This topic describes how to create a PolarDB for PostgreSQL cluster, configure the basic settings, and connect to the cluster. You can familiarize yourself with the process of purchasing and using a PolarDB cluster.


To purchase, create, and use a PolarDB cluster, perform the following steps:

  1. Create a cluster.
  2. Set IP address whitelists for a cluster.
  3. Create a database account.
  4. Check the default values of and configure cluster parameters.
  5. View or apply for an endpoint.
  6. Connect to a cluster.