Docker as a self-serve platform for database backup/restore
Submitted by Reeshna R on Wednesday, 1 April 2015
Technical level: Beginner
This session will focus on demonstrating how to the use Docker to provide a ‘Self-Serve’ platform for Database restore with zero dependency and a quicker turnaround.
How well do we handle database backUp/restore and how often are blocked on a DB restoration process.
Now, here using Docker we are providing a ‘Self-Serve Platform for Database backup/restore’ which is a faster and an efficient restore environment. Docker has been integrated with Postgres/Chef-solo/Python/Django/Nginx to achieve this. The Key points that will be covered in the session:
Basic introduction of Docker
how chef-solo is being utilized here
Benifits of isolated/efficient environment provided by the tool
Working as a Database Engineer as part of Production and Infra Engg Team at Inmobi. Currently working on developing a few automated tools.