Your Requirement

You want a database but do not have the necessary technical prerequisites in your institute. You lack either the hardware or the appropriate resources for the operation.

Our Offer

We offer you the opportunity of the hosting of MySQL and PostgreSQL databases at the GWDG. By request, we also host Oracle databases for you. For the operation of the databases you can use our database service. Your MySQL databases will be kept redundantly on different servers. Your PostgreSQL databases runs on a Server in the VMware Cluster.


The network to which access can be made must be specified and activated. On the user side a MySQL or PostgreSQL client or application software with integrated database driver must be available. Alternatively you can choose a web-based access via phpMyAdmin or respectively phpPgAdmin.

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