DB-EnginesCrateDB bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Redis vs. SAP HANA

System Properties Comparison Redis vs. SAP HANA

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Redis and SAP HANA with Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and MongoDB.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameRedis  Xexclude from comparisonSAP HANA  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionIn-memory data structure store, used as database, cache and message broker infoRedis focuses on performance so most of its design decisions prioritize high performance and very low latencies.In-memory, column based data store. Available as appliance or cloud service
Primary database modelKey-value store infoMultiple data types and a rich set of operations, as well as configurable data expiration, eviction and persistenceRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store infowith Redis Modules
Graph DBMS infowith Redis Modules
Search engine infowith Redis Modules
Time Series DBMS infowith Redis Modules
Document store
Graph DBMS infowith SAP Hana, Enterprise Edition
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score144.08
Rank#8  Overall
#1  Key-value stores
Score55.43
Rank#21  Overall
#13  Relational DBMS
Websiteredis.iowww.sap.com/­products/­hana.html
Technical documentationredis.io/­documentationhelp.sap.com/­hana
DeveloperSalvatore Sanfilippo infoDevelopment sponsored by Redis LabsSAP
Initial release20092010
Current release5.0.5, May 20192.0 SPS04, April 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSD 3-Clause, commercial license availablecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono infoalso available as a cloud based service
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC
Server operating systemsBSD
Linux
OS X
Windows infoported and maintained by Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.
Appliance or cloud-service
Data schemeschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datepartial infoSupported data types are strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets, bit arrays, hyperloglogs and geospatial indexesyes
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.nono
Secondary indexesyes infowith RediSearch moduleyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes
APIs and other access methodsproprietary protocol infoRESP - REdis Serialization ProtocolJDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesC
C#
C++
Clojure
Crystal
D
Dart
Elixir
Erlang
Fancy
Go
Haskell
Haxe
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Lisp
Lua
MatLab
Objective-C
OCaml
Pascal
Perl
PHP
Prolog
Pure Data
Python
R
Rebol
Ruby
Rust
Scala
Scheme
Smalltalk
Swift
Tcl
Visual Basic
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresLuaSQLScript, R
Triggersnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingyes
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replication infoChained replication is supported
Multi-master replication infowith Redis Enterprise Pack
yes
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemStrong eventual consistency with CRDTs
Eventual Consistency
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataOptimistic locking, atomic execution of commands blocks and scriptsACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infoData access is serialized by the serveryes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infoConfigurable mechanisms for persistency via snapshots and/or operations logsyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes
User concepts infoAccess controlSimple password-based access control infoAccess control lists and SSL are available in the commercial versionyes
More information provided by the system vendor
RedisSAP HANA
Specific characteristicsRedis, benchmarked as the world's fastest database, reduces application complexity,...
» more
Competitive advantagesRedis is an in-memory database platform offering native support of wide range of...
» more
Typical application scenariosRedis powers personalization, real-time fraud detection, IoT, e-commerce, real-time...
» more
Key customersVerizon, Vodafone, Atlassian, Trip Advisor, Jet.com, Nokia, Samsung, HTC, Docker,...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsThe licensing model is subscription based. Redis Enterprise Cloud is priced according...
» 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 partiesRedis Labs is the open source home and the provider of enterprise-class Redis.
» more

ScaleGrid: Fully managed Redis-as-a-Service in the cloud.
» more

CData: Connect to Big Data & NoSQL through standard Drivers.
» 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
RedisSAP HANA
DB-Engines blog posts

PostgreSQL is the DBMS of the Year 2018
2 January 2019, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

MySQL, PostgreSQL and Redis are the winners of the March ranking
2 March 2016, Paul Andlinger

MongoDB is the DBMS of the year, defending the title from last year
7 January 2015, Paul Andlinger, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

DigitalOcean launches managed MySQL and Redis database services
20 August 2019, TechCrunch

news digest: DigitalOcean announces managed databases for MySQL and Redis, Waymo's Open Dataset, and GitHub Enterprise Server 2.18 - SD Times
21 August 2019, SDTimes.com

After PostgreSQL, DigitalOcean now adds MySQL and Redis to its managed databases’ offering
20 August 2019, Packt Hub

When Open Source Software Comes With a Few Catches
31 July 2019, WIRED

Reality 2.0 Episode 24: A Chat About Redis Labs (Podcast Transcript)
2 August 2019, Linux Journal

provided by Google News

How one company put hyperconvergence to the test in their SAP HANA environment
16 August 2019, CIO

SAP Hana Tailored Data Center Integration
12 August 2019, E3zine.com

Codeless Platforms Releases Integration Tool For SAP Hana
14 August 2019, E3zine.com

Mindtree Named U.K Market Leader in SAP HANA(R) and Leonardo Services by ISG
19 August 2019, Yahoo Finance

SAP HANA and S4HANA Market 2019 Size, Analytical Overview, Growth Factors, Demand and Trends Forecast to 2026
21 August 2019, Amazing Facts

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Senior Engineer, Database Engineering
MasterCard, New York, NY

Software Engineer 2 (Data Engineer)
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Senior Database Engineer
System1, Venice, CA

Senior MySQL Database Engineer
Priceline.com, Norwalk, CT

Senior Database Reliability Engineer, Service Infrastructure
WeWork, New York, NY

Process and Systems Design Lead, Direct Procurement
Google, Sunnyvale, CA

Senior SAP Consultant
Amazon Web Services, Inc., Vermont

MDG Solution Architect - USA
Utopia Global, Alabama

Business Intelligence Developer
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Solutions Design Lead, Process and Systems
Google, Sunnyvale, CA

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

Redis logo

Start now with Redis Cloud
Secure, highly available Redis as a serverless, hosted, fully managed cloud service.
Sign up here.

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

RavenDB logo

Setup a fully managed RavenDB Cloud Database in minutes. Enjoy hosting, management, backups all in one place.
Grab a Free Instance

Present your product here