Difference between Adabas and AlaSQL
1. Adabas :
The Adabas stands for an Adaptable Database System. It was developed by Software AG to run on IBM mainframes. It was launched in 1971. It is an OLTP-DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments. ADABAS is an enterprise database management system (DBMS) designed for reliability, high performance, scalability and low total cost of ownership.
2. AlaSQL :
Difference between Adabas and AlaSQL :
|1.||It was developed By Software AG in 1971.||It was developed By Andrey Gershun Mathias R. Wulff in 2014.|
|5.||It does not support XML Format.||It also does not support XML Format.|
|6.||Server-side scripting is done in Natural language.||It does not support the server-side scripting.|
|7.||It supports partitioning methods.||It does not support partitioning methods.|
|8.||It supports SQL query language with add-on product Adabas SQL Gateway.||It also supports SQL query language but no user access control, stored procedures and host language bindings.|
|9.||It supports Replication with add-on product Event Replicator.||It does not support any replication methods.|
|10.||Adabas does not provide the concept of Referential Integrity. Hence, no Foreign Keys.||AlaSQL provides the concept of Referential Integrity. Hence, there are Foreign Keys.|
|11.||The license of Adabas is commercial.||The license of AlaSQL is open-source.|
|12.||The primary database model of Adabas is Multivalue DBMS.||The primary database models of AlaSQL are Document Store and Relational DBMS.|
|13.||It does not support in-memory capabilities.||It supports in-memory capabilities.|
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