Getting started

There are a few options to get started with ThingsDB.

It’s Free!

Get your own playground for free at and continue reading at the chapter connect.

Build from source

Here is a tutorial explaining how to build the ThingsDB server from source code.


Want to use ThingsDB in Docker? Check out our Docker guide.

GKE (Google Kubernetes Engine)

The following link will explain how to deploy ThingsDB in GKE (Google Kubernetes Engine):