About Us

About Us

openGauss is an open source relational database management system that is released with the Mulan PSL v2. with the kernel built on Huawei’s years of experience in the database field and continuously provides competitive features tailored to enterprise-grade scenarios. In addition, openGauss is an open source database platform that encourages community contribution and collaboration.


At HUAWEI CONNECT 2019 on September 19, Huawei announced that its database product would go open source and named it as openGauss.

On June 30, 2020, the source code of the openGauss database went open source officially.


openGauss repository: https://gitee.com/opengauss

openGauss mirror repository: https://github.com/opengauss-mirror

Version Release

Currently, the openGauss is planned to be released every six months with a minor version and every year with a major version. The version lifecycle is temporarily set to three years.