Gartner Research

Which Mobile Database Is Right for You?

Published: 22 November 2013

ID: G00249966

Analyst(s): Lyn Robison


Mobile databases provide the data-handling infrastructure that enterprise-class mobile apps require. This assessment outlines a framework for comparing mobile databases and assesses the strengths and capabilities of the mobile databases on the market today.

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Summary of Findings


  • Distributed Mobile Database Product Comparison
    • SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere 16
    • Oracle Database Mobile Server
    • Couchbase JSON Anywhere


  • Comparison of the Distributed Mobile Database Products
  • Other Types of Mobile Databases
    • On-Device (Embedded) Mobile Database Products
    • Server-Side Data Access Tools
    • Mobile Database Science Projects
    • Cloud Mobile Back-End Services
    • Future

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