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 > OrientDB vs. SAP SQL Anywhere vs. SQLite vs. Stardog

System Properties Comparison OrientDB vs. SAP SQL Anywhere vs. SQLite vs. Stardog

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameOrientDB  Xexclude from comparisonSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server Anywhere  Xexclude from comparisonSQLite  Xexclude from comparisonStardog  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionMulti-model DBMS (Document, Graph, Key/Value)RDBMS database and synchronization technologies for server, desktop, remote office, and mobile environmentsWidely used embeddable, in-process RDBMSEnterprise Knowledge Graph platform and graph DBMS with high availability, high performance reasoning, and virtualization
Primary database modelDocument store
Graph DBMS
Key-value store
Relational DBMSRelational DBMSGraph DBMS
RDF store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.45
Rank#80  Overall
#12  Document stores
#4  Graph DBMS
#12  Key-value stores
Score5.61
Rank#64  Overall
#35  Relational DBMS
Score130.54
Rank#9  Overall
#6  Relational DBMS
Score1.73
Rank#129  Overall
#10  Graph DBMS
#6  RDF stores
Websiteorientdb.orgwww.sap.com/­products/­sql-anywhere.htmlwww.sqlite.orgwww.stardog.com
Technical documentationwww.orientdb.com/­docs/­last/­index.htmlhelp.sap.com/­sql-anywherewww.sqlite.org/­docs.htmldocs.stardog.com
DeveloperOrientDB LTD; CallidusCloud; SAPSAP infoformerly SybaseDwayne Richard HippStardog-Union
Initial release2010199220002010
Current release3.1.9, February 202117, July 20153.36.0  (18 June 2021), June 20217.3.0, May 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache version 2commercialOpen Source infoPublic Domaincommercial info60-day fully-featured trial license; 1-year fully-featured non-commercial use license for academics/students
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 languageJavaCJava
Server operating systemsAll OS with a Java JDK (>= JDK 6)AIX
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
server-lessLinux
macOS
Windows
Data schemeschema-free infoSchema can be enforced for whole record ("schema-full") or for some fields only ("schema-hybrid")yesyes infodynamic column typesschema-free and OWL/RDFS-schema support
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyes infonot rigid because of 'dynamic typing' concept.yes
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.noyesnono infoImport/export of XML data possible
Secondary indexesyesyesyesyes infosupports real-time indexing in full-text and geospatial
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL-like query language, no joinsyesyes infoSQL-92 is not fully supportedYes, compatible with all major SQL variants through dedicated BI/SQL Server
APIs and other access methodsTinkerpop technology stack with Blueprints, Gremlin, Pipes
Java API
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
ADO.NET
HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET infoinofficial driver
JDBC infoinofficial driver
ODBC infoinofficial driver
GraphQL query language
HTTP API
Jena RDF API
OWL
RDF4J API
Sesame REST HTTP Protocol
SNARL
SPARQL
Spring Data
Stardog Studio
TinkerPop 3
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C#
C++
Clojure
Java
JavaScript
JavaScript (Node.js)
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scala
C
C#
C++
Delphi
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Actionscript
Ada
Basic
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Forth
Fortran
Haskell
Java
JavaScript
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
PL/SQL
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
Scheme
Smalltalk
Tcl
.Net
Clojure
Groovy
Java
JavaScript
Python
Ruby
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresJava, Javascriptyes, in C/C++, Java, .Net or Perlnouser defined functions and aggregates, HTTP Server extensions in Java
TriggersHooksyesyesyes infovia event handlers
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingnonenonenone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replicationSource-replica replication infoDatabase mirroringnoneMulti-source replication in HA-Cluster
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno infocould be achieved with distributed queriesnonono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency in HA-Cluster
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes inforelationship in graphsyesyesyes inforelationships in graphs
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes infovia file-system locksyes
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.yesyesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and roles; record level security configurablefine grained access rights according to SQL-standardnoAccess rights for users and roles
More information provided by the system vendor
OrientDBSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server AnywhereSQLiteStardog
Specific characteristicsStardog is an Enterprise Knowledge Graph platform, uniquely combining graph storage...
» more
Competitive advantagesStardog provides a full featureset to aid in data integration for your complex data....
» more
Typical application scenariosStardog is frequently used for: Anti-money laundering & fraud monitoring Customer...
» more
Key customersBosch, Dow Jones, Elsevier, Ericsson, Morgan Stanley, NASA, NIH, Nokia, Salesforce,...
» more
Market metricsStardog's technology is based on ground-breaking research by our founders cited 10,000+...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsA fully-featured 60-day Trial license is available for those testing Stardog; contact...
» 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
3rd partiesNavicat for SQLite is a powerful and comprehensive SQLite GUI that provides a complete set of functions for database management and development.
» more

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

More resources
OrientDBSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server AnywhereSQLiteStardog
DB-Engines blog posts

Graph DBMS increased their popularity by 500% within the last 2 years
3 March 2015, Paul Andlinger

Graph DBMSs are gaining in popularity faster than any other database category
21 January 2014, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Big gains for Relational Database Management Systems in DB-Engines Ranking
2 February 2016, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

Global Graph Database Market 2027: Leading Countries, Forecast & Top Vendors Analysis Oracle, International Business Machines Corporation, Neo TechnologyInc., OrientDB – The Manomet Current
22 June 2021, The Manomet Current

Graph Database Market 2028: IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, AWS, Neo4j, OrientDB, TIBCO, Franz, etc. – The ERX News
23 June 2021, The ERX News

Graph Database Market Analysis 2025: IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, AWS, Neo4j, OrientDB – The ERX News
22 June 2021, The ERX News

Graph Database Market R & D including top key players Oracle, IBM, Neo Technology, OrientDB – The Manomet Current
7 June 2021, The Manomet Current

Neo4j's $325 million venture suggests databases are cool again
22 June 2021, TechRepublic

provided by Google News

SAP SQL Anywhere
3 April 2018, TechTarget

SAP gives SQL Anywhere a new IoT injection
16 July 2015, Computerworld

Best Database Management Software 2020
14 July 2020, Datamation

SAP IoT products: How do they work with ERP and big data?
28 December 2015, TechTarget

Rimini Street looks beyond Oracle and SAP
8 June 2017, ARNnet

provided by Google News

Linux Fu: Databases Are Next-Level File Systems
8 June 2021, Hackaday

Open-Source Database Software Market Size, Industry Trends and Forecast to 2028 | Major Players – Titan, SQLite, Neo4j, MariaDB, Apache Hive, Couchbase – The Courier
18 June 2021, The Courier

How Expensify hacked its way to a robust, scalable tech stack
2 June 2021, TechCrunch

Open-Source Database Software Market Report 2021 by Top Key Players: SQLite, Apache Hive, Redis, Neo4j – The ERX News
21 June 2021, The ERX News

Global Operational Database Management Systems (OPDBMS) Software Market To Reach A New Threshold of Growth By 2027 | Aerospike, Datastax, Redis Labs, Enterprise DB, SQLite, MariaDB – The Manomet Current
9 June 2021, The Manomet Current

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Junior Xamarin Mobile Developer
MultiTracks, Austin, TX

Jr. QA Analyst Trainee
SQA², Los Alamitos, CA

Senior iOS Engineer (Remote)
Rad Power Bikes, Salt Lake City, UT

Web Developer
Resultant, Indianapolis, IN

Operations Security Analyst
California State University, Dominguez, CA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

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..

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