A fully automated database service that makes it easy for all organizations to develop and deploy application workloads regardless of complexity, scale, or criticality. Oracle Autonomous Database’s converged engine supports diverse data types, simplifying application development and deployment from modeling and coding to ETL, database optimization, and data analysis. With machine learning–driven automated tuning, scaling, and patching, Autonomous Database delivers the highest performance, availability, and security for OLTP, analytics, batch, and Internet of Things (IoT) workloads. Built on Oracle Database and Oracle Exadata, Autonomous Database is available on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) for shared or dedicated deployments as well as on-premises with Exadata Cloud@Customer and Dedicated Region Cloud@Customer.
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Enabling businesses around the world
new Autonomous Database instances every month
Deploying complete data platforms
on average for each deployment
Serving demanding analytic and transaction workloads
queries an hour every day—see the latest stats1
Enhancing and maintaining your platforms
patches and updates in 2022 with zero scheduled downtime
Keeping your businesses running
availability—see it to believe it1
Helping you get business outcomes
new features and enhancements in 2022—discover them2
Learn how Oracle Autonomous Database eliminates the complexity of operating and securing Oracle Database, while giving customers the highest levels of performance, scalability, and availability.
Industry analysts at Nucleus Research ranked Oracle Autonomous Database #1 in recently published cloud data warehouse ratings, citing built-in support for multi-model data and multiple parallel workloads.
Discover how InfStones, an enterprise-grade PaaS blockchain infrastructure provider, was able to leverage Autonomous JSON Database to build a low-latency query service over billions of blockchain records.
Oracle was named a Leader in the “2022 Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud Database Management Systems” and scored highest in the 2022 Gartner "Critical Capabilities for Cloud Database Management Systems for Operational Use Cases."
Provisions highly available databases, configures and tunes for specific workloads, and scales compute resources when needed, all done automatically.Read the Autonomous Database strategy business brief (PDF)
Protect sensitive and regulated data automatically, patch your database for security vulnerabilities, and prevent unauthorized access—all with Oracle Autonomous Database.Read the business brief on the first self-securing database (PDF)
Detect and protect from system failures and user errors automatically and provide failover to standby databases with zero data loss.Read the technical brief on the first self-repairing database (PDF)
A fully automated database service optimized to run transactional, analytical, and batch workloads concurrently. To accelerate performance, it is preconfigured for row format, indexes, and data caching, while providing scalability, availability, transparent security, and real-time operational analytics. With Autonomous Database, application developers and DBAs can rapidly, easily, and cost-effectively develop and deploy applications without sacrificing functionality or ACID (atomicity, consistency, isolation, durability) properties.
Read Gartner Critical Capabilities for Cloud Database Management Systems for Operational Use Cases. See why Oracle is named a leader.
A fully automated cloud database service optimized for analytic workloads, including data marts, data warehouses, and data lakes. It is preconfigured with columnar format, partitioning, and large joins to simplify and accelerate database provisioning, extracting, loading, and transforming data; running sophisticated reports; generating predictions; and creating machine learning models. With Autonomous Database, data scientists, business analysts, and nonexperts can rapidly, easily, and cost-effectively discover business insights using data of any size and type.
Oracle Autonomous JSON Database (AJD) is a version of Oracle Autonomous Database exclusively for transactions and analytics on JSON data, and includes a MongoDB API.
APEX App Dev is built into Oracle Autonomous Database for developing and running transactional or analytic low-code apps. Build apps 38X faster than traditional coding.
Build and deploy machine learning models using built-in algorithms.
Apply pattern recognition, classification, and statistical analysis to large datasets.
Analyze geospatial data and offer insights to business opportunities across industries.
Build and deploy modern, data-driven applications 38X faster than regular coding.
Load and transform data, generate business models, and discover anomalies, and hidden patterns quickly.
Discover sensitive data, evaluate security risks, monitor, and enforce security controls automatically.
Wikibon finds Oracle Autonomous Database is 50% lower cost than AWSRead the report (PDF)
KuppingerCole: Oracle Autonomous Database is ranked #1 overall for Cloud Database and Big Data securityRead the report (PDF)
IDC: Oracle Autonomous Database provides 417% ROIRead the report
Learn how Oracle customers are using Oracle Autonomous Database to transform their businesses by redefining database management through machine learning and automation.
Use autoprovisioning and autotuning to simplify the creation and optimization of all data stores in the cloud. Start with the lowest cost and commitment, and autoscale as the business grows.
IDC report: Autonomous Database enables a 455% ROI for d.light (PDF)
IDC report: AI-Based Automation for Database Management (PDF)
Why customers choose Oracle Autonomous Database over Amazon Redshift
Protect sensitive data and accelerate compliance with Oracle Data Safe, a database security cloud service that's included with Autonomous Database, in addition to zero-downtime patching, always-on encryption, and more.
Learn more about the security benefits of Autonomous Database (PDF)
Use Autonomous Database to build, evaluate, and easily deploy machine learning models.
Read the Harvard Business Review report on intelligent automation
Autonomous Database's 99.995% availability3 service level agreement (SLA) includes the complete database service lifecycle. Most cloud vendor database services exclude downtime resulting from key lifecycle operations, such as planned maintenance or downtime due to crashes in the underlying database engine. Autonomous Database offers end-to-end financially backed SLAs covering performance, availability, and manageability of services.
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Read the Oracle PaaS and IaaS public cloud services pillar report (PDF)
Technical brief series: The industry's first self-repairing database (PDF)
Leverage Oracle Database Autonomous Recovery Service to improve operational efficiency with automated backup, enhanced data protection metrics including real-time recoverability status, and fast, predictable recovery.
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Autonomous Database services offer multiple deployment possibilities for lowest cost, operational control, and isolation.
Dave McCarthy, Research Vice President, Cloud and Edge Infrastructure Services, IDC
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3. The SLA for 99.995% availability assumes the use of Oracle Autonomous Data Guard. The SLA is 99.95% when Autonomous Data Guard isn’t enabled.