Data Source Types


Find out more about Postgres here.

Necessary Credentials

  • Hostname

    • The server where your database lives

    • Example:

  • Port

    • The port the database server uses

    • Example: 9440

  • Database

    • Name of the database you are connecting Explo to
    • Example: acme_production
  • Username

  • Password

Whitelisting Explo’s IPs

You may need to whitelist our Explo IP’s,,,and54.156.141.148

SSH Tunnels

You can connect to Postgres databases via an SSH tunnel if necessary. Check out this section on SSH tunnels to see how.


Please reach out to the Explo team at if you have any questions.