CockroachDB Foundation

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2 Days

Available On-Site

Available Virtually

Open Enrollments Available


This CockroachDB Foundation course provides an overview and introduction to the CockroachDB SQL database. Students will learn the principles behind the CockroachDB distributed SQL database and how its characteristics impact effective models for design and use. The course covers setting up a simple CockroachDB standalone and in Kubernetes, how to create databases, table and indexes as well as how to design efficient queries and transactions. Upon completion attendees will have the skills necessary to begin developing applications using CockroachDB.


Available for Instructor-Led (ILT) in-person/onsite training or Virtual Instructor-Led training (VILT) delivery; Open Enrollment options may be available.

Who Should Attend

Developers, Information Technology (IT) and QA Staff, Technical Managers, DevOps and Build personnel

What Attendees will learn

This two-day course is designed to provide technology professionals with a hands-on introduction to CockroachDB. Attendees will leave with a clear understanding of:

  • The basic architecture of CockroachDB
  • How to design effective storage solutions using CockroachDB
  • The CockroachDB architecture
  • CockroachDB production best practices


Each attendee must be able to ssh into a provided cloud instance to complete lab exercises. Unconstrained internet access is also required to complete the labs. Basic Linux command line skills are valuable but not required.

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