|Deployment Type||Suggested for||Setup time||Multi-machine?||Auto healing?||Monitoring?|
|Single-container server||Local testing||60 seconds||No||No||No|
|Docker Compose||Small & medium production deployments||5 minutes||Not Supported||No||Yes|
|Kubernetes||Medium & large highly-available cluster deployments||30 minutes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
- If you’re just starting out, we recommend running Sourcegraph locally. It takes only a few minutes and lets you try out all of the features.
- If you need scalability and high-availability beyond what a single-node Docker Compose can offer, use the Kubernetes cluster deployment option, instead.
Use the resource estimator to find a good starting point for your deployment.