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

DBMS > dBASE vs. XAP

System Properties Comparison dBASE vs. XAP

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare dBASE and XAP with MongoDB, Elasticsearch and Spark SQL.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NamedBASE  Xexclude from comparisonXAP  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptiondBase 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.High performant in-memory data grid for mission critical applications. Insight Edge from the same company extends XAP for AI/ML support, BI and other interfaces
Primary database modelRelational DBMSDocument store
Key-value store infoValues are user defined objects
Secondary database modelsObject oriented DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score14.38
Rank#37  Overall
#23  Relational DBMS
Score0.84
Rank#164  Overall
#24  Document stores
#29  Key-value stores
Websitewww.dbase.comwww.gigaspaces.com/­products/­xap
Technical documentationwww.dbase.com/­support/­knowledgebasedocs.gigaspaces.com/­latest/­landing.html
DeveloperAsthon TateGigaspaces Technologies
Initial release19792000
Current releasedBASE PLUS 11, December 201614.5.0, June 2019
License infoCommercial or Open SourcecommercialOpen Source infoApache Version 2; Commercial licenses available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languageJava, C++, .Net
Server operating systemsDOS infodBase Classic
Windows infodBase Pro
Linux
macOS
Solaris
Windows
Data schemeyesschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyes
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.no infoXML can be used for describing objects metadata
Secondary indexesyesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoSQL-like query language and DML statements
APIs and other access methodsnone infoThe IDE can access other DBMS or ODBC-sources.GigaSpaces LRMI
Hibernate
JCache
JDBC
JPA
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
Spring Data
Supported programming languagesdBase proprietary IDE.Net
C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresno infoThe IDE can access stored procedures in other database systems.yes
Triggersnoyes infoEvent Listeners
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnoneSharding infoHash based
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnoneMaster-master replication infosynchronous or asynchronous
Master-slave replication infosynchronous or asynchronous
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnoyes infoMap-Reduce pattern can be built with XAP task executors
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency infoConsistency level configurable: ALL, QUORUM, ANY
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyesno
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano infonot for dBase internal data, but IDE does support transactions when accessing external DBMSACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlAccess rights for users and rolesRole-based access control

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
dBASEXAP
DB-Engines blog posts

DB-Engines Ranking coverage expanded to 169 database management systems
3 June 2013, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

Object-Oriented Databases Software Market Global Trending Research 2019 – Google, ObjectBox, Microsoft, DBase, Cyebiz
13 December 2019, Tribunal 24

Big Demand in Object-Oriented Databases Software Market to Drive Amazing Growth from 2019-2025 | Google, Microsoft, InterSystems, DBase, Cyebiz, VelocityDB, Paradigma Software, Actian
12 December 2019, Market Expert

Object-Oriented Databases Software Market 2019 Strategic Assessment – Google, Microsoft, InterSystems, DBase, Cyebiz
9 December 2019, The Market Publicist

Object-Oriented Databases Software market Will Reflect Significant Growth Prospects during 2019-2026 focuses on major key players Google, Microsoft, Inter Systems, DBase, Cyebiz, Velocity DB.
10 December 2019, Galus Australis

dBase, LLC. is excited to announce the NEW version of dBASE® 2019 Optimized Edition
19 July 2019, MENAFN.COM

provided by Google News

Top 3 In-memory Computing Platforms
6 November 2019, Customer Think

Space-based Architecture and Microservices in XAP
29 December 2015, DZone News

GigaSpaces opens up its in-memory data grid
9 August 2016, SiliconANGLE

GigaSpaces Empowers Developers with Open Source In-Memory Computing Platform
11 August 2016, insideBIGDATA

In-Memory Analytics to Boost Flight Ops for Major US Airline
11 April 2016, Datanami

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Interdisciplinary (Geographer/Biologist/Physical Scientist/Cartographer) (Geographer Information Systems (GIS) Specialist)
US Department of the Interior, Boise, ID

Research Assistant, MA
Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Research Associate PhD
Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Information Technology Specialist (Computer Specialist)
US Department of Justice, Philadelphia, PA

Database Administrator
CES Global, Chicago, IL

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products


Datastax logo

Build data-driven applications that set the standard for performance, availability,
& scale with DataStax.
Learn more.

Redis logo

Hosted, serverless DBaaS
in 3 steps.

30MB Free!
Start 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.

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.

Present your product here