Google Cloud database services

Fully managed, scalable database services to support all your applications today and tomorrow.

  • Supercharge your applications
  • Accelerate adoption with broad open-source database compatibility
  • Do more with your data through integrations with analytics and ML/AI

Select the right database for your needs

Database type Common uses GCP Product Sample Customers
Complex queries
L.L.Bean Zagat Khan Academy Bandai Namco
NoSQL / Nonrelational
Time series
Offline sync
Low latency
Cloud Memorystore The New York Times Ebay Spotify The home depot Descartes lab Ship cars Autotraders
Relational NoSQL / Nonrelational
Cloud Spanner Cloud SQL Cloud Bigtable Cloud Firestore Firebase Realtime Database Cloud Memorystore
Massive scalability Check mark icon Check mark icon Check mark icon
Data distribution global zonal global global zonal zonal
OSS compatibility Check mark icon Check mark icon Check mark icon
Replica consistency strong strong eventual strong n/a eventual
Multi-primary Check mark icon Check mark icon Check mark icon
Transactions (strong consistency) Check mark icon Check mark icon Check mark icon
Joins and complex queries Check mark icon Check mark icon
Ultra low latency (microsecond or single-digit ms) Check mark icon Check mark icon Check mark icon
Serverless Check mark icon Check mark icon
Realtime sync to clients Check mark icon Check mark icon
In-memory Check mark icon

For object, file, and storage transfer, please refer to the Storage page.


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Cloud SQL

Cloud SQL is a fully managed database service that makes it easy to set up, maintain, manage, and administer your relational MySQL and PostgreSQL databases in the cloud.

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Cloud Bigtable

NoSQL database service for use cases where low latency reads and high throughput writes, scalability, and reliability are critical.

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Cloud Spanner

Cloud Spanner is a mission-critical, scalable relational database service, built to support transactions, strong consistency, and high availability across regions and continents.

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Cloud Memorystore

Cloud Memorystore is a fully managed in-memory data store service for Redis built on scalable, more secure, and highly available infrastructure.

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Cloud Firestore

Cloud Firestore is a fast, fully managed, serverless, cloud-native NoSQL document database that simplifies storing, syncing, and querying data for your mobile, web, and IoT apps at global scale. Cloud Firestore is the next generation of Cloud Datastore.

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Firebase Realtime Database

The Firebase Realtime Database is a cloud-hosted NoSQL database that lets you store and sync data between your users in real time.

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Energy/IoT, retail, media

Fintech, media, public sector, IoT

Retail, IoT, media

Ad tech, internet, technology, cyber security, IoT, ecommerce

Fintech, supply chain, oil/gas, bioTech

Media, insurance