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Volt MX Foundry on Amazon EKS


This document specifies the steps that you can follow to get Volt MX Foundry up and running on your Amazon EKS Cluster and assumes a basic understanding of Amazon EKS and Kubernetes concepts.


  • An Amazon EKS cluster setup based on the architecture diagram
  • A database that is setup external to the Amazon EKS cluster
    For information about the supported databases and their versions, refer to Supported Databases.

    Note: If you are using Amazon RDS MySQL as your database, make sure that you follow the Database Setup tasks.

  • A publicly available host name

  • SSL Certificates
    This is applicable if you want to run your cluster setup with HTTPS.
  • file
    This zip file contains the scripts that you can use to configure and setup an instance of Volt MX Foundry. You can download the file from the Volt MX Downloads page.

Supported Databases

Volt MX Foundry on Amazon EKS supports the following database servers:

Database Type Supported Versions Certified Versions
Amazon RDS MySQL 5.7 5.7
Microsoft SQL Server 2017, 2019 Not Available
Oracle Oracle 18c, Oracle 19c (19.3.0) Not Available


The following architecture diagram proposes the architecture that must be considered to deploy Foundry on Amazon EKS.

Database Setup Tasks

Before you set up the Amazon RDS - MySQL database and execute the Foundry database scripts, follow these steps:

  1. Create a database parameter group with the log_bin_trust_function_creators parameter set to 1.
  2. While creating the database, in the Additional configuration section, from the DB parameter group list, select the parameter group that you created.