Gartner Research

Market Guide for Database Platform as a Service

Published: 30 November 2017

ID: G00316841

Analyst(s): Adam Ronthal , Ankush Jain , Rick Greenwald , Donald Feinberg


Adoption of database-platform-as-a-service offerings continues to accelerate as there is more choice with new and maturing capabilities, and an increasing positive impact on flexibility and cost. IT leaders should now consider dbPaaS to address all use cases.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

Market Analysis

  • Current Characteristics of dbPaaS
  • Types of dbPaaS Data Store
  • Hybrid Architecture

Representative Vendors

  • 1010data
  • Aiiria
  • Alibaba Group
  • Amazon Web Services
  • BlobCity
  • Cazena
  • CenturyLink
  • Citus Data
  • ClearDB
  • Cloudera
  • Database Labs
  • EnterpriseDB
  • Google
  • Hortonworks
  • IBM
  • Instaclustr
  • Microsoft
  • Mirantis
  • mLab
  • Oracle
  • Qubole
  • Rackspace
  • Redis Labs
  • Salesforce
  • SAP
  • Snowflake
  • Stratoscale
  • Teradata
  • Tieto

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