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AWS Kubernetes August 17, 2020 Upgrade EKS 1.16 Cluster To EKS 1.17 Using EKSCTL In 6 Steps

In this blog, we will discuss the steps which are necessary for upgrading the EKS cluster from version 1.16 to version 1.17. What is EKS? EKS stands for Elastic Kubernetes Service, which is one of the services provided by AWS. It helps in running the Kubernetes on AWS without requiring the user to maintain their …

AWS Kubernetes July 13, 2020 How to use Spot to achieve Cost Savings with Stability on Kubernetes

Cost saving has always been one of the important objectives for organizations but now it is more important than ever before. Because of uncertainty in the business, earlier motto of growth at all cost has been replaced with responsible growth. In this post we are going to focus on how you can leverage spot instances …

AWS Kubernetes July 6, 2020 Setting up custom DNS routing on EKS Cluster

Our one of the third party API URL was failing to resolve, so we figured out the solution to route through Google Public DNS, thus changing the routing of a particular domain from EKS Default DNS ( 10.100.0.10 ) to resolve using Google Public DNS.We used 8.8.8.8, the primary DNS server for Google DNS, in …

AWS May 18, 2020 AWS Cost Optimization Parameters and Metrics Part 1 – An Overview

The Accelerate State of the DevOps report 2019 found that elite performers were 24 times more likely than low performers to have met essential cloud characteristics. One of the characteristics is Measured Service – Cloud systems automatically control, optimize, and report resource use based on the type of service such as storage, processing, bandwidth, and …

AWS Kubernetes March 31, 2020 AWS EKS vs KOPS – What to choose?

What is AWS EKS? AWS EKS is an acronym given by Amazon for “Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes”. It allows you to have a Kubernetes environment on the AWS platform. It is highly available, scalable and secure Kubernetes Service. EKS fully manages the Kubernetes control plane but the disadvantage is that you are unable …