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Category: Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service

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 Kubernetes Service (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 down. For […]

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Getting Started with Istio on Amazon EKS

Note: Broken links have been removed. (July 27, 2020) Service Meshes enable service-to-service communication in a secure, reliable, and observable way. In this blog post, Matt Turner, CTO at Native Wave, explains the concept of a Service Mesh, shows how Istio can be installed as a Service Mesh on a Kubernetes cluster running on AWS […]

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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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Amazon VPC CNI Plugin Version 1.1 Now Available

The Amazon VPC Container Networking Interface (CNI) plugin allows Kubernetes pods to receive native AWS VPC IP addresses. Because the CNI plugin is a core part of Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (EKS), the EKS team will continue to develop the project in collaboration with our partners and customers. Today, we are releasing version […]

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Sailing with Spinnaker on AWS

We have recently begun contributing to an exciting open source project, Spinnaker from Netflix. Spinnaker is a cloud-based continuous delivery platform for releasing software changes rapidly and reliably. Spinnaker makes it easier for developers to focus on writing code without having to worry about the underlying cloud infrastructure. It integrates seamlessly with tools such as […]

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Raising Helm – to Enterprise Scale

中文版 A typical application deployed to Kubernetes consists of multiple manifests such as Deployment and Service for each microservice. Deploying these individual manifests can be challenging – this is where package managers like Helm come to the rescue. This post from Baruch Sadogursky of JFrog provides a status update on what is being done to […]

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Integrating LDAP/AD Users to Kubernetes RBAC with the AWS-IAM-Authenticator Community Project

Our customers ask us how they can secure access to their Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS) or Kubernetes on EC2 clusters. Our enterprise customers have implemented Active Directory (AD), Active Directory Federated Services (ADFS), or Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) for identity and access management on-premises, and use AWS Identity and Access […]

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EkoSystem Day

Announcing EKoSystem Day – A Day with the EKS Community

Our goal at AWS has always been to ensure that the partner community around every AWS service is rich, vibrant, and ready to meet the diverse usage scenarios of our customers. At the launch of Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS) today, over 25 partners from the AWS and Kubernetes communities have announced […]

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