2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud Database Management Systems

Gartner, a market consulting agency, recently released the 2022 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems¹, and Alibaba Cloud became the only vendor in China positioned into the "LEADERS" Quadrant of the report for the third consecutive year.


PolarDB is a cloud-native relational database compatible with MySQL, PostgreSQL, and Oracle. ApsaraDB for PolarDB provides the performance and availability of traditional enterprise databases and the flexibility and cost-effectiveness of open-source databases.

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AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL

An online MPP warehousing service based on the Greenplum Database open source program.

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Lindorm is an elastic cloud-native database service that supports multiple data models.

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Designed to address database challenges such as ultra-high concurrency, massive data storage, and large table performance bottlenecks.

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Tair is a Redis-compatible in-memory database service that provides a variety of data structures and enterprise-level capabilities such as Global Distributed Cache, data flashback, and Transparent Data Encryption (TDE).

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On December 13th, Gartner, a market consulting agency, recently published the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud DBMS, and Alibaba Cloud became the only vendor in China positioned into the "LEADERS" quadrant of the report for the third consecutive year.

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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management System evaluates the manufacturer in the two dimensions of Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute, covering 15 core indicators.

In 2022, Alibaba Cloud remains the only Chinese technology company to enter the Leaders quadrant. This is also the third consecutive year that Alibaba Cloud has been recognized after 2020 and 2021. Alibaba Cloud believes that fully proves the competitiveness and leadership of Alibaba Cloud's database products, technologies and strategies in the global market.

The database is the core basic software and the indispensable core technology for the innovation and development of the real economy. The digital development of many industries such as finance, government affairs, telecommunications, manufacturing, and the Internet all rely on database technology.

At present, Alibaba Cloud provide one-stop cloud-native data management and services for customers from all walks of life, it has cloud-native database PolarDB, cloud-native data warehouse AnalyticDB, cloud-native multi-mode database Lindorm, cloud database RDS, one-stop online data management platform DMS, and hybrid cloud database platform DBStack that can be deployed in a lightweight and miniaturized manner, provide a variety of choices for customers around the world. In addition, Alibaba Cloud also provides leading Realtime Computing Flink products, open-source big data platform EMR and other data processing products and services for global users in such subdivided areas as Streaming and Data lake.

At the same time, Alibaba Cloud Database is also expanding the international market. At present, Alibaba Cloud's database business has covered overseas markets such as Southeast Asia, Japan, Australia, North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Latin America.

Download this report to:

· Understand why Alibaba Cloud is positioned as a Leader based on their Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision.

· Learn how to make the right choices in a complex DBMS market.

· View the strengths and cautions of each cloud database provider based on various criteria.


1 Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems, By Henry Cook, Merv Adrian, Rick Greenwald, Xingyu Gu, 13 December 2022


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