Difference between Oracle NoSQL and Oracle

1. Oracle :
Oracle is a relational database management system (RDBMS). It was developed by Oracle Corporation in 1980. It is the first database designed for grid computing that provides the most flexible and cost-effective way to manage information and application. It runs on major platforms like Windows, Unix, Linux, and macOS. It is a relational database in which data is accessed by users through application or query language called SQL.

2. Oracle NoSQL :
Oracle NoSQL is a NoSQL type distributed key-value database from Oracle. It provides transactional semantics for data manipulation, horizontal scalability, and simple administration and monitoring. It was developed By Oracle in 2011.



Difference between Oracle and Oracle NoSQL :

S.NO. Oracle Oracle NoSQL
1. It is developed By Oracle in 1980. It is developed By Oracle in 2011.
2. It is commercial. It is open-source.
3. Server operating systems for Oracle is AIX, HP-UX, Linux, OS X, Solaris, Windows, z/OS. Server operating systems for Oracle NoSQL is Linux, Solaris SPARC/x86.
4. Its primary database model is Relational DBMS. Its primary database model is Key-Value Store.
5. It supports XML. It does not support XML.
6. It supports SQL. It supports SQL-like DML and DDL statements.
7. APIs and other access methods for Oracle is JDBC, ODBC, ODP.NET, Oracle Call Interface (OCI). APIs and other access methods for Oracle NoSQL is RESTful HTTP API.
8. Programming languages supported by Oracle are C, C#, C++, Clojure, Cobol, Delphi, Eiffel, Erlang, Fortran, Groovy, Haskell, Java, JavaScript, Lisp, Objective C, OCaml, Perl, PHP, Python, R, Ruby, Scala, Tcl, Visual Basic. Programming languages supported by Oracle NoSQL are C, C#, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, Python.
9. It supports server-side scripting using user PL/SQL. It does not supports server-side scripting.
10. It supports partitioning methods using horizontal partitioning. It supports partitioning methods using sharding.
11. It has foreign keys. It does not have foreign keys.

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