Tag Archives: Kubernetes

Cloud And Kubernetes Cost Reporting With CAST AI

Exploring CAST AI as a way to combine scaling with cost reporting of cloud and Kubernetes resources.

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Helm And Kustomize Replacement? Jsonnet With Grafana Tanka

Can Jsonnet with Tanka replace Helm and Kustomize?

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Eliminate Kubernetes Secrets With Secrets Store CSI Driver (SSCSID)

“Kubernetes secrets are not secure enough!” If that’s true, maybe we should eliminate them altogether. Can we do that? Can we live without Kubernetes secrets? Is Secrets Store CSI Driver (SSCSID) the solution?

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KEDA: Kubernetes Event-Driven Autoscaling

Kubernetes Horizontal Pod Autoscaler (HPA) is limited to memory and CPU metrics. It can be extended with custom metrics, but that might not be enough either. KEDA (Kubernetes Event-Driven Autoscaling) might be the solution for all (horizontal) scaling needs.

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kpt YAML Transformation – No Helm Templates, No Kustomize Overlays

Why don’t we use “pure” YAML to define Kubernetes resources? Wouldn’t that be more “GitOps friendly” than using Helm templates or Kustomize overlays? Can kpt get us back to “pure” YAML?

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Container (Docker) Images Without Dockerfile With Buildpacks and kpack

Can we build container (Docker) images without Dockerfile? Do we need Dockerfile or can we accomplish the same or better results with Buildpacks, Paketo, and kpack?

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What Is Kubernetes (k8s)? Kubernetes Explained

What is Kubernetes (k8s)? A container orchestrator? Cluster OS? A control plane? Something else?

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How Autoscaling Works In Kubernetes (And Beyond)? Kubernetes Tutorial

What is autoscaling? How to scale applications and Kubernetes clusters? What is the difference between vertical and horizontal scaling? Should we combine Horizontal Pod Autoscaler (HPA), Vertical Pod Autoscaler (VPA), and Cluster Autoscaler (CA) in Kubernetes?

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