Aiven for PostgreSQL® overview#
PostgreSQL® is an open source relational database. It’s ideal for organisations that need a well-organised tabular datastore.
On top of the strict table and columns formats, PostgreSQL also offers solutions for nested datasets with the native
jsonb format and advanced set of extensions including PostGIS, a spatial database extender for location queries.
Aiven for PostgreSQL is the perfect fit for your relational data. A scalable SQL database solution that can be up and running within a few minutes.
If you are new to PostgreSQL, there are lots of great resources out there to get you started with the platform. Here’s our recommended reading list:
PostgreSQL Project website providing a comprehensive per-release documentation
PostGIS website to read about location queries and the spatial extension
If you don’t have a dataset to play with, try our Exoplanet example.