Hosting Neo4j in the Cloud Do you want to deploy Neo4j to the cloud? This section features guides and tutorials to help you understand the available options. Topics include: Deploying on Amazon EC2 Deploying on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Deploying… Read more →
Hosting Neo4j in the Cloud
Do you want to deploy Neo4j to the cloud? This section features guides and tutorials to help you understand the available options.
- Deploying on Amazon EC2
- Deploying on Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
- Deploying on Microsoft Azure
- Deploying on other PaaS
- Cloud Hosting Providers
Guide → Amazon EC2
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service that provides secure, resizable compute capacity in the cloud. It is designed to make web-scale cloud computing easier for developers.
Starting from version 3.2.0, Neo4j can be installed from the AWS marketplace.
If you’re using an earlier version, installing Neo4j on any Debian or Ubuntu system can be accomplished by following the instructions on our Debian Repository.
Guide → Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Google Cloud Platform, offered by Google, is a suite of cloud computing services that runs on the same infrastructure that Google uses internally for its end-user products, such as Google Search and YouTube. Alongside a set of management tools, it provides a series of modular cloud services including computing, data storage, data analytics and machine learning.
Running on Google Cloud is easy, and you have three options, depending on what you want to do.
A free test drive is available, which takes you through the basics of how to run Neo4j, access data using Cypher. The test drive provides guided walk-throughs of use cases for graph databases. Once you launch your test drive, you’ll be provided with a user guide explaining key concepts, use cases, and features. The user guide will walk you through a series of labs to help you tour the product and learn key concepts.
Follow these instructions to launch a single instance from an image in minutes, with just a few commands.
Neo4j Enterprise is registered in Google’s Cloud Launcher, and users can launch a causal cluster in minutes.
For a walkthrough on how to use the Google Cloud Launcher, please consult the guide to deploying Neo4j Causal Clusters on GCP.
Guide → Microsoft Azure
Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing service created by Microsoft for building, deploying, and managing applications and services through a global network of Microsoft-managed data centers.
It provides software as a service, platform as a service and infrastructure as a service and supports many different programming languages, tools and frameworks, including both Microsoft-specific and third-party software and systems.
Guide → Cloud Hosting Providers
There are a number of companies that provide hosting of Neo4j instances in the cloud. This guide explains the available offerings.