Astra DB

Build, scale real-time apps from any cloud

Reduce app development from weeks to minutes. Start for free and scale without limits. Build on the multi-cloud DBaaS based on Apache Cassandra®

Multi-Cloud DBaaS, Global Scale, Zero Ops

Discover how Astra DB gives you the freedom to deploy on-demand without the operational burden, so you can focus on delivering code.

Benefits

Deliver real-time applications fast

Build in any language

Create real-time data applications easily with the language and APIs you already love, from . Build flexible query patterns using globally-distributed relational indexes.

Build in any language

Global Scale

Serverless architecture scales from zero to petabytes of data based on demand without compromising performance.

Enhanced high availability delivered with data replication across regions, data centers, and availability zones.

Global Scale

Zero Operations

Eliminate the time and effort of installing, operating, upgrading, and scaling.

Use Astra CLI or DevOps RESTAPI for Advanced CI/CD.

Reduce costs by as much as compared to self-managed Apache Cassandra.

Zero Operations

Zero lock-in

Deploy on multiple clouds including , or and keep compatibility with open-source Cassandra. Retain data sovereignty requirements by using multiple regions.

Zero lock-in

Enterprise security

Protect your data with Private Link, IP Access Controls, Single Sign-On, application tokens, and Data Encryption. Compliance for SOC2, PCI and other regulations.

Enterprise security

Extensibility

Extend with Change Data Capture () to Astra Streaming and downstream systems across search, analytics and more.

Extensibility

Developers

Accelerate development with APIs

Stargate API gateway integrated with Astra DB makes it easier to build for maximum flexibility with the APIs of your choice.

REST APIs
curl --request POST \
      --url https://${ASTRA_DB_ID}-${ASTRA_DB_REGION}.apps.astra.datastax.com/api/rest/v2/schemas/keyspaces/${ASTRA_DB_KEYSPACE}/tables \
      --header 'content-type: application/json' \
      --header "x-cassandra-token: ${ASTRA_DB_APPLICATION_TOKEN}" \
      --data 
'{"name":"rest_example_products","ifNotExists":true,"columnDefinitions": [ 
{"name":"id","typeDefinition":"uuid","static":false}, 
{"name":"productname","typeDefinition":"text","static":false},
{"name":"description","typeDefinition":"text","static":false}, 
{"name":"price","typeDefinition":"decimal","static":false}, {"name":"created","typeDefinition":"timestamp","static":false}],"primaryKey": 
{"partitionKey":["id"]},"tableOptions":{"defaultTimeToLive":0}}'

Migrations

Easily migrate your data and apps with zero downtime

Automated self-service migration

Thinking about migrating to Astra DB? Use Zero Downtime Migration (ZDM) yourself to migrate easily to Astra DB.

Automated self-service migration

Get a migration assessment

DataStax can also help you with personalized sizing and TCO and build a customized migration plan with you.

Get a migration assessment

Real-Time Data in Action

“Personalization can be hard, but it is essential for our team and for our business. Getting it right takes a mix of data science, infrastructure, and customer value. DataStax Astra DB supports our performance and availability needs from our Cassandra clusters, and helps us deliver recommendations that our customers think are valuable.”

Espen Amble Kolstad
Senior Developer at FINN.no

“We have an agile development culture with a sophisticated continuous improvement and continuous delivery (CICD) pipeline. With the DataStax platform and the synergies of the APIs with our microservices architecture, we can analyze results and iterate quickly to adjust areas that need improvement and more effectively capitalize on success."

Joo Lee
CTO and Partner at Endowus

“Astra DB is key to powering dynamic AI capabilities for making decisions based on model outputs, then getting this information back to the edge devices so action can be taken immediately.”

Ara Bederjikian
President at Titanium Intelligent Solutions

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Astra DB

Reduce app development time from weeks to minutes and start scaling without limits.