Azure Database for PostgreSQL provides fully managed, enterprise-ready community PostgreSQL database as a service for app development and deployment. Being PostgreSQL community edition, this service allows you to easily lift and shift to the cloud, and use languages and frameworks for your choice. On top of that, you get built-in high availability and capability to scale in seconds, helping you easily adjust to changes in customer demands. Additionally, you benefit from the unparalleled security and compliance, including Azure IP advantage, as well as Azure’s industry-leading reach with more data centres than any other cloud provider. All of this comes with a flexible pricing model so you can choose resources for your workload with no hidden cost.
Community PostgreSQL that’s fully managed
Free yourself from the complexity of infrastructure and database management by combining the PostgreSQL community edition with the benefits of a fully managed service. With Azure Database for PostgreSQL, you’ll get back to building your apps.
Languages and frameworks of your choice
Use popular open-source frameworks and languages – including C#, C++, Java, Python, Node and PHP – to deliver a fully integrated experience that supports your application development needs.
Built-in high availability
Trust Azure to keep your enterprise apps up and running. Built to deliver high availability, Azure Database for PostgreSQL requires no extra configuration, replication or cost to ensure your apps run when you need them to.
Scale within seconds
Provision in minutes, and flexibly scale compute or storage independently within seconds.
Unparalleled security and reach
Fully integrate into the Azure ecosystem to take advantage of a global network of Microsoft data centres, industry-leading security and round-the-clock monitoring.
Simple and flexible pricing
Get everything you need with simple, flexible pricing – including capabilities such as automatic database patching, automatic backups, built-in monitoring and security at no extra cost.
“Hosting PostgreSQL on Azure will enable us to scale seamlessly worldwide, and all of the services that we need from a development standpoint are just a few clicks away.”
Irakliy, Chief Executive Officer, Credo360
“Rather than taking hours and hours to do something that isn’t primary to our business, we will use Azure Database for PostgreSQL so we can eliminate that busy work.”
Eric Spear, Chief Executive Officer of Higher Ed Profiles
“The ability to mix Azure and our open-source technologies is definitely a big advantage for us. Moving the geospatial database from our data centre to the Azure Database for PostgreSQL service will save us money, allow for much more scalability, and lower our support overhead.”
Andy Grigg, Enterprise Architect, Somerset County Council
What can you build with Azure Database for PostgreSQL?
Learn about use cases below:
Digital marketing campaigns
Engage with customers around the world with rich, personalised digital marketing experiences. Quickly build and launch digital campaigns that automatically scale based on customer demand.
Retail and e-commerce solutions
Build secure and scalable e-commerce solutions that meet the demands of both customers and businesses. Engage customers through customised products and offers, process transactions quickly and securely and focus on fulfilment and customer service.
Finance management applications
Securely store critical data and provide users with high-value analytics and insights over aggregated data, using built-in security and performance.
Scalable web and mobile applications
Rapidly build engaging, high-performing and scalable cross-platform and native apps for iOS, Android, Windows or Mac.
Develop sophisticated, transformational apps using state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms and integrated visualisation tools to get actionable insights and analytics.
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