Postgres is a powerful, open source object-relational database that is highly customizable. It’s a feature-rich enterprise database with JSON support, giving you the best of both the SQL and NoSQL worlds. Databases for PostgreSQL makes PostgreSQL even better by managing it for you. Features include high availability, automated backup orchestration, and de-coupled scaling of storage, RAM, and vCPUs. Databases for PostgreSQL pricing is based on underlying disk, RAM, and optional vCPU allocation, as well as backup storage usage. The service is HIPAA-Ready and compliant with SOC 1 Type 1 and SOC 2 Type 1.
Compliance: SOC 2 Type 1, SOC 1 Type 1, HIPAA-ready, GDPR
Integration with IAM, Resource Groups, Activity Tracker, Monitoring and Key Protect
Data on disk, in motion, and backups are encrypted at rest
30 day backup retention on Cross-Regional IBM Cloud Object Storage
Independent scaling of Disk and RAM for serverless scaling