DB-EnginesExtremeDB: database for embedded systemsEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > RocksDB vs. SAP SQL Anywhere vs. Teradata Aster

System Properties Comparison RocksDB vs. SAP SQL Anywhere vs. Teradata Aster

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameRocksDB  Xexclude from comparisonSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server Anywhere  Xexclude from comparisonTeradata Aster  Xexclude from comparison
Teradata Aster has been integrated into other Teradata systems and therefore will be removed from the DB-Engines ranking.
DescriptionEmbeddable persistent key-value store optimized for fast storage (flash and RAM)RDBMS database and synchronization technologies for server, desktop, remote office, and mobile environmentsPlatform for big data analytics on multistructured data sources and types
Primary database modelKey-value storeRelational DBMSRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score3.44
Rank#88  Overall
#14  Key-value stores
Score5.31
Rank#64  Overall
#35  Relational DBMS
Websiterocksdb.orgwww.sap.com/­products/­sql-anywhere.html
Technical documentationgithub.com/­facebook/­rocksdb/­wikihelp.sap.com/­sql-anywhere
DeveloperFacebook, Inc.SAP infoformerly SybaseTeradata
Initial release201319922005
Current release6.20.3, May 202117, July 2015
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoBSDcommercialcommercial
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.
Implementation languageC++
Server operating systemsAIX
HP-UX
Linux
OS X
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Data schemeschema-freeyesFlexible Schema (defined schema, partial schema, schema free) infodefined schema within the relational store; partial schema or schema free in the Aster File Store
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenoyesyes
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.noyesyes infoin Aster File Store
Secondary indexesnoyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyesyes
APIs and other access methodsC++ API
Java API
ADO.NET
HTTP API
JDBC
ODBC
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
Supported programming languagesC++
Java
C
C#
C++
Delphi
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
C
C#
C++
Java
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnoyes, in C/C++, Java, .Net or PerlR packages
Triggersnoyesno
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonenoneSharding
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneSource-replica replication infoDatabase mirroringyes infoDimension tables are replicated across all nodes in the cluster. The number of replicas for the file store can be configured.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnonoyes infoSQL Map-Reduce Framework
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate Consistency or Eventual Consistency depending on configuration
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datayesACIDACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
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.yesyesno
User concepts infoAccess controlnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standardfine 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

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

More resources
RocksDBSAP SQL Anywhere infoformerly called Adaptive Server AnywhereTeradata Aster
Recent citations in the news

Facebook Open Sources MyRocks DB Engine And ZStandard Compression Algorithm
3 September 2016, Fossbytes

All 51 startups that debuted at Y Combinator W17 Demo Day 2
22 March 2017, TechCrunch

Alluxio Bolsters Data Orchestration for Hybrid Cloud World
11 July 2019, Datanami

Information Builders Bets on Kafka for Real-Time Analytics
7 June 2019, RTInsights

provided by Google News

Top Data Management Platforms & Systems 2021 | ESF
22 July 2021, Enterprise Storage Forum

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

provided by Google News

An overview of the Teradata Aster Analytics platform - TechTarget
31 May 2017, TechTarget

Teradata Aster Analytics Going Places: On Hadoop and AWS
24 August 2016, PR Newswire

Teradata Aster gets graph database, HDFS-compatible file store
8 October 2013, ZDNet

Teradata platform helps big-data analysts ask the right questions
23 October 2013, GCN.com

Case study: Siemens reduces train failures with Teradata Aster
12 September 2016, RCR Wireless News

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Database Adminstrator
TradingScreen, New York, NY

Applied Data Scientist III
Discovery, New York, NY

Remote Senior Software Engineer, Low Latency Applications
Amobee, Baltimore, MD

Staff Engineer -Storage
Samsung Semiconductor, Inc., San Jose, CA

Staff Architect
Experian, Costa Mesa, CA

Data Analyst
Zander Insurance Agency, Nashville, TN

Data Scientists – Machine Learning
Brielle Technologies, Alpharetta, GA

Sr Director, Data and Quality Management
Tidal Basin, Alexandria, VA

Sr Analyst, DACI Analytics
Lowe's, Charlotte, NC

DATA ANALYTICS AND REPORTING SPECIALIST
Montefiore Medical Center, Tarrytown, NY

jobs by Indeed



Share this page

Featured Products

Couchbase logo

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

Neo4j logo

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

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..

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.

Present your product here