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Welcome to the Exasol User Documentation area. Here you will find manuals and guides for planning, using and operating Exasol databases and cluster. 


A high-level overview of EXASOL architecture, and information about hardware requirements and the certification process.

Planning Guide

A comprehensive guide to designing the Exasol environment from sizing of license, hardware and network to planning for business continuity.

Installation Guide

A step-by-step guide to installing and configuring Exasol.

Upgrade Guide

A step-by-step guide to upgrade Exasol from an earlier release to the latest release. Supported upgrade paths are as follows:

Database User Manual

An overview of EXASOL Database and user interfaces, and the extent to which the SQL language is supported.

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