Hosting on AWS cloud plans, features, regions, and pricing at ScaleGrid

#1 Amazon RDS Alternative for PostgreSQL on AWS

Easily create, monitor, and scale your fully managed PostgreSQL clusters on AWS cloud with the #1 Amazon RDS alternative.

The Best Tools for Hosting PostgreSQL on AWS

Simplify your complex operations tasks with fully managed PostgreSQL hosting on AWS, with dedicated servers, high availability, and easy deployment management.

Best Hosting on AWS Tools: Fully managed hosting in your own AWS account

Bring Your Own AWS Account

Deploy and manage PostgreSQL in the safety of your own AWS cloud account and leverage advanced hosting and security tools.
Features: Web-based shell management for Database

AWS VPC Support

Deploy PostgreSQL in an AWS Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) and private subnets to keep your database protected from the internet.
ScaleGrid Hosting - Reserved Instances Support (AWS & Azure)

Use Reserved Instances

Save up to 75% on long-term hosting costs with Reserved Instances through our Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC) plans.
Best Hosting Tools: Keep full super user administrative access and control

Super User Access

The only DBaaS that lets you keep full super user administrative control over your PostgreSQL clusters.
SSH Access

SSH Access To AWS Servers

Keep full SSH access so that your team can install custom agents on the underlying machines.

Use Any Instance Type

Use any instance type to match your workload needs with support for AWS I3, C5d, etc.
ScaleGrid Hosting - High Performance SSD-Based Clusters (AWS & Azure)

Local SSD Support

Use local SSD disks with our AWS High Performance plans for the best throughput and latency behavior on AWS.
Best Hosting Tools: Semisynchronous Replications improves your data integrity with InnoDB storage engine

Semisynchronous Replication

Use the widely adopted PostgreSQL inbuilt Asynchronous and Synchronous Streaming replication.
Features: Hybrid Cloud support for MongoDB Database and Redis

Slow Query Analysis

Analyze your PostgreSQL operations through a custom schedule or on-demand with the advanced debugging and tracking tool.
Best Hosting Tools: Multi-Cloud support for MySQL with fully compatible and transferable data

Multi-Cloud Support

Improve your cloud reliability and avoid vendor lock-in with PostgreSQL multi-cloud support on AWS and Azure.
Best Hosting Tools: Fully customizable RAM, disk size, and instance type on AWS

Customize RAM, Disk & Instance Type

Customize your AWS RAM, disk size, IOPS and instance type for your PostgreSQL clusters at any size for no extra cost.
Best Hosting Tools: Migrate your MySQL data in minutes with automated database imports

Automated Database Imports

Easily migrate your PostgreSQL production or test clusters with automated database imports to get up and running in minutes.

Deploy PostgreSQL Across 14 AWS Worldwide Regions

Deploy your deployments across 14 different AWS regions and availability zones worldwide


  • US East (N. Virginia, Ohio)
  • US West (N. California, Oregon)
  • Canada (Central)
  • South America (Sao Paulo)


  • Frankfurt
  • Ireland
  • London

Asia Pacific

  • Beijing
  • Mumbai
  • Seoul
  • Singapore
  • Sydney
  • Tokyo

PostgreSQL Hosting on AWS Plans

Deploy PostgreSQL on AWS through our Dedicated Cluster plans, or in your own AWS account.

Dedicated Hosting

Bring Your Own Cloud

Simple and Flexible PostgreSQL on AWS Pricing

Configure your PostgreSQL management plan on Amazon Web Services EC2 instances.

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PostgreSQL AWS Frequently Asked Questions

PostgreSQL is one of the worlds fastest growing open source databases that is commonly deployed on popular public cloud provider, AWS, to host organizations application data in the cloud.

See our list for the best PostgreSQL GUI.

PostgreSQL AWS starts at $10/month through the Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC) plan which allows you to host through your own AWS account, or $20/month through Dedicated Hosting at ScaleGrid.

Scale PostgreSQL AWS at ScaleGrid in just a few clicks. Find the Scale button on your Overview page, select your new plan size, and click Scale to automate the scale operation.

Find your PostgreSQL AWS connection string on the Overview tab of your deployment in the ScaleGrid console for JDBC, ODBC, PHP, Python, Ruby and Node.js. Learn more

Find your PostgreSQL AWS backup tool on the Overview tab of your deployment, and open to start an on-demand backup or customize your backup schedule.

Get your time back and save some money along the way with fully managed PostgreSQL AWS in the cloud. Plans start at just $10/month, try free for 30-days.

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