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|Name||dBASE Xexclude from comparison||Oracle Berkeley DB Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||dBase 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 in-process key-value store|
|Primary database model||Relational DBMS||Key-value store supports sorted and unsorted key sets|
Native XML DBMS in the Oracle Berkeley DB XML version
|Developer||Asthon Tate||Oracle originally developed by Sleepycat, which was acquired by Oracle|
|Current release||dBASE 2019, 2019||18.1.40, May 2020|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||Open Source commercial license available|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no|
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|Implementation language||C, Java, C++ (depending on the Berkeley DB edition)|
|Server operating systems||DOS dBase Classic|
Windows dBase Pro
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||no|
|XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.||yes only with the Berkeley DB XML edition|
|SQL Support of SQL||no||yes SQL interfaced based on SQLite is available|
|APIs and other access methods||none The IDE can access other DBMS or ODBC-sources.|
|Supported programming languages||dBase proprietary IDE||.Net Figaro is a .Net framework assembly that extends Berkeley DB XML into an embeddable database engine for .NET|
others Third-party libraries to manipulate Berkeley DB files are available for many languages
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||no The IDE can access stored procedures in other database systems.||no|
|Triggers||no||yes only for the SQL API|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||none||none|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||none||Source-replica replication|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||yes||no|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||no not for dBase internal data, but IDE does support transactions when accessing external DBMS||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||yes|
|User concepts Access control||Access rights for users and roles||no|
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