AWS Open Source Blog

Optimized Support for Amazon EKS on Ubuntu 18.04

The Canonical Public Cloud (CPC) team provides a prepared, ready-to-use version of the Ubuntu 18.04 ‘LTS’ release, Bionic, customized for use with the Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (EKS). If you are currently an Ubuntu user, you are probably already very experienced (or at least experimenting) with applications platforms, and especially the Canonical Distribution […]

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Celebrating 20 Years of Open Source at OSCON

In July, the Open Source Conference (OSCON) returned home to Portland, Oregon, for its 20th anniversary, and what a week it was: seeing old friends, meeting new ones, hearing interesting talks, learning new skills with sessions on AI, IoT, blockchain, and re-visiting some favorite places in Portland. The week began with the Community Leadership Summit, […]

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Building a React Frontend for Service Catalog with AWS Amplify

AWS Service Catalog allows you to centrally manage commonly-deployed AWS services in your organization. Customers are using Service Catalog to meet compliance requirements while enabling their users to quickly deploy only the approved and curated selection of resources within AWS. We have seen organizations who would like to integrate their internal tools and web portals […]

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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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Rust Expands its Reach at RustConf 2018

The third annual RustConf was held this year in Portland, Oregon, on August 16th and 17th. The Rust community showed its strengths once again, teaching an enthusiastic crowd about building safe communities and safe abstractions. With the 2018 Edition of Rust coming soon, we were excited to talk to everyone and show our support. Through […]

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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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