Aiven developer

Aiven is a database-as-a-service for open source data solutions including Apache Kafka, PostgreSQL, Redis, OpenSearch, MySQL, Cassandra, M3DB and InfluxDB.

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Learn about the Aiven platform

icon-postgres PostgreSQL Powerful relational database platform. We have the latest versions, and an excellent selection of extensions.

icon-m3db M3DB Distributed time-series database for scalable solutions, with M3 Coordinator included, and M3 Aggregator also available.

icon-kafka Apache Kafka Streaming data pipelines for the modern enterprise. Apache MirrorMaker2 and Kafka Connect also available.

icon-flink Apache Flink Framework for definining powerful transformations of batch and streaming data sets. beta

icon-opensearch OpenSearch Document database with specialist search features, bring your freeform documents, logs or metrics, and make sense of them here.

icon-cassandra Cassandra High performance storage solution for large data quantities. This specialist data solution is a partitioned row store.

icon-redis Redis In-memory data store for all your high-peformance short-term storage and caching needs.

icon-mysql MySQL Popular and much-loved relational database platform.

icon-influxdb InfluxDB Specialist time series database, with good tooling support.

icon-grafana Grafana The visualization tool you need to explore and understand your data. Grafana integrates with the other services in just a few clicks.


You can use the Aiven platform in the way that best fits your workflow:

  • Use the web console for a convenient and friendly web-based experience.

  • The avn command-line tool brings Aiven features to your terminal.

  • For programmatic integrations, the Aiven API provides an interface you can use.

  • The terraform gives orchestration features for infrastructure-as-code projects.

  • The Aiven Operator for Kubernetes adds orchestration of your Aiven services to your existing Kubernetes cluster.