ScyllaDB Operator 1.3

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

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

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

The most important changes are:

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

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

Getting started with ScyllaDB Operator:

  • ScyllaDB Operator Documentation
  • Learn how to deploy ScyllaDB on Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) here
  • Learn how to deploy ScyllaDB on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Engine (EKS) here
  • Learn how to deploy ScyllaDB 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 ScyllaDB User Slack.

17 Jun 2021