Microsoft SQL Server vs. Oracle vs. IBM DB2



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Description

What is Microsoft SQL Server?

Microsoft® SQL Server is a database management and analysis system for e-commerce, line-of-business, and data warehousing solutions.

What is Oracle?

Oracle Database is an RDBMS. An RDBMS that implements object-oriented features such as user-defined types, inheritance, and polymorphism is called an object-relational database management system (ORDBMS). Oracle Database has extended the relational model to an object-relational model, making it possible to store complex business models in a relational database.

What is IBM DB2?

DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows is optimized to deliver industry-leading performance across multiple workloads, while lowering administration, storage, development, and server costs.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Microsoft SQL Server?
566 companies on StackShare use Microsoft SQL Server
What companies use Oracle?
127 companies on StackShare use Oracle
What companies use IBM DB2?
14 companies on StackShare use IBM DB2

Integrations

What tools integrate with Microsoft SQL Server?
24 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft SQL Server
What tools integrate with Oracle?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Oracle
What tools integrate with IBM DB2?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with IBM DB2

What are some alternatives to Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, and IBM DB2?

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL

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