2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud Database Management Systems

Recently, Gartner has officially released the "Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems". Alibaba Cloud has been recognized as a Leader for the fourth 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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This report evaluates 19 global cloud vendors in 15 criteria based on the two dimensions of Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision. Alibaba Cloud has been positioned into the Leaders Quadrant for the fourth consecutive year.

Alibaba Cloud's diverse array of database products, technologies, and strategic initiatives provides it with competitive strengths and industry leadership in the global market, offering a comprehensive range of options to customers worldwide. Alibaba Cloud boasts a portfolio of successful use cases across various industry sectors and businesses can embrace Alibaba Cloud solutions to foster innovation, drive transformation, and maintain a competitive edge in an ever-evolving market.

Gartner defines the market for cloud database management systems (DBMSs) as the market for software products that store and manipulate data and that are primarily delivered as software as a service (SaaS) in the cloud. Cloud DBMSs may optionally be capable of running on-premises, or in hybrid, multicloud or intercloud configurations. They can be used for transactional work and/or analytical work. They may have features that enable them to participate in a wider data ecosystem.

View this report to:

·Understand why Alibaba Cloud was positioned as a Leader

·Learn the strengths and cautions of each DBMS vendor

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

Source: Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems, Adam Ronthal, Rick Greenwald, Xingyu Gu, Ramke Ramakrishnan, Aaron Rosenbaum, Henry Cook, 18 December 2023

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