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Category: Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes

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Open Network User Group (ONUG) Fall Conference

The Open Network User Group (ONUG) is an influential end-user organization that drives the creation and adoption of open standards in networking, cloud, and related technologies. Earlier in 2018, AWS joined ONUG, and Adrian Cockcroft spoke at the spring ONUG event in San Francisco. We will soon be sponsoring the fall ONUG event in New […]

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AWS Service Operator for Kubernetes Now Available 🚀

Have you ever tried to integrate Amazon DynamoDB with an application running in Kubernetes? How about deploying an S3 Bucket for your application to use? If you have, you will know this usually requires you to use some tool such as AWS CloudFormation or Hashicorp Terraform. Then you’ll need to create a way to deploy […]

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Kubeflow on Amazon EKS

The Kubeflow project is designed to simplify the deployment of machine learning projects like TensorFlow on Kubernetes. There are also plans to add support for additional frameworks such as MXNet, Pytorch, Chainer, and more. These frameworks can leverage GPUs in the Kubernetes cluster for machine learning tasks. Recently, we announced support of P2 and P3 […]

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Horizontal Pod Autoscaling for Amazon EKS

Introducing Horizontal Pod Autoscaling for Amazon EKS

  The Horizontal Pod Autoscaler and Kubernetes Metrics Server are now supported by Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (EKS). This makes it easy to scale your Kubernetes workloads managed by Amazon EKS in response to custom metrics. One of the benefits of using containers is the ability to quickly autoscale your application up or […]

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Getting Started with Istio on Amazon EKS

Service Meshes enable service-to-service communication in a secure, reliable, and observable way. In this multi-part blog series, Matt Turner, founding engineer at Tetrate, will explain the concept of a Service Mesh, shows how Istio can be installed as a Service Mesh on a Kubernetes cluster running on AWS using Amazon EKS, and then explain some […]

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Improvements for Amazon EKS Worker Node Provisioning

Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (EKS) provides an optimized Amazon Machine Image (AMI) and AWS CloudFormation template that make it easy to provision worker nodes for your Amazon EKS cluster on AWS. These assets are both open source and available now on Github. In addition to the EKS Optimized AMI, the Packer by Hashicorp […]

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EKoSystem Day SF & NYC – Video Replay

Arun, Abby, Brent and I all had the opportunity over the last two months to emcee the two AWS EKoSystem Days, in San Francisco and New York. These events brought together the launch of Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes, EKS (San Francisco), and the four-year anniversary of Kubernetes’ release and three years of its […]

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