Where to get Exasol on AWS?

 Two different versions are available via the AWS marketplace:


Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG)

The usage is billed via the marketplace on a hourly basis. This offerings contains community support (https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B01FXIPXV4)

Bring-Your-Own-License (BYOL)

A separate contract and a corresponding license file are required to operate this product (https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B01IVOPPN8)


(info) We recommend reading the getting started guides before launching a database system.

Solutions and further technical information on this page are valid for both, the PAYG and the BYOL version. 

Getting started

Single node installation

If you just want to quickly start with a single-node database via AWS Marketplace or AWS Console please refer to refer to this guide 

Cluster Installation

An Exasol cluster can be conveniently installed using our CloudFormation template:  

Support & Troubleshooting

This offer includes assistance from the Exasol Community (Community Support) and access to the Exasol Solution Center.

For troubleshooting & and information on how to register for community support please refer to  and to the solution documents listed below.

More Information 

Recommendations for using Exasol on AWS

Storage Configuration

Exasol AMI: Determine AMI ID and activate AMI for manual launch

    The AMI-ID can be found in the AWS Marketplace offering:

  1. Access https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B01FXIPXV4 (Pay-As-You-Go, community support only) or https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B01IVOPPN8 (Bring-Your-Own-License)
  2. Select "Continue"
  3. Select "Manual Launch"
  4. Select "Accept Software Terms" ( (warning) Otherwise you will not be able to succesfully launch the AMI)
  5. The AMI-ID can be found on the "Manual Launch" tab

Release Notes

Upgrade Information

Further Documentation & Tools

For clients, drivers and the standard Exasol manual, please visit the Exasol User Portal

Please note that AWS specific information can be only found in this section and is not contained in the standard user manual.