EDB Postgres Service Broker for Pivotal Cloud Foundry

This documentation describes the EnterpriseDB (EDB) Postgres Service Broker tile for Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF).

The EDB Postgres Service Broker tile registers a service broker on PCF and exposes a service plan on the Marketplace. Developers can provision a PostgreSQL database by creating instances of the service plan using Apps Manager or the cf Command Line Interface (CLI).

Overview

The EDB Postgres Service Broker provides a single service plan which provisions a PostgreSQL database on a shared PostgreSQL server.

When a developer creates an instance of the service plan, the EDB Postgres Service Broker creates a PostgreSQL database on the PostgreSQL server. Each service instance connects to a single database that is secure from other databases on the server.

When a developer binds a service instance to an application, the binding call provisions credentials and delivers them to the application. When a developer unbinds a service instance, the unbinding call disables the database user role if there are no other bindings.

When a developer deletes a service instance, the EDB Postgres Service Broker deprovisions the PostgreSQL database and deletes all resources.

Product Snapshot

EnterpriseDB Postgres Service Broker tile for Pivotal Cloud Foundry Details:
Version: 1.0.14
Release Date: 07-20-2016
Software component version: EnterpriseDB Postgres Service Broker 1.0.14
Compatible Ops Manager Version(s): 1.5.x, 1.6.x, 1.7.x
Compatible Elastic Runtime Version(s): 1.4.x, 1.5.x, 1.6.x, 1.7.x
vSphere support? Yes
AWS support? Yes
OpenStack support? Yes
Azure support? Yes

Requirements

To install the EDB Postgres Service Broker tile on your PCF deployment, you must have a PostgreSQL 9.x server running. You can use a generic PostgreSQL 9.x server or the EDB Postgres Advanced Server. Customers interested in using the EDB Postgres Advanced Server can obtain a 60-day free trial license from the EDB website.

The EDB Postgres Service Broker uses a PostgreSQL table for its metadata.

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