The topic I’m presenting addresses a growing and unfulfilled need: the ability to run stateful workloads in Kubernetes. Running stateless applications is now considered a solved problem. However, it’s currently not practical to put databases like MySQL in containers, give them to Kubernetes, and expect it to manage their life cycles.
Sugu Sougoumarane, CTO of Planetscale and creator of Vitess
Vitess addresses this need by providing all the necessary orchestration and safety, and it has multiple years of mileage to show for it. Storage is the last piece of the puzzle that needs to be solved in Kubernetes, and it’s exciting to see people look towards Vitess to fill this gap.
Who’d benefit most from the presentation?
Anybody that’s looking to move to Kubernetes and is wondering about what to do about their data is the perfect audience. Needless to say, vitess …[Read more]