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

    • Note that Explo only supports the Clickhouse Native Protocol and other common Clickhouse ports will not work.

  • Database

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

  • Password

Allowlisting Explo’s IPs

You may need to allowlist egress IPs for your Connectivity Region.

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 [email protected] if you have any questions.