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What is the Temporal Platform?

The Temporal Platform consists of a Temporal Cluster and Worker Processes. Together these components create a runtime for Workflow Executions.

The Temporal Platform (runtime)

The Temporal Platform (runtime)

The Temporal Cluster is open source and can be operated by you. The Temporal Cloud is a set of Clusters operated by us.

Worker Processes are hosted by you and execute your code. They communicate with a Temporal Cluster via gRPC.

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