Kubernetes

Kubernetes Tutorials

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Getting started

This section lists the different ways to set up and run Kubernetes. When you install Kubernetes, choose an installation type based on: ease of maintenance, security, control, available resources, and expertise required to operate and manage a cluster.You can download Kubernetes to deploy a Kubernetes cluster on a local machine, into the cloud, or for…

Example: Deploying PHP Guestbook application with Redis

This tutorial shows you how to build and deploy a simple (not production ready), multi-tier web application using Kubernetes and Docker. This example consists of the following components:A single-instance Redis to store guestbook entries Multiple web frontend instances ObjectivesStart up a Redis leader. Start up two Redis followers. Start up the guestbook frontend. Expose and…

Tutorial: Deploy the Kubernetes Dashboard (web UI)

This tutorial guides you through deploying the Kubernetes Dashboard to your Amazon EKS cluster, complete with CPU and memory metrics. It also helps you to create an Amazon EKS administrator service account that you can use to securely connect to the dashboard to view and control your cluster. PrerequisitesThis tutorial assumes the following: You have…

Private vs. Public Cloud: How Kubernetes Shifts the Balance

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Kubernetes vs Docker: Understanding Containers in 2021

A few weeks ago, the Kubernetes development team announced that they are deprecating Docker. This piece of news made the rounds through tech communities and social networks alike. Will Kubernetes clusters break, and if so, how will we run our applications? What should we do now? Today, we’ll examine all these questions and more.Let’s start…

Kubernetes vs. Docker: Why Not Both?

Although many people want to compare Kubernetes and Docker, it’s not actually an either/or question. This post looks at how the two powerful technologies can complement each other. When it comes to container technologies, two names emerge as open source leaders: Kubernetes and Docker. A lot of people want to know which option is better,…