Oracle Database Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to Oracle Database for Linux, Windows, Mac, Web, BSD and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 25+ apps similar to Oracle Database.

Oracle Database delivers industry leading performance, scalability, security and reliability on a choice of clustered or single-servers running Windows, Linux, and UNIX. If you're looking for more info about Oracle Database like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 2/17/2020 12:38:00 PM

Alternatives to Oracle Database for all platforms with any license

  • DBeaver

    DBeaver - Universal Database Manager and SQL Client. DBeaver is free and open source (GPL) universal database tool for developers and database administrators. Usability is the main goal of this project, program UI is carefully designed and implemented. It is based on open source framework and allows writing of various extensions (plugins). It supports any database having a JDBC driver. It may handle any external data source which may or may not have a JDBC driver.

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  • PostgreSQL

    PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system. It has more than 15 years of active development and a proven architecture that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, data integrity, and correctness. It runs on all major operating systems, including Linux, UNIX (AIX, BSD, HP-UX, SGI IRIX, Mac OS X, Solaris, Tru64), and Windows. It is fully ACID compliant, has full support for foreign keys, joins, views, triggers, and stored procedures (in multiple languages).

    • First of all its most comparable to Oracle compared to the other solutions in this list. You are not limited to JSON, don't neet to jump to NoSQL. This doesn't mean that PostgreSQL is a FOSS alternative to Oracle. Programming in the database is quite different. Guest • Jun 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • MongoDB

    MongoDB is a document database with the scalability and flexibility that you want with the querying and indexing that you need MongoDB stores data in flexible, JSON-like documents, meaning fields can vary from document to document and data structure can be changed over time The document model maps to the objects in your application code, making data easy to work with Ad hoc queries, indexing, and real time aggregation provide powerful ways to access and analyze your data MongoDB is a...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web BSD

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  • Tibero

    Tibero provides enterprise performance and scalability, database reliability through clustering, improved data security through stronger keys and expanded encryption. Tibero is easy to port though automatic conversion tool from existing Oracle databases with little to no change required to existing PL/SQL or applications. It is also half of Oracle’s license and support costs that results in a very low TCO compared with Oracle.

    • It is more stable and efficient, most of Oracle DB Options are available and we were able to migrate our PL/SQL without changes. Truly recommend it if you use VMware or planning to use the Cloud. dbgeekOct 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Cheaper and lower total cost of ownership garybirtwellMay 2016 Disagree   Agree
    • Tibero is the most Oracle compatible database on the market and Oracle DBA's will find it very similar both architecturally and look and feel to what they are used to. Guest • Jan 2016 Disagree   Agree

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  • Sequel Pro

    FULL MYSQL SUPPORT Sequel Pro is a fast, easy-to-use Mac database management application for working with MySQL databases. PERFECT WEB DEVELOPMENT COMPANION Whether you are a Mac Web Developer, Programmer or Software Developer your workflow will be streamlined with a native Mac OS X Application! FLEXIBLE CONNECTIVITY Sequel Pro gives you direct access to your MySQL Databases on local and remote servers. EASY INSTALLATION Simply download, and connect to your database.

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      No releases since 2018. Difficulty with newer OSes cause the app to crash when closing a connection.

    Free Open Source Mac

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  • Microsoft SQL Server

    SQL Server delivers on Microsoft’s Data Platform vision by helping your organization manage your data by enabling you to store data from structured, semi-structured, and unstructured documents within the database. SQL Server Express Edition is a free, easy-to-use, lightweight, and embeddable version of SQL Server. It can manage up to 10 GB of data.

    • SQL Server is so good like Oracle. Guest • Jul 2016 • 0 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Windows Linux

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  • Apache Cassandra

    Apache Cassandra has become the leading NoSQL platform driving many of today's modern business applications by offering continuous availability, high scalability and performance, strong security, and operational simplicity while lowering overall cost of ownership. The Apache Cassandra database is the right choice when you need scalability and high availability without compromising performance.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • RethinkDB

    RethinkDB pushes JSON to your apps in realtime. When your app polls for data, it becomes slow, unscalable, and cumbersome to maintain. RethinkDB is the open-source, scalable database that makes building realtime apps dramatically easier.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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