The open-source edition of EventStoreDB is available on multiple platforms including Windows, Ubuntu, and Docker.
Choose between our current releases below to get started.
We generally recommend using the latest LTS release for production projects. You can find out more about our release/support schedule here.
EventStoreDB open-source edition is permissively licensed under the 3-clause BSD license.
You can find the license here.
Choose the release you would like to use above, then follow the instructions to download the version for your chosen platform.
You will be presented with basic getting-started instructions to download, install, and run EventStoreDB Server with a basic developer configuration.
When you have the database server running, you can continue to install and use one of our gRPC client SDKs to interact with the database from your application code.