Elasticsearch on Demand.

Bonsai is a fully managed, highly scalable search engine.

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Thousands of businesses choose Bonsai to index and search billions of records without having to worry about configuring, monitoring or scaling the servers.

Why Bonsai?

Easy Setup
Launch a Bonsai cluster in minutes without ever having to worry about setting up servers yourself.

Solid Reliability
Gain peace of mind that all production clusters are replicated on three nodes across three different datacenters, and are backed up offsite hourly.

Blazingly Fast Performance
Each production cluster leverages local SSDs and smart connection management to ensure timely search results and indexing.

Rapid Scale
Scale on demand as your app grows. We'll help you seamlessly upgrade and downgrade without any downtime.

Zero Maintenance
Focus on your app. We’ll take care of all upgrades, server maintenance, and security patches under the hood.

Knowledgeable Support
Questions? Our team has managed search and distributed systems for some of the biggest sites in the software industry since 2009. We're here to help.

Launch a cluster in less than 5 minutes, completely free.