Kubernetes Operator for Scylla (Pre-release version
Scylla is a close-to-the-hardware rewrite of Cassandra in C++. It features a shared nothing architecture that enables true linear scaling and major hardware optimizations that achieve ultra-low latencies and extreme throughput. It is a drop-in replacement for Cassandra and uses the same interfaces.
To quickly deploy a Scylla cluster, choose one of the following options:
- Minikube: super quick and easy way to get started with the Scylla operator.
- GKE: advanced guide for deploying Scylla with the best performance settings.
- Generic: your platform isn't included? Follow this guide!
The scylla-operator is a Kubernetes operator for managing scylla clusters. Currently it supports:
- Deploying multi-zone clusters
- Scaling up or adding new racks
- Scaling down
- Monitoring with Prometheus and Grafana
Future additions include:
- Integration with Scylla Manager
- Version Upgrade
Scylla performs the best when it has fast disks and direct access to the cpu. To deploy Scylla with maximum performance, follow the guide for your environment:
If you find a bug or need help running scylla, you can reach out in the following ways:
Building the project
You can easily build Scylla Operator in your environment:
- Open the Makefile and change the
IMGenvironment variable to a repository you have access to.
make publishand wait for the image to be built and uploaded in your repo.
We would love for you to contribute to Scylla Operator, help make it even better and learn together! Use these resources to help you get started: