Can Neon be Self-hosted?


One can run neon on the local machine without any servers, we have a special set of “e2e” tests doing exactly this: neon/test_runner at main · neondatabase/neon · GitHub

There’s a set of tools you need to run together to have a fully working system locally:

You don’t have to start them by hand though, there are two ways to manage those:

Pretty much the same way as the dev env could be started, the self hosted one could be.
One key difference that might help here is the Dockerfile that we have, we build images out of it and compute:

The images’ maintenance will become more structured with time, for now we only have latest x86 Docker images pushed for every code change in main.


Have you run Neon on Kubernetes? Are there any docs on this?