Monday, June 29, 2020
Exploring CockroachDB with Flyway Schema Migration tool
Back in May, we announced support for Flyway, a popular schema migration tool. Prior to joining Cockroach Labs, I was unfamiliar with the schema migration concept and this was a good opportunity to dip my toes in. Today, I am going to quickly introduce you to Flyway and some of the new capabilities in CockroachDB 20.1 leveraging schema migrations. This is by no means a deep-dive on Flyway, for that, I highly recommend you get familiar with Flyway's documentation. Also, it's a good opportunity to review our 20.1 release announcement for all the goodness in our current release. With that, let's dive in.