The World's Most Advanced Open Source Relational Database

The SQL choice for high performance needs.

The Open source object-relational database system reputed for reliability, feature robustness, and performance.

PostgreSQL is one of the most feature rich and performance oriented database on the market today. The only down side is administration, configuration and optimization is more complicated than other databases.

If you are looking for the functionality and flexibility of Oracle or SQLServer in an open source server, we would highly recommend PostgreSQL.

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JSON / V8 Support

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Foreign Data Types - connects PostgreSQL to MongoDB, or CouchDB

Powerful server-side procedural languages (PL/pgSQL, Perl, Python, Ruby, TCL)

Strong access control framework for security

Geospatial capable - GIS add-on

Excellent concurrent performance - scales well in production

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    We deliver high performance database systems primed to make your application a success.


    Automatic Replication

    Once your instance is created, it's automatically replicated to a secondary hot standby server - auto-*magically*.

    Server Health Monitor

    Easily get a birds eye view of real-time load and key performance metrics. Head off potential performance issues.

    Automatic Backup

    Lightbase has you covered - backups are automatic. Plus, you can backup on-demand.

    Management Console

    Best-in-class product console designed for PostgreSQL. Everything you need to hit the ground running.

    Key Performance Metrics

    Best-in-class systems to deliver key performance metrics needed for proper database optimization.


    Lightbase proactively notifies you of server events, status of long running jobs, and backups.

    Multiple Deployments

    360 degree view of all databases, machines and instances in a single location.

    Server Logs

    Get convenient access to server logs right inside the Lightbase deployment console.


    Control your machines, obtain access info and get management level information about your deployments.