The Best Microsoft Access Alternative

Migrate Any MS Access Database to the
Cloud in Minutes!

Bring Microsoft Access Online With Caspio

Caspio’s pioneering no-code platform includes a powerful online database that makes Access users feel right at home. We are the only platform that provides all the best features of MS Access — with the added capabilities of the cloud.

Intuitive Database Interface

Caspio provides a familiar database-centric interface similar to Microsoft Access. It includes all the essential data types, filtering tools, built-in expressions and other sophisticated database features.

Visual Table Relationships

Use visual drag-and-drop tools to create data links similar to how it’s done in Access. Create one-to-many and many-to-many relationships using primary and foreign keys across multiple database tables.

Point-and-Click Wizards

Quickly build interactive forms, reports and charts on top of your data. Launch new database apps quickly and easily with Caspio’s guided development wizards inspired by Microsoft Access.

Migrate From Access in 3 Easy Steps

Import your Microsoft Access databases into Caspio in just a few clicks. No installation required. Once your data is uploaded, start building custom web interfaces fast and deploy them online. It’s that simple.

Step 1: Import Your Access Files

Upload your Access files and quickly import multiple databases using Caspio’s point-and-click wizards.

Step 2: Configure Your Tables

Review your data types and create the necessary table relationships in an environment similar to MS Access.

Step 3: Build Powerful Web Apps

Create multi-user web interfaces with Caspio's visual application builder.
No coding required!

Why Bring Your Access Database to the Cloud?

Say goodbye to outdated legacy systems and data silos, and start collaborating in the cloud using a no-code database application platform. Caspio empowers businesses of all sizes to escape the limitations of Microsoft Access.



    Caspio eliminates all user caps, allowing your entire organization to work on one platform at no extra cost.



    Experience optimal response times with any number of concurrent users accessing
    your database.



    Publish your custom databases and apps on any website, intranet, portal or CMS —
    including SharePoint.



    Leverage enterprise-grade compliance requirements to ensure the security, privacy and governance of your data.



    Grow your database according to your needs. Caspio automatically scales to meet
    usage spikes.



    Build feature-rich web applications using intuitive point-and-click and
    drag-and-drop tools.



    Integrate popular cloud services such as Office 365, Active Directory, OneDrive and over 2,000 third-party applications.



    No need to be an expert in SQL or to add automations and workflows. Just point and click!

One Platform, Infinite Possibilities

With Caspio, the range of cloud database apps you can create is limited only by your imagination. Here are some popular use cases built by business professionals across all industries and departments.

Build Your First Online Database App Today!

Want to start turning your Access database files into custom cloud applications without writing code? Watch our 5-part video tutorial on how to migrate MS Access online.

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to:

  • Import Access Databases Online: Natively upload Access records and database tables into Caspio. Furthermore, our Access-inspired interface makes it easy to add new tables and import Excel spreadsheets among other files.

  • Build a Login Screen for Your App: Password-protect the data and forms within your app using custom authentications. Caspio allows you to build sophisticated user-level management systems with different permissions and privilages.

  • Generate Smart Web-Based Reports: Once you import data into Caspio, point-and-click wizards guide you through the process of creating real-time reports with record level security, allowing individual users to only view relevant data.

  • Visualize Data With Dynamic Charts: Quickly put together simple yet powerful charts for your Caspio application. Choose from a wide variety of options that include pie charts, bar graphs, sales funnels and more.

  • Create Forms for Data Submissions: With Caspio, you can build web forms for inserting new data or updating existing information. This allows you to operate on a self-service system for different use cases like capturing and viewing comments.

  • Deploy Microsoft Access Online: Embed your Caspio apps on any intranet, website or mobile site for 24/7 access to your application from any computer or device, anywhere in the world. Now your Access database can truly be in the cloud.

Migrate Access Databases to the Cloud

What Our Customers Say

For over 20 years, Caspio has been perfecting how businesses capture, share and manage data securely. Find out why our customers love working with us and why we have 5-star ratings on Gartner and Capterra.

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Now that we have Caspio, our productivity is through the roof. We crush our development timelines.
Michael Gray
CEO & Owner
Gray Project Solutions
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Caspio hits all the sweet spots. You can use the visual app builder or inject code if needed. It’s the best of both worlds.
Paul Woolsey
Apps Manager
J-W Power Company
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We’ve built hundreds of cloud database applications using Caspio. It’s simply the best platform on the market!
Greg Coiro
Direct Line Cruises

Your MS Access Migration Questions Answered

Can I migrate my legacy database online?

Yes! You can migrate legacy databases like MS Access to the cloud. Caspio makes the process seamless and straightforward. With just a few clicks, you’ll be able to import your records into Caspio’s online database. From there, you’ll be able to build powerful applications and deploy them to any website, intranet, portal
or CMS.

How do I import my MS Access data to Caspio’s cloud database?

All you need to do is log into your Caspio account and go through the import wizard, where you can map out your fields and data types. And then, in just a few clicks, import all your tables and data to the Caspio platform. You get a familiar database-centric interface similar to MS Access, so you can hit the ground running and easily build web apps on top of your cloud-based data.

Is there a better alternative to MS Access?

Yes! Caspio is a scalable online platform designed with Access users in mind and is an ideal MS Access alternative. Bring your databases to the cloud and transcend on-prem limitations in a familiar environment, all without writing a single line of code. Thousands of Caspio users around the world build database solutions 10-20x faster than using traditional development methods.

What can Caspio do that MS Access can’t?

The biggest advantage to using Caspio is the ability to manage your data in the cloud. Aside from securing your sensitive data with enterprise-grade infrastructure, Caspio’s no-code development platform also allows you to build custom applications and integrate them with third-party cloud apps. Finally, Caspio supports unlimited app users and app creators so you can promote collaboration and democratize app development across your entire organization.

What are some disadvantages of MS Access?

Given that projects require constant collaboration and high data usage across multiple locations, MS Access fails to address issues concerning data silos, performance at scale and online availability, to name a few. Access databases are best suited for smaller personal projects limited to a single on-prem workstation.

After migrating from Access to Caspio, will my application’s performance be affected?

Expect excellent performance from your Caspio database, even with thousands of users accessing your data concurrently. Caspio supports unlimited app builders and users. Collaborate across the entire organization on a fast and massively scalable platform without being charged per user or compromising speed.

Do I need to learn a new programming language to move my MS Access database to Caspio?

Absolutely not. You can quickly import your Access database and build cloud-based apps using Caspio’s point-and-click tools. No coding required.

Ready to Get Started?

Move your Access databases online today!


Ready to Get Started?

Move your Access databases online today!