Embedded Database Systems
Embedded Database Systems Overview
What are Embedded Database Systems?Embedded database systems are database management systems (DBMS) that effectively hides or minimizes interaction with the database by an application's end users.
Embedded Database Products
MySQL is a popular open-source relational and embedded database, now owned by Oracle.
SAP HANA is an application that uses in-memory database technology to process very large amounts of real-time data from relational databases, both SAP and non-SAP, in a very short time. The in-memory computing engine allows HANA to process data stored in RAM as opposed to reading it from a disk...
Neo4j is an open source embeddable graph database developed by Neo Technologies based in San Mateo, California with an office in Sweden.
InterSystems Cache is a database management system (DBMS) and non-relational database.
Apache Derby is an embedded relational database management system, originally developed by IBM and called IBM Cloudscape.
The Raima Database Manager (RDM) from Raima Inc in Seattle, Washington is a relational database management system.
OrientDB is an open-source NoSQL embeddable database from UK company Orient Technologies.
Oracle Berkeley DB is an embedded or non-relational database management option originally developed by Sleepycat Software.
H2 Database Engine is an open source, embeddable database management system (RDMS) written in Java.
HSQLDB or Hyper SQL Database is an open source relational database management system built in Java which can be used as an embedded database.
InterBase from Embarcadero Technologies, a division of IDERA, is an embeddable relational database system.
Polyhedra from Swedish company ENEA Software is a lightweight, in-memory embeddable database system.
solidDB is an in-memory embeddable relational database owned formerly by IBM but divested and now owned by Unicom Systems of Unicom Global.
PSQL from Actian (since Pervasive's acquisition by Actian) is an embedded database offering.
db4o (database for objects) is an embeddable open source object database supported by Actian. However, Actian no longer promotes db4o's commercial version to new customers.
VistaDB is an embedded database for .NET applications from Gibralter Software in Maryland.
Canadian company Empress Software offers an embedded database.