Documentation Overview - ArangoDB the native multi-model, open-source database


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Foxx Framework

Foxx is a framework that allows you to write data-centric microservices.

ArangoDB Oasis: Cloud Service for ArangoDB

ArangoDB Oasis provides fully hosted, managed, and monitored cluster deployments of any size, with enterprise-grade security. Focus on your application; our specialists take care of the rest.

First steps

Learn everything you need to know to get started with ArangoDB: create your first collection, insert data and run queries.


Follow the instructions in our detailed “How-to” guide to install ArangoDB. It will only take a minute!

Intro to AQL

AQL is a single SQL-like query language for all data models of the database. No more juggling between various technologies – one DB, one language is all you need.

Take a peek at the performance

Wondering what performance you can expect from ArangoDB? Take a look at the performance blog series. The complete test-setup is open source and is available on Github.

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Compare ArangoDB to others

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