Difficulty: Beginner
Estimated Time: 5

Getting Started with Astra

Hello and welcome to getting started with Astra!

The first step is to navigate to https://astra.datastax.com/register and sign up for an account!

Astra Sign Up Page

Once you're signed up, onward!

Congratulations! You've just completed the first step on the path to becoming an Astra database whiz!

In this quick scenario we've covered sign up, database creation, and where key pieces of information are that we'll need for subsequent steps.

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Creating an Astra Database

Step 1 of 3

Create your Astra Database

First Login

When you log in the first time you'll find yourself looking at the main Astra details screen. It'll look like this, which I've outlined in red the specific values you'll now want to fill in.

First time create database screen.

Once those are filled in click on launch database.

Filled out.