drastically rethinking the way people build distributed applications

DBOS - The cloud-native operating system

Imagine Life with an OS built for the cloud

An OS implemented as a distributed DBMS results in a simpler stack with a smaller cyberattack surface area
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A new serverless compute experience

powered by DBOS
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Easier development

Serverless functions running on DBOS benefit from built-in statefulness, orchestration, durability, and time-travel debugging. Less code, no separate workflow tooling required.

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Simpler operations

Cloud-native DBOS replaces 35-year-old Linux and simplifies deployment by eliminating the need for containers, orchestration, and observability tooling. Fewer moving parts and lower cloud costs.

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Secure

DBOS minimizes infrastructure surface area, and therefore its vulnerabilities. Its unique approach to system state allows for nearly instantaneous cyberattack detection, blockage, and rollback.

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DBOS Reinvents cloud-native Development

DBOS is a revolutionary system software stack rooted in research from MIT and Stanford.

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built on a new os

The DBOS cloud platform runs OS services on top of the DBMS instead of the other way around. This "upside-down" approach is intrinsically simple, resilient, and secure because it leverages the robustness and scalability of modern databases.

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serverless that works

Build applications using a TypeScript framework built on the database that helps you develop applications that are reliable by default. You can try out DBOS  today, then serverlessly deploy your applications to the DBOS Cloud with the push of a button when it launches in early 2024.

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debugging made easy

Using the DBOS Time-Travel Debugger, you can “rewind time” to replay any scenario that occurred in a DBOS application for faster issue resolution.

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Cyber-resilient platform

By simplifying the cloud native stack, DBOS greatly reduces the attack surface of cloud applications. On top of that, DBOS enables self-detection of cyberattacks within seconds and can restore itself to a pre-attack state in minutes.

read the security Brief
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