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Google Cloud adds Spanner free trial instances, Datastream for BigQuery and PostgreSQL, and database migrations to AlloyDB. Learn more.

Google Cloud databases

Industry-leading reliability, global scale and open standards to deliver the best possible experiences for your customers from anywhere, in just a few clicks.

Groundbreaking platform for innovation

Google Cloud provides a limitless platform based on decades of developing one-of-a-kind database systems. Experience massive scalability and data durability from the same underlying architecture that powers Google’s most popular, global products, like YouTube, Search, and Maps. Google Cloud meets 100% of the required criteria outlined by Gartner.

Learn about our newest database, AlloyDB for PostgreSQL

Databases that fit your needs

Database type Google Cloud Service Use case examples
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


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


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


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

Database type

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