can I have Database in App Platform?


I wanted to know that in App Platform’s Starter Plan, can I’ve Database in the Hosting? also can I host Dynamic Web Apps in App Platform’s Starter Plan?

please help me

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April 3, 2022

Hi @DhavalVira,

App Platform by itself does not come with a Database solution. Having said that, you can use DigitalOcean’s Managed database product which works really well hand in hand with the App Platform. You can check the following links:

It’s really good as you won’t have to manage anything, just import the data to your DB and you are good to go.

Bobby Iliev
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April 3, 2022


Yes, you can use a Managed Database with the App Platform as described here:

Hope that this helps!



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