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).
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 new PostgreSQL database on the PostgreSQL server.
When a developer binds an application to a service instance, the binding call provisions credentials and delivers them to the application. When a developer unbinds a service instance, the unbinding call disables the database role created by the binding.
When a developer deprovisions a service instance, the EDB Postgres Service Broker deletes the corresponding database and role bindings.
The following table provides version and version-support information about EnterpriseDB Postgres Service Broker for Pivotal Cloud Foundry:
|Release date||May 5, 2016|
|Software component version||EnterpriseDB Postgres Service Broker v1.0.15|
|Compatible Ops Manager version(s)||v1.8.x, v1.9.x, v1.10.x|
|Compatible Elastic Runtime version(s)||v1.8.x, v1.9.x, v1.10.x|
|IaaS support||AWS, Azure, OpenStack, and vSphere|
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 two PostgreSQL tables (service and binding) in the master database for its metadata.
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