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Aerospike Vector Search (AVS)

Aerospike Vector Search (AVS) is an extension to the Aerospike database that enables searches across very large datasets stored in Aerospike. This new service lives outside of Aerospike and builds an index to perform those searches.


AVS is currently in preview. To use AVS, you need access to a product preview environment or a feature-key file with the vector-service enabled. Fill out this form to request access. In addition, note the following:

  • This documentation is continuing to be developed.
  • Bugs, breaking changes to APIs, and changes to improve performance are still expected.
  • For help with AVS, send an email to
  1. Get started with one of the available installation options.
  2. Learn about AVS Architecture.
  3. Get familiar with the Python client.