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Dapr integrates with existing databases to provide apps with state management capabilities for CRUD operations, transactions and more. It also supports the configuration of multiple, named, state store components per application.
State stores are extensible and can be found in the components-contrib repo.
A state store in Dapr is described using a
apiVersion: dapr.io/v1alpha1 kind: Component metadata: name: statestore namespace: default spec: type: state.<DATABASE> version: v1 metadata: - name: <KEY> value: <VALUE> - name: <KEY> value: <VALUE> ...
The type of database is determined by the
type field, and things like connection strings and other metadata are put in the
Even though you can put plain text secrets in there, it is recommended you use a secret store.
Visit this guide on how to configure a state store component.