The practice of running databases in containers continues to grow in popularity. As a Technical Account Manager at Percona, I get asked regularly about our Percona Distribution for MySQL Operator. Additionally, I’m asked what I’m seeing in the industry in terms of adoption. In most cases, the questions stem around new deployments. Our DBaaS tool (currently in Technical Preview) makes launching a new cluster in a Kubernetes deployment trivial.
Once the operator completes and verifies the setup, the UI displays the endpoint and credentials and you are on your way. Voila! You now have a cluster, behind a load balancer, that you can access from within your k8s cluster or …[Read more]