a9s PostgreSQL for PCF

On-Demand Dedicated PostgreSQL Clusters

Compatible with PAS, PKS

Compatible with PAS
Can be consumed by apps on PAS

Compatible with PKS
Can be consumed by apps on PKS

Compatible with Standalone PKS
Runs on PKS with no dependency on PAS

As Pivotal Cloud Foundry allows you to deploy, scale and keep your applications running with very little effort, a9s PostgreSQL for PCF allows you to create, scale and monitor on demand provisioned PostgreSQL clusters with the same simplicity. The a9s PostgreSQL service is a seamless integration so that Pivotal Cloud Foundry users can provision and manage PostgreSQL instances using the Pivotal Cloud Foundry Apps Manager or the Cloud Foundry CLI.

Easily Provision Dedicated PostgreSQL Instances

Easily provision highly available and dedicated three-VM PostgreSQL clusters and single VM instances with a single command.

Gain Access to Common Data Services

anynines PostgreSQL is included in the anynines Data Service Kickstart Bundle. This Bundle allows you to use a growing list of services with a single licence. The bundle currently includes a9s MongoDB, a9s PostgreSQL, a9s RabbitMQ, a9s Redis, and the a9s Elasticsearch services.

Significantly Reduce Operation Costs

Full lifecycle automation takes care of provisioning, logging, monitoring, fast failover, self-healing, security and backups.

a9s PostgreSQL Data Service for PCF

anynines has experience in operating highly available, distributed systems for over 10 years. Since 2013 anynines is among the first Pivotal Cloud Foundry partners worldwide. By training and consulting large enterprise customers, anynines has learned early how production grade data services need to be designed.



Option for fully automated management of the service on Pivotal Cloud Foundry. Monitoring, failure recovery, and software updates with zero-to-minimal downtime.

Plan migrations. Developers can resize deployments by changing their service plans as needed and resource requirements change.

Version choice. Operators can let developers choose between multiple versions of the software when creating an instance.

The service is documented with instructions for setup and operation.

Supports high availability against internal service failures to minimize downtime for bound applications.

Multi-Availability Zone support. Make use of multiple availability zones in cloud deployments to support failover.

Get visibility into details of service operation through standard monitoring and logging tools for products and Pivotal Cloud Foundry.

Developers have control over when to upgrade to new versions, subject to policies set by operators, so that app modifications and downtime can be managed.

“With the anynines Data Service Kickstart Bundle, we provide a faster time to market by offering the most important data services with just a single license.“

Julian Fischer, CEO, anynines


anynines PostgreSQL ships with an on-demand service broker and by installing a9s Consul and a9s BOSH for PCF, a highly available service discovery system as well as a dedicated BOSH is used for the provisioning of PostgreSQL instances.

An infrastructure-agnostic failover is performed via a9s Consul for PCF.