We are running FoundationDB with the official kubernetes operator.
FoundationDB supports logical backups (with
backup_agent) and disaster recovery (with
dr_agent) through copying
the database/streaming changes logically. It also supports binary backups through disk snapshots.
In this blog post, we will describe how to make a backup of FoundationDB via
backup_agent. The FoundationDB operator
supports making logical backups via
backup_agent, but it does not support running DR with
dr_agent. We decided to run
as a separate deployment to allow a symmetric setup with