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Aiven for OpenSearch®

Get OpenSearch as a fully managed service, with a rich set of advanced plugins and dashboards to visualize your data – easily deployed in the cloud of your choice.

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How it works

What is OpenSearch like with Aiven?

OpenSearch is the truly open source Elasticsearch alternative. With Aiven, you can set up fully managed OpenSearch clusters in under 10 minutes — directly from our intuitive web console, or with code via our API, CLI or Terraform provider. Visualize your search and analytics results with built-in OpenSearch Dashboards, and feel confident in your setup with logs and metrics easily available via service integrations.

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Benefits of OpenSearch® as-a-service from Aiven

With Aiven’s hosted and fully managed OpenSearch, you can set up clusters, deploy new nodes, migrate clouds and fork databases in a single mouse click, and monitor everything with OpenSearch Dashboards.

Get the most from OpenSearch’s rich set of search analytics capabilities by deploying and connecting to our other open source services, all with multicloud support and no vendor lock-in.


The open source alternative to Elasticsearch.

Forked from Elasticsearch 7.10.2 and Kibana 7.10.2, Aiven for OpenSearch is the truly open search and analytics suite that’s immediately familiar.


99.99% uptime. 100% human support.

Downtime is a disaster for critical applications. That’s why Aiven makes sure you get 99.99% uptime. Plus, you get access to a 100% human support team — in case you need a helping hand.


Scale up or scale down as you need.

Increase your storage, get more nodes, create new clusters or expand to new regions. OpenSearch has never been this easy.


Rich set of extensions out of the box.

Aiven provides a powerful set of default extensions – including SQL support, anomaly detection, and phonetic analysis.

Customer use cases

How Aiven customers use OpenSearch

Logs management

Store, search, and analyze logs at scale with OpenSearch. Use built in integrations to receive logs from any other Aiven service, or draw on a rich ecosystem of tools – from Beats to Logstash – to pull logs from any external solutions. Create rich dashboards and analysis with OpenSearch dashboards.


Full text search is one of the core capabilities of OpenSearch. Enhance your enterprise applications, websites or e-commerce search capabilities with a powerful, flexible search engine with built-in capabilities such as auto-complete, “Did you mean” responses, and more.


Aggregations let you tap into OpenSearch’s analytics engine to analyze your data and extract statistics. Analyze data in real time or use OpenSearch Dashboards for visualizations. OpenSearch performs aggregations on massive datasets in milliseconds.


Key features of Aiven for OpenSearch

Flexible, fast and stress-free

Set up

Flexible, fast and stress-free

  • Production-ready OpenSearch clusters in 10 minutes
  • Deploy to the cloud of your choice – 5 public clouds and +100 regions supported
  • High performance clusters based on carefully selected instance types and storage options
  • High availability clusters (3 or more nodes) spread across cloud providers availability zones
  • Bring-your-own-cloud (BYOC) deployment model supported for strict control requirements
Integrate with your data infrastructure


Integrate with your data infrastructure

  • Receive logs from your application infrastructure - e.g. all other Aiven services - for quick search and troubleshooting
  • 15+ OpenSearch plugins available for advanced analytics, SQL support, reporting, alerting and more
  • You can continue using tools and libraries familiar to you, such as cURL or clients for Python, Go, and NodeJS.
  • Secure network connectivity using VPC peering, PrivateLink or TransitGateway technologies
  • Integrate with your favorite observability tooling — from Datadog to Prometheus, Jolokia, and more — or use Aiven observability tools for enhanced monitoring and logging
DevOps-friendly management and development


DevOps-friendly management and development

  • Manage your OpenSearch cluster using Aiven Console (GUI), CLI, Terraform tools
  • Scale, fork databases, integrate to other services with the click of a mouse
  • Guaranteed compatibility with open source software
  • Migrate easily between clouds and regions
Search, analyze and visualize – with peace of mind


Search, analyze and visualize – with peace of mind

  • Visualize your data with built-in OpenSearch Dashboards
  • Self-healing platform with 99.99% uptime and zero downtime during management operations
  • Automatic daily / hourly backups depending on your plan
  • Secure and compliant solution - ISO 27001:2013, SOC2, GDPR, HIPAA and PCI/DSS
  • Option for 24/7 support from a 100% human support team

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Pricing plans

Scale up or down. Pay only for what you use.

All-inclusive OpenSearch pricing with no end-of-the-month surprises. No add-on maintenance, networking, or storage fees. Private networking (VPC), single-tenant, and high-availability multi-AZ available.

  • Startup

    starting from


    • 1 dedicated VM
    • 2-8 CPU per VM
    • 4-61 GB RAM per VM
    • 80-1400 GB total cluster storage
    • 99.99% uptime SLA


  • Business

    starting from


    • 3 dedicated VM
    • 2-8 CPU per VM
    • 4-61 GB RAM per VM
    • 240-4200 GB total cluster storage
    • Everything in Startup, plus high availability


  • Premium

    starting from


    • 6-30 dedicated VM
    • 2-8 CPU per VM
    • 8-61 GB RAM per VM
    • 1050-42000 GB total cluster storage
    • Everything in Business, plus more compute and storage capacity


Need help? Use our Pricing Calculator to get a recommended plan based on your unique data needs and requirements.

Data retention is only limited by storage. For information about annual discount or plan capacity beyond the listed plans, please contact us



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