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Lantern

A PostgreSQL vector database for building AI applications
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What is Lantern?

It is an open-source PostgreSQL database extension to store vector data, generate embeddings, and handle vector search operations. It provides a new index type for vector columns which speeds up ORDER BY ... LIMIT queries.
Lantern is a tool in the Database Tools category of a tech stack.
Lantern is an open source tool with 678 GitHub stars and 52 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Lantern's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Lantern?

Developers

Lantern Integrations

Lantern's Features

  • Embedding generation for popular use cases
  • Interoperability with pgvector's data type, so anyone using pgvector can switch to Lantern
  • Parallel index creation via an external indexer
  • Ability to generate the index graph outside of the database server

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