Crunchy PostgreSQL For PCF

This documentation describes the Crunchy PostgreSQL for Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) tile. Installing this tile creates a service that allows PCF developers to use Crunchy PostgreSQL databases with their apps.

Key Features

Crunchy PostgreSQL For PCF includes the following key features:

  • On-Demand single-tenant service
  • Crunchy PostgreSQL v9.5 and PostGIS v2.3
  • Leader/follower PostgreSQL architecture
  • Load-balanced read replicas
  • Automated backups with pgBackrest
  • Disaster recovery
  • High availability

Note: Apps Manager support is only available if you are using PCF Operations Manager (Ops Manager) and Elastic Runtime v1.10 or later.

For more information about Crunchy PostgreSQL, see the Crunchy Data website.

Product Snapshot

The following table provides version and version-support information about Crunchy PostgreSQL for PCF:

Element Details
Version v02.090507.101
Release date (beta release) May 23, 2017
Software component version PostgreSQL v9.5
Compatible Ops Manager version(s) v1.9.x, v1.10.x
Compatible Elastic Runtime version(s) v1.9.x, v1.10.x
IaaS support AWS, Azure, GCP, OpenStack, and vSphere


Crunchy PostgreSQL for PCF currently includes the following limitations:

  • You must manually restore backups.
  • You must manually perform failovers.


To report bugs, request features, or ask questions, send an email to Crunchy Data.

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