Get Started with Zilliz Cloud

Zilliz Cloud is currently in private preview for early access, available by invitation to select customers for testing and feedback before becoming more broadly available. To apply for early access, please fill out the form here.

Zilliz Cloud allows you to host and manage your vector data in the cloud. This overview page walks you through the basic operations with Zilliz Cloud database, including how to create a Zilliz Cloud account, deploy and connect to a vector database, insert data, and search within the vector database.

1. Create an account

Create an account in Zilliz Cloud with your email.

2. Deploy a free vector database

Create and deploy your first vector database. A small-scale Zilliz Cloud vector database is available for free to host and manage your vector data.

3. Whitelist your IP address

Add IP addresses to your IP whitelist to allow only devices from trusted IPs to connect to your vector database.

4. Connect to your vector database

Connect to your vector database with SDK, Milvus CLI, or Attu - a Zilliz Cloud GUI tool. You must connect to your vector database before performing any operations.

5. Insert vector data

Insert vector data to your vector database.

Conduct a vector search with your vector database.

7. Hello Zilliz Cloud

Learn what Zilliz Cloud can do by running the Hello Zilliz Cloud sample script.