Backing up etcd

#1

hi is there a good resource for how to back up etcd in teh kubernetes docs?

di i need to install etcd before i can take a backup etc. im using katacoda to prcatice

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#2

I found this resource to be rather helpful.

https://kubernetes.io/docs/tasks/administer-cluster/configure-upgrade-etcd/#backing-up-an-etcd-cluster

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#3

Many Thanks :slight_smile:

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#4

Beside that, you can consider etcd-manager that kops is using (and has backups) or even this: https://github.com/heptio/velero

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#5

Velero is great from what I hear.

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