Service Name


High level service description

The STACKIT PostgreSQL Flex Service (“PostgreSQL Flex”) provides managed instances of the object-relational database management system (DBMS) PostgreSQL. Customers can provision instances of PostgreSQL Flex in various sizes and use them in applications. In the process, it is possible to choose between a setup as a single or replica instance. Please note that the use of single instances in productive environments is not recommended. Replica instances, however, are intended for the productive workloads. The customer can meet increasing demand through in-place upgrades to larger instances (service plans). Automated backups ensure the recoverability of customer data. The storage space of the instance is not linked to service plans, enabling the customer to have a more precisely tailored database for their application.Kundendaten sicher. Der Speicherplatz der Instanz ist nicht an Service Plans gekoppelt, was dem Kunden das Einrichten einer passgenaueren Datenbank für seine Anwendung ermöglicht.

Key Features

Service Plans

Within the framework of the order, the customer has the option to choose from different service configurations. These mainly differ in their performance capabilities or storage capacity.



SLA Specifics


Backup ParameterCharacteristic
Recovery Point Objective (RPO)4 h
Recovery Time Objective (RTO)4 h
Retention Period (RP)30 days (Default)

Additional Terms