Welcome to Timescale Forge! Timescale Forge is a cloud-native TimescaleDB as a service that is easy to get started and powerful enough for the most demanding scenarios.
This tutorial will walk you through setting up your Timescale Forge account and completing your first tutorial project.
Sign up for Timescale Forge by visiting forge.timescale.com.
Provide your full name, email address, and a strong password to start:
You will need to confirm your account by clicking the link you receive via email. If you do not receive this link, please first check your spam folder and, failing that, please contact us.
After you complete account verification, you can visit the Timescale Forge console and login with your credentials.
To begin, click 'Create service'.
After you select 'Create service', you will see confirmation of your service account and password information. You should save the information in this confirmation screen in a safe place:
Operationsmenu in the service dashboard.
It will take a couple minutes for your service to be provisioned. When your database is
ready for connection, you should see a green
Running label above the service in the
Select any service to view service details. You can obtain connection, configuration, and utilization information. In addition, you can reset the password for your service, power down or power up any service (which stops or starts your compute, although your storage persists), or delete a service altogether.
Congratulations! You are now up and running with Timescale Forge. In order to familiarize yourself with the features and capabilities of the product, we recommend that you complete the Getting Started tutorial.
Read about TimescaleDB features in our documentation:
You’re now on your way to a great start with Timescale!
You will have an unthrottled, 30-day free trial with Timescale Forge to continue to test your use case. Before the end of your trial, we encourage you to add your credit card information. This will ensure a smooth transition after your trial period concludes.
We’re excited to play a small part in helping you build a best-in-class time-series application or monitoring tool. If you have any questions, please feel free to join our community Slack group or contact us directly.
Now, it's time to forge!
Timescale Forge is a versatile hosting service that provides a growing list of advanced features for your PostgreSQL and time-series data workloads.
Please see additional documentation on how to: