Heroku Postgres vs. ElephantSQL vs. PaaS DB PostgreSQL



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Description

What is Heroku Postgres?

Heroku Postgres provides a SQL database-as-a-service that lets you focus on building your application instead of messing around with database management.

What is ElephantSQL?

ElephantSQL hosts PostgreSQL on Amazon EC2 in multiple regions and availability zones. The servers are continuously transferring the Write-Ahead-Log (the transaction log) to S3 for maximum reliability.

What is PaaS DB PostgreSQL?

A simple product to get an operational database without any pain about server management, security settings and upgrading. We provide resources to instanciate your database (PostgreSQL 9.4). Our goal is to propose this service with an hourly billing.

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Companies

What companies use Heroku Postgres?
110 companies on StackShare use Heroku Postgres
What companies use ElephantSQL?
0 companies on StackShare use ElephantSQL
What companies use PaaS DB PostgreSQL?
0 companies on StackShare use PaaS DB PostgreSQL

Integrations

What tools integrate with Heroku Postgres?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Heroku Postgres
What tools integrate with ElephantSQL?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with ElephantSQL
What tools integrate with PaaS DB PostgreSQL?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with PaaS DB PostgreSQL

What are some alternatives to Heroku Postgres, ElephantSQL, and PaaS DB PostgreSQL?

  • Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL - Set up, operate, and scale PostgreSQL deployments in the cloud
  • Google Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL - Fully-managed database service- set up, maintain, manage, and administer your relational PostgreSQL databases in the cloud
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Managed PostgreSQL database service for app developers
  • Database Labs - Deploy a cloud Postgres server in 1 minute.

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