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March 24, 2023

What is Pachyderm? #

Pachyderm is a data-centric pipeline and data versioning application written in go that runs on top of a Kubernetes cluster.

Local vs Cloud Installation #

Local Cloud
Used for learning & testing. Used in production environments.
Allocates your local machine’s resources to spin up a K8s cluster. Uses a cloud provider (AWS, Azure, GCP) to to spin up K8s clusters.
Uses Docker Desktop, Minikube, or Kind. Uses EKS, GKE, or AKS
Free. Metered by cloud provider.