial DBMSTime Series DBMSDocument store
Secondary database modelsRelational DBMSGraph DBMS
Spatial DBMS
Time Series DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.28
Rank#94  Overall
#47  Relational DBMS
Score29.16
Rank#29  Overall
#1  Spatial DBMS
Score6.76
Rank#62  Overall
#3  Time Series DBMS
Score4.25
Rank#95  Overall
#17  Document stores
Websitewww.progress.com/­openedgepostgis.netprometheus.ioravendb.net
Technical documentationdocumentation.progress.com/­output/­ua/­OpenEdge_latestpostgis.net/­documentationprometheus.io/­docsravendb.net/­docs
DeveloperProgress Software CorporationHibernating Rhinos
Initial release1984200520152010
Current releaseOpenEdge 12.2, March 20203.2.1, February 20225.4, July 2022
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoGPL v2.0Open Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoAGPL version 3, commercial license available
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.
Implementation languageCGoC#
Server operating systemsAIX
HP-UX
Linux
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Windows
Linux
macOS
Raspberry Pi
Windows
Data schemeyesyesyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesNumeric data onlyno
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.yesyesno infoImport of XML data possible
Secondary indexesyesyesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infoclose to SQL 92yesnoSQL-like query language (RQL)
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API.NET Client API
F# Client API
Go Client API
Java Client API
NodeJS Client API
PHP Client API
Python Client API
RESTful HTTP API
Supported programming languagesProgress proprietary ABL (Advanced Business Language).Net
C++
Go
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Python
Ruby
.Net
C#
F#
Go
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesuser defined functionsnoyes
Triggersyesyesnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioning infosince Version 11.4yes infobased on PostgreSQLShardingSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesSource-replica replicationyes infobased on PostgreSQLyes infoby FederationMulti-source replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencynoneDefault ACID transactions on the local node (eventually consistent across the cluster). Atomic operations with cluster-wide ACID transactions. Eventual consistency for indexes and full-text search indexes.
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesnono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDnoACID, Cluster-wide transaction available
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyesyes
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.nonono
User concepts infoAccess controlUsers and groupsyes infobased on PostgreSQLnoAuthorization levels configured per client per database
More information provided by the system vendor
OpenEdgePostGISPrometheusRavenDB
Specific characteristicsRavenDB is the pioneer NoSQL Document Database that is fully transactional (ACID)...
» more
Competitive advantagesRavenDB is easy to setup and secure. You can do it in a matter of minutes . Easy...
» more
Typical application scenariosIoT for Edge Deployments Fraud Detection Recommendation Engines Product Catalogs...
» more
Key customersToyota, 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 modelsRavenDB is available on-premise and in the cloud. RavenDB Cloud is available on AWS...
» more

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
OpenEdgePostGISPrometheusRavenDB
DB-Engines blog posts

Spatial database management systems
6 April 2021, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

SQL Vs. NoSQL Vs. NewSQL: Finding The Right Solution
10 June 2019, Dataconomy

provided by Google News

Is it time for time-series databases?
25 January 2023, ComputerWeekly.com

PromCon 2022: Why Prometheus Had to Change
3 January 2023, The New Stack

Prometheus Adds Long Term Support Model and Improved Remote ...
15 January 2023, InfoQ.com

Introducing Levitate: 'Uplifting' Your Metrics Woes Because Self ...
17 January 2023, Business Wire

Time Series Databases Software Market Growth Revenue and ...
10 January 2023, Digital Journal

provided by Google News

NoSQL Market Size 2023 (New Report) is Booming Worldwide to ...
25 January 2023, Digital Journal

Oren Eini on RavenDB, Including Consistency Guarantees and C# ...
23 May 2022, InfoQ.com

RavenDB, one of the world's most innovative NoSQL Database, is ...
24 March 2022, PR Newswire

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

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

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Progress OpenEdge Database Administrator
RiverPoint Group, Cleveland, OH

Backend Developer
Zscaler, San Jose, CA

Backend Engineer, Vision Automation (Austin)
Tesla, Austin, TX

Senior Product Manager - Metrics + Databases (Remote, EMEA)
Grafana Labs, Remote

Senior Site Reliability Engineer
Home Depot / THD, Atlanta, GA

Site Reliability Engineer
Paramount+, New York, NY

Full Stack Developer
Ungerboeck, Knoxville, TN

Senior Sitecore Developer
Optizm Global, Remote

Sitecore Developer
Optizm Global, Mexico, MO

IT Developer
Home Depot / THD, Houston, TX

Cloud Data Engineer
GCM Grosvenor, Chicago, IL

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

The definitive guide for Cassandra

Imagine What You Could Do if Scalability Wasn‘t a Problem!
Download the Cassandra e-book for free!

Neo4j logo

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

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Vertica logo

Vertica Accelerator. The fastest analytics and machine learning, delivered as SaaS, with automated setup, administration, and management. Free trial.

Redis logo

The world’s most loved real‑time data platform.
Try free

Present your product here