Use familiar tools
DBAs implement stored procedures, cluster administrators deploy the Operator, end-users write short declarative YAML files.
Simple self-service mechanism
You don't need to be a Kubernetes expert; once set up it's as simple as running
kubectl apply -f db.yaml.
Designed with flexibility in mind from the ground-up, you are in charge of how databases are provisioned.
Extend the Kubernetes API with custom resources and deploy the Operator using Helm.
Fully deploy the Operator in your own infrastructure. It's open-source, and it will always be.
Database secrets are stored using Kubernetes Secrets, giving applications transparent, secure access to credentials.