The PostgreSQL Operator provides functionality that lets you run your own database-as-a-service: from deploying PostgreSQL clusters with high availability, to a full stack monitoring solution, essential disaster recovery and backup tools, the ability to secure your cluster with TLS, and much more!

What’s more, you can manage your PostgreSQL clusters with the convenient pgo client or by interfacing directly with the PostgreSQL Operator custom resources.

Given the robustness of the PostgreSQL Operator, we think it’s helpful to break down the functionality in this step-by-step tutorial. The tutorial covers the essential functions the PostgreSQL Operator can perform and covers many common basic and advanced use cases.

So what are you waiting for? Let’s get started!