ElephantSQL PostgreSQL as a Service

The most advanced open-source database, PostgreSQL, hosted in the cloud.

As a full-featured, open-source relational DBMS (RDBMS), PostgreSQL boasts many characteristics designed to support high-transaction, mission-critical applications.

PostgreSQL elephant

Reliability

A ElephantSQL hosts PostgreSQL on Amazon EC2 in multiple regions and availability zones. The servers are continuously transferring the Write-Ahead-Log (the transaction log) to S3 for maximum reliability. PostgreSQL does always prioritize data consistency so even in the worst kind of crash your data is safe.

Reliability - ElephantSQL hosts PostgreSQL on Amazon EC2 in multiple regions and availability zones

Performance

ElephantSQL's servers are hosted in Amazon EC2 datacenters on high performance instances. Server configurations are always tweaked for maximum performance and reliability.

Performance - High performance instances

Configuration free

We do all the hard work with setting up, configure and tweak your database.

Configuration free

Extensions

Use all of the powerful extensions available in PostgreSQL such as HStore, Full Text search, Crypto and many more.

Extensions - Use all of the powerful extensions available in PostgreSQL

Maintenance free

You never have to think about security, backups or configuration for your databases again.

Maintenance free

Latest version

ElephantSQL always boasts the latest stable version of PostgreSQL. You never have to wait for new exiting PostgreSQL features again.

ElephantSQL always boasts the latest stable version of PostgreSQL

Fully integrated with many application platforms

Available in multiple clouds

Amazon Web Services Softlayer