Stay organized with collections Save and categorize content based on your preferences.
What's new in Google Cloud databases: More unified. More open. More intelligent. Learn more.

Google Cloud databases

Google Cloud databases provide you the best options in industry-leading reliability, global scale, and open standards for building data-driven applications.

Industry-leading platform for innovation

Google Cloud provides a unified, open, and intelligent Data Cloud for all your operational and analytical data. Experience massive scalability, reliability, and security for your applications from the same underlying architecture that powers Google’s most popular, global products, like YouTube, Search, and Maps.

Learn about Google Cloud databases

Databases that fit your needs

Database type Google Cloud Service Use case examples
Relational
Cloud SQL

Fully managed MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQL Server.

Simplify migrations to Cloud SQL from MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, and Oracle databases with Database Migration Service.

Set up easy-to-use, low-latency database replication with Datastream.

  • CRM

  • ERP

  • Ecommerce and web

  • SaaS application

Cloud Spanner

Cloud-native with unlimited scale, global consistency, and up to 99.999% availability.

Processes more than 2 billion requests per second at peak.

Create a 90-day Spanner free trial instance with 10 GB of storage at no cost.

Learn how to migrate from databases such as Oracle or DynamoDB.

  • Gaming

  • Retail

  • Global financial ledger

  • Supply chain/inventory management

AlloyDB for PostgreSQL

Fully managed, PostgreSQL-compatible database service offering superior performance, availability, and scale for your most demanding enterprise workloads.

Pricing is transparent and predictable, with no expensive, proprietary licensing and no opaque I/O charges.

Migrate from PostgreSQL to AlloyDB with Database Migration Service.

  • Heterogenous migrations

  • Legacy applications

  • Enterprise workloads

Bare Metal Solution for Oracle

Lift and shift Oracle workloads to Google Cloud.

  • Legacy applications

  • Data center retirement

BigQuery

Serverless, highly scalable, and cost-effective multicloud data warehouse designed for business agility and offers up to 99.99% availability.

Enable near real-time insights on operational data with Datastream for BigQuery.

  • Multicloud analytics

  • Real-time processing

  • Built-in machine learning

Key-value
Cloud Bigtable

Highly performant, fully managed NoSQL database service for large analytical and operational workloads. Offers up to 99.999% availability. 

Processes more than 5 billion requests per second at peak, and with more than 10 Exabytes of data under management.

Learn how to migrate from HBase or Cassandra.

  • Personalization

  • Adtech

  • Recommendation engines

  • Fraud detection

Document
Firestore

Highly-scalable, massively popular document database service for mobile, web, and server development that offers richer, faster queries and high availability up to 99.999%. 

Has a thriving developer community of more than 250,000 monthly active developers. 

  • Mobile/web/IoT applications

  • Real-time sync

  • Offline sync

Firebase Realtime Database

Store and sync data in real time.

  • Mobile sign-ins

  • Personalized applications and ads

  • In-app chat

In-memory
Memorystore

Fully managed Redis and Memcached for sub-millisecond data access.

  • Caching

  • Gaming

  • Leaderboard

  • Social chat or news feed

Additional NoSQL
MongoDB Atlas

Global cloud database service for modern applications.

  • Mobile/web/IoT applications

  • Gaming

  • Content management

  • Single view

Google Cloud Partner Services

Managed offerings from our open source partner network, including MongoDB, Datastax, Redis Labs, and Neo4j.

  • Leverage existing investments

Cloud SQL

Fully managed MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQL Server.

Simplify migrations to Cloud SQL from MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, and Oracle databases with Database Migration Service.

Set up easy-to-use, low-latency database replication with Datastream.

  • CRM

  • ERP

  • Ecommerce and web

  • SaaS application

Cloud Spanner

Cloud-native with unlimited scale, global consistency, and up to 99.999% availability.

Processes more than 2 billion requests per second at peak.

Create a 90-day Spanner free trial instance with 10 GB of storage at no cost.

Learn how to migrate from databases such as Oracle or DynamoDB.

  • Gaming

  • Retail

  • Global financial ledger

  • Supply chain/inventory management

AlloyDB for PostgreSQL

Fully managed, PostgreSQL-compatible database service offering superior performance, availability, and scale for your most demanding enterprise workloads.

Pricing is transparent and predictable, with no expensive, proprietary licensing and no opaque I/O charges.

Migrate from PostgreSQL to AlloyDB with Database Migration Service.

  • Heterogenous migrations

  • Legacy applications

  • Enterprise workloads

Bare Metal Solution for Oracle

Lift and shift Oracle workloads to Google Cloud.

  • Legacy applications

  • Data center retirement

BigQuery

Serverless, highly scalable, and cost-effective multicloud data warehouse designed for business agility and offers up to 99.99% availability.

Enable near real-time insights on operational data with Datastream for BigQuery.

  • Multicloud analytics

  • Real-time processing

  • Built-in machine learning

Cloud Bigtable

Highly performant, fully managed NoSQL database service for large analytical and operational workloads. Offers up to 99.999% availability. 

Processes more than 5 billion requests per second at peak, and with more than 10 Exabytes of data under management.

Learn how to migrate from HBase or Cassandra.

  • Personalization

  • Adtech

  • Recommendation engines

  • Fraud detection

Firestore

Highly-scalable, massively popular document database service for mobile, web, and server development that offers richer, faster queries and high availability up to 99.999%. 

Has a thriving developer community of more than 250,000 monthly active developers. 

  • Mobile/web/IoT applications

  • Real-time sync

  • Offline sync

Firebase Realtime Database

Store and sync data in real time.

  • Mobile sign-ins

  • Personalized applications and ads

  • In-app chat

Memorystore

Fully managed Redis and Memcached for sub-millisecond data access.

  • Caching

  • Gaming

  • Leaderboard

  • Social chat or news feed

MongoDB Atlas

Global cloud database service for modern applications.

  • Mobile/web/IoT applications

  • Gaming

  • Content management

  • Single view

Google Cloud Partner Services

Managed offerings from our open source partner network, including MongoDB, Datastax, Redis Labs, and Neo4j.

  • Leverage existing investments

Ready to get started? Let’s solve your challenges together.

See how tens of thousands of customers are building data-driven applications using Google's Data Cloud.
Learn more
What's new in Google Cloud databases: More unified. More open. More intelligent.
Read the blog

Looking for technical resources? Explore our guides and tutorials.