The goal of the remote replica is to provide a read-only instance of your managed PostgreSQL service in another, geographically diverse region. 

To set up a remote replica:

  1. Log in to the Aiven web console.

  2. Select the PostgreSQL instance where you want to create a remote replica.

  3. Click Create read replica.

  4. Enter a name for the remote replica and select the cloud provider, region, and Aiven for PostgreSQL service plan that you want to use.

  5. Click Create.

The remote replica is created and added to the list of services in your project. The Overview page of the replica indicates the name of the primary service for the replica.

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