May 26, 2018
Highly-available key value store and service discovery
A highly-available key value store for shared configuration and service discovery. etcd is inspired by zookeeper and doozer, with a focus on
- Simple curl’able user facing API HTTP+JSON
- Secure optional SSL client cert authentication
- Fast benchmarked 1000s of writes/s per instance
- Reliable Properly distributed using Raft
Etcd is written in Go and uses the raft consensus algorithm to manage a highly-available replicated log.