MariaDB SkySQL

Overview

MariaDB SkySQL is a cloud database service (DBaaS) from MariaDB Corporation:

  • MariaDB SkySQL delivers MariaDB Enterprise, a comprehensive data platform for modern applications

  • MariaDB SkySQL runs on expert-maintained cloud infrastructure

  • Questions? See our FAQ or contact us

  • Latest release: 2022-05-05 (What's New?)

Get Started

Our guided walkthrough will get you started quick, launching your first SkySQL service then connecting, loading data, and querying your database.

SkySQL Services

SkySQL services are optimized for your workload:

Topology

Use Case

Distributed Transactions

Read/write scale applications with high concurrency and availability

Replicated Transactions

Read scale applications with high availability

Single Node Transactions

Smaller datasets with moderate concurrency

Multi-Node Analytics

Run complex analytical queries on large datasets

Single Node Analytics

Run complex analytical queries

SkySQL Documentation

Topics

Topic

Contents

Get Started

  • This guided walkthrough will get you started quick, launching your first SkySQL service then connecting, loading data, and querying your database.

Features and Concepts

  • This SkySQL overview explains how to select the SkySQL service optimized for your use case, and how SkySQL can be tailored to your specific business requirements.

Service Management

  • These operating instructions for SkySQL services detail:

    • How to launch services

    • How to manage services

    • How to monitor services and access log data

    • How to understand server status and service status

    • How to access billing information

    • How to configure available options

Connect and Query

  • Connect quickly and securely to your SkySQL services with instructions for:

    • Desktop clients

    • Command-line scripts

    • C

    • C++

    • Java

    • Java R2DBC

    • Node.js

    • ODBC API

    • Python

    • Business Intelligence platforms

Data Operations

  • Data operations ensure the availability and integrity of data. Detailed information and instructions explain:

    • Automated nightly backups

    • Self-service manual backups

    • Restoring from backups

    • Exporting data

    • Importing data

    • Replication

Migration

  • Migrate to MariaDB SkySQL

Security

  • MariaDB SkySQL incorporates features focused on enterprise governance, risk, compliance (GRC) and information security (infosec) requirements. Here we detail:

    • User accounts

    • Permissions

    • Encryption

    • Allowlists

    • Audit features

SQL Reference

  • Detailed reference and examples for:

    • Localization with character sets and collations

Interfaces

Detailed reference is provided for each SkySQL interface:

Assistance