AlloyDB for PostgreSQL
A fully managed PostgreSQL-compatible database service for your most demanding enterprise database workloads. AlloyDB combines the best of Google with one of the most popular open-source database engines, PostgreSQL, for superior performance, scale, and availability.
Superior performance, scale, and availability
Scale up and achieve predictable performance and a high availability SLA of 99.99%, inclusive of maintenance, for your most demanding enterprise workloads.
ML-enabled autopilot systems
Simplify management with automated and machine learning-enabled autopilot systems that handle database patching, backups, scaling, and replication for you.
Transparent and predictable pricing
Eliminate dependency on high-cost, proprietary databases, and take advantage of transparent and predictable pricing with no proprietary licensing or opaque I/O charges.
"At PLAID, we are developing KARTE, a customer experience platform. AlloyDB is fully compatible with PostgreSQL and can transparently extend column-oriented processing. We think it's a new powerful option with a unique technical approach that enables system designs to integrate isolated OLTP, OLAP, and HTAP workloads with minimal investment in new expertise. "
Takuya Ogawa, Lead Product Engineer, PLAID
AlloyDB: Google forges its own new PostgreSQL blend
In this research note, analyst Tony Baer of dbInsight analyzes the role of AlloyDB within Google Cloud's databases and analytics portfolio.
Introducing AlloyDB for PostgreSQL
In this video, Sandy Ghai, Product Manager at Google, discusses why AlloyDB was built and explains the technology that powers it.
Learn how AlloyDB offers superior performance, availability, and scale for the most demanding enterprise workloads.
AlloyDB quickstart using the Cloud Console
Learn how to use the Google Cloud Console as a visual interface to get started with AlloyDB.
Configure AlloyDB using the API
Learn how to use the API to configure AlloyDB for your workloads.
Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL
AlloyDB for PostgreSQL
PostgreSQL interface for Cloud Spanner
Easiest lift and shift to the cloud
Same management as MySQL and SQL Server
Lowest cost relational database option
99.99% SLA, inclusive of maintenance
Hybrid transactional and analytical processing (HTAP)
Adaptive, ML-enabled autopilot systems
Strong consistency and global scale
99.999% availability SLA
For internet-scale applications
Pricing for AlloyDB
Google Cloud database products comply with our SLA policies. They may offer different latency or availability guarantees from other Google Cloud services.
*Based on Google Cloud performance tests, March 2022.