Fast, Secure, Reliable Database Hosting for All Your Web Projects

Join over 55,000 developers, database administrators, and digital entrepreneurs on Kinsta’s Platform as a service (PaaS). Your new home for modern databases. Set up with just a few clicks. Connect with your apps. All from one control panel. Focus on building your data architecture and leave the rest to us. Test it out now and get $20 off your first month.

Databases Are the Backbone of All You Do

Don’t relegate them to yesterday’s server infrastructure. Our managed database hosting makes it easy to leverage the best and fastest technology available.

You’ll be free to focus on leveraging your data, not fidgeting with outdated control panels.

Say goodbye to:

  • Wasted time fiddling with operating systems and virtualization
  • Wasted money keeping software licenses up to date
  • Slow and insecure external-only connections
  • Bad tech support without real database experts to help you
  • Worrying about scaling or high availability
  • Surprisingly huge bills at the end of the month

Leave the hosting to us. You’ll get 24/7 live chat support, speedy and consistently upgraded server infrastructure, and zero headaches. Pay just for what you use.

How It Works

  1. Select the database type and version  you want
  2. Choose a location for your database
  3. Configure the resources you will need for your database
  4. Deploy

After that, it’s easy to connect your database to Kinsta-hosted apps with blazing-fast and secure internal connections. Or easily set up external connections.

Your Database Deserves the Best of Everything

Industry-Leading Architecture

Scale your database on the same network that supports Google Search, YouTube, and Gmail. Our infrastructure, built on Google Cloud Platform servers and our isolated container technology, is ready to handle anything. It all runs on Google’s Premium Tier network, their fastest and most reliable. 

Quick Set Up

It takes more time and more money to configure your own servers and containers. Skip all that by letting us create the environment for you. Just connect to your code repository and go. We’ll handle deployments and security.

24/7 Global Support

Live chat support from our experts is always just a click away. You’re free to focus on database development tasks, and we’ll handle server infrastructure. Get more details on how we help.

Better Performance With Internal Connections

Host both your Application and Database with Kinsta and take advantage of internal connections. Choose your data center and put everything right on the same cluster. It’s:

  • Faster
  • More secure
  • You won’t be billed for internal traffic/bandwidth like with other hosts.

Don’t settle for other hosting providers that only offer shared databases. At Kinsta, dedicated databases with internal connections have no row count limits and no query count limits.

Instead, choose a pod with the RAM and CPU specs that are right for you! 

Have a simple database with a lot of concurrent connections? Improve performance with an internally-connected Kinsta-hosted app and database.

Choose your favorite flavor. Current versions supported include:

MariaDB logo Redis logo MySQL logo PostgreSQL logo
  • Redis 5.0 and 6.x
  • MariaDB 10.4, 10.5 and 10.6
  • PostgreSQL 9.6, 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14
  • MySQL 8.0

Support for more database types is planned for the future. Don’t see yours? Let us know what you need

Choose Your Data Center for Maximum Speed

At no extra cost to you, select the region that works best for you and your customers. Choose from 25 data centers. All our locations offer Google’s best C2 machines! Plus, our CDN has 275+ POPs giving your website a global presence and unequaled speed.

Locations of Google Cloud data centers on a global map
  • Changhua County, Taiwan
  • Hong Kong
  • Tokyo, Japan
  • Osaka, Japan
  • Seoul, South Korea
  • Mumbai, India
  • Delhi, India
  • Jurong West, Singapore
  • Sydney, Australia
  • Hamina, Finland
  • St. Ghislain, Belgium
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Frankfurt, Germany
  • Eemshaven, Netherlands
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Montréal, Canada
  • São Paulo, Brazil
  • Santiago, Chile
  • Council Bluffs, Iowa, USA
  • Moncks Corner, South Carolina, USA
  • Ashburn, Virginia, USA
  • The Dalles, Oregon, USA
  • Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
  • Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Easy To Set Up and Connect Your Databases With MyKinsta

Add and manage your databases with our award-winning MyKinsta dashboard. It makes spinning up databases and connecting to apps a breeze.

All your apps, databases, and managed WordPress sites can be administered in one place.

Simple Dashboard

Easily add a database and track its runtime, CPU usage, and memory usage all in one dashboard.

Easy Internal Connections

App + database? No problem! Connect them internally for the best possible performance and better security, at no extra cost.

Unlimited Users

Every MyKinsta account comes with unlimited users, perfect for a team of 1 or 100+.

Quick Access To Support

Our team is available to hop in at a moment’s notice. Get in touch directly in MyKinsta.

Standardized Terminology

We’ve worked hard to use the most common industry terminology in the interfaces, instead of creating new terms, so you can get right to work.

Run Your Databases on World-Class Infrastructure With No Complicated Setup

How We Do It

Our Database Hosting is powered by great technology and the wisdom that comes with experience.

  • We handle 1 billion+ visits a day on our infrastructure, that’s more than 7 billion page views, with a proven track record of stability, speed, and uptime.
  • We have 10 years of experience with web hosting.
  • 8 years of experience with Kubernetes and container technology.
  • 4 years of being an official Google Cloud Platform recommended PaaS.

Our Story

We host over 100,000 live web projects. We’ve learned the hard way how to help our customers succeed…at SCALE. Along the way, we found we weren’t happy with any of the web hosting solutions out there. So we built our own. We are obsessed with providing a great solution with the best possible support.

In the past 5 years, 97% of all support inquiries are solved with customers happy and satisfied.

Don’t Take It From Us.
Here’s What Our Customers Say.

Get Started for Free

Your first $20 worth of server resource hours are on us!

  • Quick deployment
  • Explore the platform
  • Go live and scale up when you’re ready

Help Center

Check out our Help Center for self-guided learning and answers to technical questions.

Get Involved

Help build the future of hosting. Get involved and let us know what languages you want supported and which frameworks you want to use. We’re listening — and we’re constantly making our Application Hosting service better.

Make Money (Every Month) With Kinsta

Earn 5% lifetime recurring commissions on referrals to Kinsta Application Hosting by sharing your affiliate link when recommending Kinsta to your clients, adding your affiliate link to GitHub repositories and deployment guides, inserting your affiliate ID when transferring a site, and much more!

Whether you’re a developer, agency owner, blogger, product manager, or running an open source project, share Kinsta to help others build better and faster. We’ll make it worth your while.

Customers Love Us

Why? For our commitment to cutting-edge technology, improving the developer experience, and expert support.

FAQ

Which Types of Databases Can I Use?

Our Database Hosting service supports Redis, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, and MySQL. You can connect Kinsta-hosted applications and your Kinsta-hosted databases all within our infrastructure for blazing fast speed and security. Learn more about setting up databases.

Can We Also Host Applications? Which Languages Can I Use?

We currently support Node.js, Ruby, Python, Java, Scala, PHP, and Go. When using one of these languages/frameworks, we’ll determine and set up the container image automatically. Or you can run almost any app by using your own custom Dockerfiles with a few more configuration steps. Learn more about setting up applications.

What Type of Support Does Kinsta Offer?

We offer 24/7/365 chat support. We average less than two minutes wait time for the first response. 97% of support inquiries are closed with the customer happy and satisfied. Your happiness is our number one priority.

Find out more about the scope of support here.

How Does the $20 off the First Month Work?

Sign up and it will automatically be added to your account. For a limited time, get $20 off your first month of Application Hosting and/or Database hosting. Your first $20 is on us!

The $20 starts depleting when you add your first app or database service on your MyKinsta dashboard, not when you sign up for your account.

Note: This $20 off the first month does not “roll over” to the second monthly cycle. For example, if you only use $8 within the first monthly billing cycle, you cannot keep the remaining $12 off for the next monthly billing cycle.

How Does Billing Work?

You only pay for the server resources your app/database used in a post-payment method. We charge monthly at the end of your billing cycle. All services are prorated to the second. This means you only pay for what you use each day. If you create a service and delete it after a day, you pay just for the time used on that day.

How Are Resources Calculated?

You are billed for server resources used (CPU cycles, RAM, build time). Your charges are based on the pod size you select.

How much server resources you use depends on how your database works (different processes consume different amounts) and the nature of the traffic (e.g., cacheable vs non-cacheable visits).

Which Payment Methods Do You Accept?

We accept these major credit/debit cards; Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, American Express, and Discover. Your payment info is stored and processed securely by Stripe and never touches our servers.

Will Taxes Be Included in My Monthly Invoice?

Yes, if it is required in your region. We will comply with local tax regulations for USA sales tax, EU and UK VAT, and GST in India. Learn more about your region below:

Am I Charged When I Enter My Credit Card?

No. You won’t be billed until the end of your first monthly billing cycle. At the end of your first month, you’ll be billed for the server resources you previously used.

Note: Managed WordPress hosting plans are pre-paid, unlike Application Hosting or Database Hosting plans which are post-paid. If you have a new or existing Managed WordPress plan, that will be billed at the beginning of your monthly billing cycle.

What Currency Will I Be Charged In?

You will be charged in US Dollars (USD). Your credit or debit card charge will be converted into your currency when deducted from your account.

Build, Deploy, Host, and Scale With Database Hosting Designed for You