Turso is an edge-hosted, distributed database based on libSQL, an open-source and open-contribution fork of SQLite. It was designed to minimize query latency for applications where queries come from anywhere in the world. In particular, it works well with edge functions provided by cloud platforms such as CloudFlare, Netlify, and Vercel, by putting your data geographically close to the code that accesses it.
- Install and learn to use the Turso CLI
- Access Turso using the libSQL client libraries
- Follow along with Turso tutorials
Learn more about Turso
Watch this video presentation to learn more about the origin of Turso and libSQL, and the problems they were designed to solve. This presentation was given to collegiate level web development students, but is accessible to a wider audience.