CUBRID – relational database management engine, with built-in enterprise grade features

CUBRID is engineered as a completely free, open-source relational database management engine, with built-in enterprise grade features.

It provides unique powerful features, such as object oriented database elements relations, data sharding, a native middleware broker, high performance data caching, customizable and extendible globalization support.

It also provides a high level of SQL compatibility with MySQL and other known databases.

Features include:

  • Fully transactional, ACID compliant.
  • ANSI SQL.
  • Referential Integrity.
  • B+tree, covering index.
  • Table joins (INNER, LEFT, RIGHT, OUTER, UNION, MERGE).
  • Nested and Hierarchical queries.
  • LOB data support (BLOB/CLOB).
  • True VARCHAR.
  • Conditional Regular Expressions.
  • Over 90% SQL compatibility with MySQL.
  • Query plan caching.
  • Cursors, Triggers and Stored Procedures.
  • Unicode support.
  • Cross-platform.
  • Multi-process architecture and multi-threaded server implementation.
  • Native API for PHP, PDO, Python, Ruby, Perl, ODBC, OLEDB, ADO.NET, C.
  • Native Database Administration and Migration Tools.
  • Command line database management utilities and SQL Interpreter.
  • High-Availability feature for 24/7 uninterrupted service availability highly recommended by leading IT and Communication providers. (Master : Slave architecture).
  • Native Connection Pooling (can also be used with Oracle and MySQL).
  • Load balancing and distribution.
  • Database Sharding for automatic scale-out – coming in the next version.
  • Synchronous/asynchronous/semi synchronous, one-way, transaction-level, schema independent, chained or grouped replication.
  • Data Import/Export.
  • Online/Hot, Offline, and Incremental Backup with an opportunity to schedule and adjust based on the needs.
  • Unlimited databases, tables and rows.

Website: www.cubrid.org
Support: Documentation
Developer: Naver Search Solutions
License: GNU General Public License for Server Engine and BSD license for APIs and GUI tools

CUBRID is written in C. Learn C with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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