How to deploy PostgreSQL using Kubernetes

Date: 2018-09-06
Time: 14:30 - 15:20
Room: Cyril Magnin
Level: Intermediate

Postgres and Kubernetes is a powerful combination. Deploying a PostgreSQL cluster with Kubernetes is allows quick, effortless, and automated deployments. With the power and flexibility of K8s and Postgres you can deploy a cluster to any node in the cloud and have a highly available database customized to your needs in minutes. Using StatefulSets and Consul and Vault from Hashicorp, you can scale the number of Postgres replicas with a single command and handle leader election easily. Rolling upgrades with near zero downtime. Learn some of the intricacies of using K8s StatefulSets with Postgres.


Peter Tormey