What Is the CSpace Operator?

The CSpace operator includes a Custom Resource Definition (CRD) that describes the valid fields for creating Custom Resources for your Compute Spaces (CSpaces). The CSpace CRD is used to validate those CSpace Custom Resource (CR) files, which in turn are used by the CSpace controller to create the actual CSpace.

What Can be Deployed Using the CSpace Operator?

In your Kubernetes environment, you can create one or more instances of the CSpace namespace to run compute applications such as Spark and Drill. The following illustration shows the MapR CSpace services deployed by the CSpace operator and applications that can be run in the CSpace namespace: