Practical First Steps with CockroachDB
This course will give you the tools you need to get started with CockroachDB. During the course, you will learn how to spin up a cluster, use the Admin UI to monitor cluster activity, and use SQL shell to solve a set of hands-on exercises.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
By the time you finish the course, you'll be able to spin up a local cluster on your computer.
By the time you finish the course, you’ll be able to monitor cluster status and activity with the built-in DB Console.
By the time you finish the course, you’ll be able to connect with both the SQL shell and an example application.
SKILLS YOU WILL GAIN
Lauren Hirata Singh
Staff Curriculum Developer
Chapter 1: First Steps with a Single-Node Cluster
Introduction to Chapter 1
Start an Insecure Single-Node Cluster
Use SQL Shell to Create & Modify Tables
Creating and Modifying a Table
Introduction to Secondary Indexes
Introduction to Transaction Syntax
Chapter 2: First Steps with a Multi-Node Cluster
Introduction to Chapter 2
Stopping a Cluster and Starting a New Cluster
The Keyspace, Ranges, and Replicas
Fault Tolerance and Automated Recovery
Frequently Asked Questions