Scylla Operator 1.3

The Scylla team is pleased to announce the release of Scylla Operator 1.3.

Scylla Operator is an open source project which helps users of Scylla Open Source and Scylla Enterprise run Scylla on Kubernetes. The Scylla operator manages Scylla clusters deployed to Kubernetes and automates tasks related to operating a Scylla cluster, like installation, scale out and downscale, as well as rolling upgrades.

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Scylla Operator 1.3 brings many improvements, bug fixes, and support for the latest Scylla Enterprise 2021.1!

The most important changes are:

  • Scylla Manager Agent auth token is automatically provisioned which improves security of Scylla API (#605)
  • In-cluster communication use correct DNS names (#576)
  • Schema agreement is validated using REST API – enabling CQL authentication no longer breaks Scylla version upgrades (#603)
  • Users may dynamically grant additional k8s RBAC roles to Scylla Operator Pods (#467)

You can find more features and bug fixes in the GitHub release notes.

Getting started with Scylla Operator:

  • Scylla Operator Documentation
  • Learn how to deploy Scylla on Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) here
  • Learn how to deploy Scylla on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Engine (EKS) here
  • Learn how to deploy Scylla on a Kubernetes Cluster here (including MiniKube example)

Want to help?

Follow the guides, use the operator and share your feedback!

Open an issue, or join the #kubernetes channel of Scylla User Slack.

17 Jun 2021