A Comparison of Oracle Berkeley DB and Relational Database Management Systems
Oracle is well known for its industry-leading database engine, Oracle Database. Oracle Database is an extremely reliable, highly scalable, client-server, Relational Database Management System (RDBMS). It serves as the information repository for a wide range of applications in a large variety of industries around the world. In addition to Oracle Database, the company offers a number of other database products for systems and applications that have special performance, resource or run-time requirements. Oracle's TimesTen database is a high-performance in-memory engine that provides relational database services with outstanding responsiveness and throughput. The Oracle Lite database serves the mobile and device markets, providing easy-to-use storage with synchronization services that allow occasionally-connected devices to share information with a centralized Oracle Database server.