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

DBMS > SAP Advantage Database Server vs. SAP HANA vs. ScyllaDB vs. TiDB

System Properties Comparison SAP Advantage Database Server vs. SAP HANA vs. ScyllaDB vs. TiDB

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameSAP Advantage Database Server infoformer name: Sybase ADS  Xexclude from comparisonSAP HANA  Xexclude from comparisonScyllaDB  Xexclude from comparisonTiDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionLow-cost RDBMS with access to ISAM and FoxPro data structuresIn-memory, column based data store. Available as appliance or cloud serviceCassandra and DynamoDB compatible wide column storeTiDB is an open source distributed Hybrid Transactional/Analytical Processing (HTAP) database that supports MySQL and Spark SQL syntaxes.
Primary database modelRelational DBMSRelational DBMSKey-value store
Wide column store
Relational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Graph DBMS infowith SAP Hana, Enterprise Edition
Document store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score3.51
Rank#89  Overall
#45  Relational DBMS
Score52.86
Rank#19  Overall
#13  Relational DBMS
Score2.59
Rank#109  Overall
#21  Key-value stores
#8  Wide column stores
Score2.14
Rank#123  Overall
#60  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.sap.com/­products/­advantage-database-server.htmlwww.sap.com/­products/­hana.htmlwww.scylladb.compingcap.com
Technical documentationhelp.sap.com/­hanadocs.scylladb.comdocs.pingcap.com/­tidb/­stable
DeveloperSybase, SAPSAPScyllaDBPingCAP, Inc.
Initial release1993201020152016
Current release2.0 SPS04 (April 5, 2019), April 2019Scylla Open Source 4.0.0, May 20204.0, July 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialcommercialOpen Source infoOpen Source (AGPL), commercial license availableOpen Source infoApache 2.0
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono infoalso available as a cloud based servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageC++Go, Rust
Server operating systemsLinux
Windows
Appliance or cloud-serviceLinuxLinux
Data schemeyesyesschema-freeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesyesyes
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.nononono
Secondary indexesyesyesyes infocluster global secondary indicesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyesyesSQL-like DML and DDL statements (CQL)yes
APIs and other access methods.NET Client API
ADO.NET
JDBC
ODBC
OLE DB
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol (CQL) infocompatible with CQL (Cassandra Query Language, an SQL-like language)
RESTful HTTP API (DynamoDB compatible)
Thrift
JDBC
ODBC
Proprietary protocol
Supported programming languagesDelphi
Perl
PHP
For CQL interface: C#, C++, Clojure, Erlang, Go, Haskell, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Rust, Scala
For DynamoDB interface: .Net, ColdFusion, Erlang, Groovy, Java, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby
Ada
C
C#
C++
D
Delphi
Eiffel
Erlang
Haskell
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Objective-C
OCaml
Perl
PHP
Python
Ruby
Scheme
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyesSQLScript, Ryes, Luano
Triggersyesyesnono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneyesShardinghorizontal partitioning (by key range)
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication infoCONFLICT Trigger to resolve replication conflicts
Source-replica replication
yesselectable replication factor infoRepresentation of geographical distribution of servers is possibleUsing Raft consensus algorithm to ensure data replication with strong consistency among multiple replicas.
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnononoyes infowith TiSpark Connector
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate ConsistencyImmediate ConsistencyEventual Consistency
Tunable Consistency infocan be individually decided for each write operation
Immediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesyesnono infocurrently only supported in syntax
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACIDACIDno infoAtomicity and isolation are supported for single operationsACID
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.no infocaching of (temporary) tables can be configuredyesyes infoin-memory tablesno
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standardyesAccess rights for users can be defined per objectUsers with fine-grained authorization concept. No user groups or roles.
More information provided by the system vendor
SAP Advantage Database Server infoformer name: Sybase ADSSAP HANAScyllaDBTiDB
Specific characteristicsScylla is a highly-available, highly-scalable, highly-performant NoSQL database....
» more
TiDB is an open-source NewSQL database built by PingCAP. TiDB supports Hybrid Transactional...
» more
Competitive advantagesHighly-performant (efficiently utilizes full resources of a node and network; millions...
» more
In the current database landscape, infrastructure engineers often have to use one...
» more
Typical application scenariosAdTech ( AdGear , Dstillery , MediaMath , Numberly , SAS , SteelHouse , Xandr) Customer...
» more
TiDB is designed to support both OLTP and OLAP scenarios. You can use TiDB , the...
» more
Key customersComcast, Grab, OlaCabs, Yahoo! Japan, IMVU, Adgear, Xandr, Zenly, Natura, Snapfish,...
» more
Shopee (E-commerce) BookMyShow.com (E-commerce) Yiguo.com (E-commerce) JD Cloud &...
» more
Market metrics25K+ GitHub Stars for TiDB, and 8K+ GitHub Stars for TiKV 1.6K+ members in TiDB Community...
» more
Licensing and pricing modelsScylla Open Source - free open source software (AGPL) Scylla Enterprise - subscription-based...
» more
Open Source Apache 2.0 with either commercial licensing or fully-hosted DB-as-a-service...
» more
News

How We Build an HTAP Database That Simplifies Your Data Platform
15 September 2020

Announcing HTAP support in TiDB Cloud
8 September 2020

How to Migrate Data from Amazon Aurora MySQL to TiDB Cloud
4 September 2020

Celebrate TiKV Graduation within CNCF
2 September 2020

PingCAPers Make Their Debut at VLDB
31 August 2020

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 partiesCData: 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
SAP Advantage Database Server infoformer name: Sybase ADSSAP HANAScyllaDBTiDB
Recent citations in the news

'The Best Run SAP': Clive Owen Returns for New Global Campaign
10 April 2018, brandchannel.com

provided by Google News

Acclimation partners with Gekkobrain to accelerate SAP HANA adoption in enterprises
7 September 2020, IT Brief Australia

E-3 Interview With SAP CTO Jürgen Müller
11 September 2020, e3zine.com

Hydro Tasmania completes SAP S/4 HANA shift remotely
22 September 2020, iTnews

HPE’s Impressive 80% Q3 GreenLake Growth Highlights Implications Of SAP HANA As-A-Service Deal
30 August 2020, Forbes

ThoughtSpot Embrace opens SAP HANA to business users
31 August 2020, TechTarget

provided by Google News

ScyllaDB Unveils One-Step Migration from Amazon DynamoDB to Scylla NoSQL Database
2 September 2020, GlobeNewswire

ScyllaDB Announces Scylla Cloud is AWS Outposts Ready
15 September 2020, GlobeNewswire

ScyllaDB Announces Scylla Enterprise 2020 NoSQL Database
19 August 2020, GlobeNewswire

insideBIGDATA Latest News – 9/12/2020
12 September 2020, insideBIGDATA

ScyllaDB Launches Scylla Cloud Database as a Service
17 June 2020, AiThority

provided by Google News

Cloud Native Computing Foundation Announces TiKV Graduation
3 September 2020, EnterpriseTalk

PingCAP Announces TiDB Cloud, Bringing Fully-Managed TiDB Service to AWS and GCP
23 June 2020, PRNewswire

TiKV graduates from the CNCF, enabling persistent storage for container applications
2 September 2020, SiliconANGLE

PingCAP launches TiDB Cloud, a fully-managed database as a service offering
25 June 2020, Help Net Security

TiDB developer PingCAP wants to expand in North America after raising $50M Series C
11 September 2018, TechCrunch

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

SAP Basis with HANA Consultant
DynPro, Inc., San Jose, CA

SAP Hana
iknowvate technologies, Auburn Hills, MI

SAP HANA – Data Modelling
CSI Solutions, San Jose, CA

Remote SAP HANA Architect
Piper Companies, Remote

SAP HANA
e-Biz Technologies, Norwalk, CT

Software Engineer in Distributed Computing
Arcadia.io, Pittsburgh, PA

Systems Engineer / DevOps
Hive, San Francisco, CA

Software Engineer in Distributed Computing
Arcadia.io, Burlington, MA

Database Reliability Engineer (DBRE)
SwissBorg, Remote

Site Reliability Engineer
PingCAP, San Mateo, CA

Senior Software Engineer (Developer Velocity), Cash App
Cash App, New York, NY

SSBN/SSGN Missile Technician
BAE Systems, Washington, DC

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

AllegroGraph logo

Graph Database Leader for AI Knowledge Graph Applications - The Most Secure Graph Database Available.
Free Download

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.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Present your product here