PostgreSQL Hosting

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Customize & Control Your PostgreSQL Deployments

Easily deploy, monitor, provision, and scale your open source PostgreSQL clusters in the cloud through one easy-to-use management console. See why ScaleGrid is the #1 database hosting and management provider:

ScaleGrid PostgreSQL Hosting Differentiators: Multi-Cloud support for high reliability on AWS and Azure cloud service providers

Multi-Cloud Support

Improve your cloud reliability with multi-cloud support for PostgreSQL on Azure and AWS.

ScaleGrid PostgreSQL Hosting Differentiators: Maintain full control over your PostgreSQL clusters with super user administrative access

PostgreSQL Superuser Access

The only DBaaS that lets you keep full superuser admin control over your PostgreSQL deployments.

ScaleGrid PostgreSQL Hosting Differentiators: Keep full SSH access to your underlying AWS or Azure servers

SSH Access To The Machine

Keep full SSH root access to the underlying machines, and install custom software agents.

ScaleGrid PostgreSQL Hosting Differentiators: Easily transition cloud services with fully adaptable and compatible no vendor lock-in

No Vendor Lock-In

Easily migrate between cloud service providers (CSP) without any technical complications.

ScaleGrid PostgreSQL Hosting Differentiators: Plugin and extension support for PostgreSQL allows you to install custom components

Extension Support

Install any custom PostgreSQL extension you need with no restrictions.

ScaleGrid PostgreSQL Hosting Differentiators: Deploy PostgreSQL on any AWS or Azure instance type with local SSD

Use Any Instance Type

Use any instance type to match your workload, and use with Local SSD: EC2: I3.x, C5d.x, Azure: L4.x

Monitor Your PostgreSQL Performance

Access advanced PostgreSQL monitoring tools, reports, and alerts to optimize your deployments:

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Access the Best SQL Management Features

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: AWS Azure Reserved Instances save up to 82% on hosting costs

Reserved Instances

Reserved Instances

Save up to 60% on long-term PostgreSQL hosting costs with Azure or AWS Reserved Instances on our Bring Your Own Cloud plan.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: PostgreSQL Virtual Private Cloud support on AWS (VPC) and Azure (VNET)

Virtual Private Clouds

Virtual Private Clouds

Deploy PostgreSQL in private clouds, Azure VNET or AWS VPC, and link to your on-premise IT infrastructure for hybrid cloud deployments.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: Local SSD-based High Performance PostgreSQL cluster instances for high read/write throughput

High Performance Clusters

High Performance Clusters

Get high read and write Postgres cluster throughput with special high performance SSD-based clusters on Azure or AWS.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: Encrypt PostgreSQL data at rest with disk encryption and backup encryption

Disk Encryption & Backup

Disk Encryption & Backup

Encrypt PostgreSQL "data at rest" using volume encryption, and enable the encryption of your backups.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: Free 24/7 support with 1 hour SLA from PostgreSQL experts

Free 24/7 Support

Free 24/7 Support

Get round-the-clock support from our SQL expert team of PostgreSQL database engineers with 1-hour SLA response.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: Security Group access control for PostgreSQL to protect your data

Security Groups

Security Groups

Lock down access with Azure or AWS Security Groups at the protocol and port access level to protect your database from the internet.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: Quickly identify problem queries with advanced PostgreSQL slow query analysis tools

Slow Query Analysis

Slow Query Analysis

Generate heat maps of your PostgreSQL slow queries on-demand or through a custom schedule to identify queries that need indexes.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: No downtime dynamic scaling of PostgreSQL server's CPU, memory, disk size

Dynamic Scaling

Dynamic Scaling

Dynamically scale the CPU, memory, and disk size (IOPS) of your PostgreSQL Azure or AWS servers with zero downtime.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: PostgreSQL Monitoring Console tracks performance and provides custom database metric alerts

Monitoring Console

Monitoring Console

Monitor all of your PostgreSQL and operating system (OS) metrics, and define custom alerts on any metric.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: Get fully automated PostgreSQL maintenance to optimize your cloud database operations

Zero Operations Cost

Zero Operations Cost

Automate all of your maintenance operations, including PostgreSQL version upgrades as well as regular OS patching and log rotations.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: 100% free backups for PostgreSQL on our Dedicated Hosting plans

Free Backups

Free Backups

Get free backups in our Dedicated Hosting plan, and automate through a backup schedule or perform anytime on-demand.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: Get PostgreSQL high availability on AWS and Azure with automated failovers

High Availability

High Availability

Automate failovers to slave servers using industry standard high availability (HA) frameworks for PostgreSQL on Azure or AWS.

Best PostgreSQL Database Management Tools: Get PostgreSQL high availability on AWS and Azure with automated failovers

Disaster Recovery

Disaster Recovery

Easily recover your PostgreSQL data in a disasterous event with automated failovers to an available datacenter region.

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Managed Upgrades

Managed Upgrades

Get fully managed upgrades to the PostgreSQL version of your choice on your own schedule.

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Custom Alerts

Custom Alerts

Setup real-time alerts on your PostgreSQL and OS metrics, and customize the alert thresholds and notification methods.

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OS Patching

OS Patching

Keep your deployments protected from security vulnerabilities with fully managed OS patching on a monthly and on-demand basis.

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Log Rotations

Log Rotations

Keep your data size in check with monthly and on-demand log rotations performed by our expert team of PostgreSQL engineers.

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One-Click Restores

One-Click Restores

Restore a PostgreSQL backup at any time with a single click, and automate all the steps to get your system up and running.

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Monitor Jobs

Monitor Jobs

Monitor the progress of all the PostgreSQL jobs you run, and keep a complete record of your job history.

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Enable SSL

Enable SSL

Enable SSL-based access, encrypt your data "at rest" for compliance, and setup fully encrypted backups.

Create a Cluster in Minutes

Provision a new PostgreSQL cluster in just a few clicks. Deploy on your version of choice, customize your VM size, distribute replicas across different cloud regions, and configure your security and firewall requirements in four simple steps.

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Save up to 65% on your PostgreSQL monitoring costs with fully managed ScaleGrid DBaaS plans

Licensing Cost

Save up to 35% on your PostgreSQL log reduction costs with fully managed ScaleGrid DBaaS plans

Management & Support Costs

Save up to 20% on your PostgreSQL OS Patching costs with fully managed ScaleGrid DBaaS plans

Development Time

Reduce Costs with Open Source PostgreSQL

Ready to migrate to Postgres from a commercial RDBMS like Oracle, DB2, or SQL Server? We make it easy to get up and running on PostgreSQL, and take care of all your operations so you can focus on development. Check out the 2019 PostgreSQL Trends Report to see the top reasons why PostgreSQL is used over another RDBMS.

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What's The Difference In PostgreSQL DBaaS Plans?

Bring Your Own Cloud

The only DBaaS that lets you host and manage PostgreSQL in your own cloud account, with advanced features to customize, secure, and automate your operations.

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature included in the DBaaS plan

Bring your Azure or AWS accounts

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature included in the DBaaS plan

Use your Azure or AWS credits

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature included in the DBaaS plan

Azure VNET and AWS VPC support

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature included in the DBaaS plan

Buy Reserved Instances

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature included in the DBaaS plan

Lock down access using Security Groups

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Host with us through Azure or AWS

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All-inclusive machine, disk, and network costs

Dedicated Hosting

Fully automate your PostgreSQL hosting, management, and monitoring in the cloud through one all-inclusive platform to optimize your database management operations.

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature not included in this DBaaS plan, see other plans

Bring your Azure or AWS accounts

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature not included in this DBaaS plan, see other plans

Use your Azure or AWS credits

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature not included in this DBaaS plan, see other plans

Azure VNET and AWS VPC support

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature not included in this DBaaS plan, see other plans

Buy Reserved Instances

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature included in the DBaaS plan

Lock down access using IP whitelists

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature included in the DBaaS plan

Host with us through Azure or AWS

PostgreSQL hosting and management feature included in the DBaaS plan

All-inclusive machine, disk, and network costs

On-Premise Software

Automate your time-consuming PostgreSQL operational tasks in your own on-premise or private cloud environment so your DBA team can focus on application.

Host PostgreSQL on-premise

Database management software installed on your servers

Private solution control

Leverage hybrid clouds

Lock down access using IP whitelists

Host with us through Azure or AWS

All inclusive machine, disk and network costs

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PostgreSQL Cloud Pricing

Deploy PostgreSQL Dedicated Hosting on Azure, or in your own cloud account:

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PostgreSQL Frequently Asked Questions

What is PostgreSQL?

PostgreSQL is a free and open source relational database management system, the fourth most popular SQL database, and the fastest growing database in the world. It’s extensibility and high technical standards has earned a strong reputation for reliability, feature robustness, andperformance.

What are the popular use cases for PostgreSQL?

PostgreSQL has been widely adopted across numerous industries from its exceptional analytics capabilities and Common Table Expressions (CTEs), including the Financial, Government, Manufacturing, SaaS Applications, and Big Data markets to name a few.

What are the advantages of PostgreSQL?

As an open source technology, PostgreSQL is free to use with no licensing costs, which can save you thousands up to millions each year over a commercial RBBMS. The top reasons why PostgreSQL is used also include it’s active community support, high performance, 3rd party tools, ease of use, and deep feature set.

How does ScaleGrid help me manage PostgreSQL?

We handle all the time-consuming aspects of maintaining a healthy PostgreSQL production deployment so you can focus on product. Easily automate your backups, customize your cluster configurations, access 24/7 expert support, and analyze slow queries along with these great advantages on our Compare PostgreSQL Providers page.

How is ScaleGrid's PostgreSQL solution different?

We are the only multi-cloud managed PostgreSQL solution that allows you to host in your own cloud account through our Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC) plans. plans. You can use any instance type, keep full PostgreSQL superuser access, and SSH access to your underlying machines to maintain complete control over your deployments.

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Resources to Help You at Every Stage

Learn how to optimize the performance of your PostgreSQL deployments

Help Guides

Check our docs to learn how to setup your PostgreSQL deployment, and automate your management in the cloud.

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Tutorials

Get up to date on the latest PostgreSQL best practices, and learn how to implement for your deployments

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Customer Stories

Hear from our users how they were able to optimize their production deployments with fully managed DBaaS.

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Trend Reports

See the latest trends from the PostgreSQL community, including cloud usage, SQL vs. NoSQL and migration trends.

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