PostgreSQL 9.6 is now available in Aiven, bringing the latest and most advanced PostgreSQL release to all the major clouds around the world: all Amazon Web Services, DigitalOcean, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure and UpCloud regions are supported.
9.6 is the latest version of PostgreSQL incorporating a year’s development effort and introducing major improvements to handling large amounts of data with new features like parallel query and reducing the need to continuously vacuum unmodified tables.
Aiven also lets you to fork an existing PostgreSQL 9.5 database into a new PostgreSQL 9.6 service. We’re also planning to introduce in-place one-click upgrades of existing PostgreSQL 9.5 databases in the near future.
Try PostgreSQL 9.6 for free in Aiven
Remember that trying Aiven is free: you will receive US$10 worth of free credits at sign-up which you can use to try any of our service plans. The offer works for all of our services: PostgreSQL, Redis, InfluxDB, Grafana, Elasticsearch and Kafka!
Go to aiven.io to get started!