Moving databases and their data between servers

Move database containers between hosts and reattach their existing data volumes from a supported shared storage environment like Amazon EBS or OpenStack Cinder.

Moving databases and their data between servers
Stateful application failover

Stateful application failover

Using Flocker with a supported shared storage backend like Amazon EBS, you can manually failover your container to a new machine and reattach its existing data volume.

Speed up time-to-recovery of distributed NoSQL databases

Using Flocker with a supported shared storage backend, you can speed up cluster time-to-recovery by attaching a new database container to an existing data volume.

Speed up time-to-recovery of distributed NoSQL databases
Other common operational tasks Flocker enables include:
  • Moving databases to a more powerful virtual machine or bare metal server
  • Upgrading the RAM/Disk/CPU in your machines with minimal service downtime
  • Running containers on bare metal but having the manageability of VMs

Download & Install Flocker

Flocker is an open source volume orchestrator that works with the major container managers—Swarm, Kubernetes, and Mesos. Follow our instructions to download, install and configure Flocker.

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