Get started with Aiven

Whether you’re new to managed services or a seasoned cloud infra pro, getting started with Aiven is easy.

Get started for free

No credit card required.

Creating a service is easy

Creating a service is easy

We provide a free 30-day trial, give you $300 credit to play with, and unrestricted access to our complete range of open source services.

When you’ve finished the trial period, you only pay for what you use. There are no hidden charges, and you can shut down and spin up clusters, add services, or change providers at the click of a button.

As easy as 1-2-3

1. Sign up for a trial

Starting a trial is easy and stress-free with our web-based console.

  • No credit card needed
  • No cloud account needed
  • No install needed

Just sign up and you’re good to go.

2. Create a service

Once you’re in, you can spin up a cluster in under 10 minutes.

  • Select a service
  • Choose a provider, region and plan
  • Name and create your service

That’s it! Welcome to the cloud.

What is Aiven?

With Aiven, you’ll never need to worry about managing your data infra again. We’ll take care of it for you.

All your favourite open source services and tools are ready and waiting for you to deploy on the cloud of your choice. Just pick your services, integrations, cloud provider and storage needs, and you’re good to go. Learn more about how Aiven Platform can help you scale.


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What to do next?

Once you've spun up your clusters, you're free to explore and play around. You'll find lots of ideas and tutorials in our Developer Center, blog, and documentation, but here are a few suggestions to get you started.