Starting at $0/mo
Databases are multi-ingress: use them from any cloud, PaaS, or your local computer. It is easy to connect from common languages & frameworks including Rails, Django, PHP, and Java: configuration strings are generated for them automatically. The starter tier provides expected up time of 99.5% and is well suited for development and hobby applications, with the production tier offering an expected up time of 99.95% for serious production applications.
Scale vertically by choosing from a range of plans . Plans differ based on the size of their hot-data-set, the portion of data available and optimized on-the-fly in high speed RAM. When the time comes, scale horizontally by adding read-only followers that stay up-to-date with the master database.