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Service management


Aiven manages a number of services. These services share similar good practices when it comes to managing them.

Understand the fundamentals:

Create and configure your service:

  1. Create your service.
  2. Add users.
  3. See the docs for your specific service.
Choosing a time series database

Aiven offers a wide choice of open source time series databases in its product portfolio.

  • Aiven for PostgreSQL® with the TimescaleDB extension is your best choice if you already use PostgreSQL, require SQL compatibility and have a limited time series use case.
  • Aiven for M3DB is your best choice when you need a truly scalable, high performance time series database that is also high availability.

See our time series on our website.