Share with friends and colleagues on social media

Etcd is a distributed data store that is used for example by Kubernetes to store the state of a running cluster. The data stores key-value pairs across multiple machines so that failures of a single machine are handled.

Etcd has been written for distributed systems like Kubernetes as a fault-tolerant and reliable data base. Clients can easily watch certain keys and get notified when their values change which allows scaling to a large number of clients that can reconfigure themselves when a value changes.

So far etcd has been an independent project and got now added to the CNCF as an incubating project ! Congratulations, etcd team!

At SUSE we include etcd as an essential part of our Kubernetes distribution SUSE CaaS Platform.

Share with friends and colleagues on social media
Tags: , , ,
Category: Cloud Computing, Containers as a Service, Kubernetes, SUSE CaaS Platform
This entry was posted Tuesday, 11 December, 2018 at 5:50 pm
You can follow any responses to this entry via RSS.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

No comments yet