Skip to main content

Simple and Reliable Managed Databases


Fully-managed database service for MySQL and PostgreSQL. Deploy a managed database cluster in production today.

Managed Databases

Easily Deploy High-Performance Database Clusters

Managed Databases allow you to quickly deploy a new database and defer management tasks like configurations, managing high availability, disaster recovery, backups, and data replication.

Managed DB icon, with an up arrow in front of a cloud

Simple and Fast Deployment

Deploy a production-ready database using the Linode Cloud Manager, API, or CLI.

A managed DB icon with a shield, with a white check mark

Secure Access

Add trusted sources to ensure your data is only accessed by specific IP addresses.

Database symbol with arrows circling around.

Daily Backups Included

Backup of your data every 24 hours to easily restore the service and prevent data loss.

A cube with four arrows going in each direction

Flexible Plans

Choose from Shared, Dedicated, and High Memory instances to support your database. Easily create and deploy new clusters as needed.


Technical Specifications

  • Plans supported: Dedicated CPU, Shared CPU
  • Database cluster size: 1 node or 3 nodes
  • Recommended cluster size: 3 nodes
  • Memory per node: 4GB - 512GB
  • SSD Storage: 50GB - 7200GB
  • Transfer per node: 4-20TB
  • Network In: 40 Gbps
  • Network Out: 2-12 Gbps
  • Dedicated IPv4 and IPv6 addresses
  • Administrative access with elevated user permissions
  • Access the database using command-line or desktop applications
  • Provision via Cloud Manager or Linode CLI
  • Programmatic management via Linode API
  • Deploy via Terraform Provider
  • Multi-queue NIC support
  • Availability: across all regions

Free Bundled Services

Complementary Paid Services

Recommended Workloads

  • High-traffic production applications
  • Applications that store critical data
  • Pro web and e-commerce sites
  • Dev teams lacking dedicated database engineers

In order to see embeded videos, you must have "functional" cookies enabled in your cookie preferences.

Video Thumbnail

Introduction to Managed Databases


Fully-managed database service for MySQL and PostgreSQL.

Get Notified
Managed Databases

Stay up to date on Linode’s Managed Databases. Receive email notifications when new features or databases are added.

The form is loading

Error .

Please reload the page and try again.

Which databases are you interested in?

Thank you for your interest! We'll send you updates on Managed Databases as they become available.

Databases eBook

Understanding Databases

Develop a high-level understanding of industry-standard databases, the design of database architectures, and different deployment methods in the cloud.

Related Content

Content Resources

Ready to get started or have questions?

Set up your free account today or contact a sales consultant to learn more.

Looking for pricing and comparisons? Explore our interactive pricing tools