Kubernetes

How I turned ChatGPT into Kubernetes and Helm Playground in 5 Minutes

As a highly advanced language model, ChatGPT can be fine-tuned on specific tasks, or on specific data, to improve its accuracy...
Ajeet Raina
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Kubernetes Cheat Sheet 2022 Edition

  Kubernetes is a useful tool for DevOps engineers today.  It provides a consistent and standardized way to deploy, scale, and...
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10 min read

Fluentd – An Open-Source Log Collector

With 11,600 GitHub stars and 1,300 forks, Fluentd is an open-source data collector for unified logging layer. It is a cross-platform...
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12 min read

What are Kubernetes Pods and Containers? – KubeLabs Glossary

What are Kubernetes Pods? Kubernetes pods are the foundational unit for all higher Kubernetes objects. A pod hosts one or more...
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9 min read

What is Helm?

Thanks to Collabnix community member Mewantha Bandar  , a Senior Software Engineer at IFS for contributing this content for KubeLabs –...
Ajeet Raina
11 min read

Demystifying Kubernetes in less than 100 slides

Did you know? There are 5.6 million developers using Kubernetes worldwide, representing 31% of all backend developers. 2022 will be an...
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How to Deploy a Stateful Application using Kubernetes? – KubeLabs Glossary

A StatefulSet is a Kubernetes controller that is used to manage and maintain one or more Pods. However, so do other controllers like...
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5 min read

The Rising Pain of Enterprise Businesses with Kubernetes

As enterprises accelerate digital transformation and adopt the Kubernetes ecosystem, their businesses are experiencing growing pains in multiple domains. As per...
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A Quick Look at the Kubernetes API Concepts

The core of Kubernetes’ control plane is the API server and the HTTP API that it exposes. The Kubernetes API is the...
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2 min read

What are Kubernetes Replicasets? – KubeLabs Glossary

How can you ensure that there are 3 Pods instances which are always available and running at one point in time?...
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7 min read

Shipa Vs OpenShift: A Comparative Guide

With the advent of a popular PaaS like Red Hat OpenShift, developers are able to focus on delivering value via their...
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6 min read

What is Kubernetes Scheduler and why do you need it? – KubeLabs Glossary

If you are keen to understand why Kubernetes Pods are placed onto a particular cluster node, then you have come to...
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5 min read

Top Kubernetes Tools You Need for 2022- Devtron

Thanks to Collabnix community members Abhinav Dubey, Ashutosh Kale and Vinodkumar Mandalapu for all the collaboration and contribution towards these blog post series. What’s the biggest benefit you’ve...
Ajeet Raina
4 min read

Top Kubernetes Tools You Need for 2021 – K3d and Portainer

Thanks to Collabnix community members Abhinav Dubey, Ashutosh Kale and Vinodkumar Mandalapu for all the collaboration and contribution towards this blog post series. In the last...
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6 min read

Top Kubernetes Tools You Need for 2022 – Popeye

Thanks to Collabnix community members Abhinav Dubey and Ashutosh Kale for all the collaboration and contribution towards this blog post series....
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3 min read

Getting Started with Shipa

Are you frustrated with how much time it takes to create, deploy and manage an application on Kubernetes? Wouldn’t it be...
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12 min read

What are Kubernetes Pods? | KubeLabs Glossary

Kubernetes (commonly referred to as K8s) is an orchestration engine for container technologies such as Docker and rkt that is taking...
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9 min read

Running Redis on Multi-Node Kubernetes Cluster in 5 Minutes

Redis is a very popular open-source project with more than 47,200 GitHub stars, 18,700 forks, and 440+ contributors.  Stack Overflow’s annual...
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1 min read

5 Minutes to Kubernetes Architecture

Kubernetes (a.k.a K8s) is an open-source container-orchestration system which manages the containerised applications and takes care of the automated deployment, storage,...
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2 min read

A First Look at Portainer 2.0 CE – Now with Kubernetes Support

Irrespective of the immaturity of the container ecosystem and lack of best practices, the adoption of Kubernetes is massively growing for...
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6 min read

Deploy your AWS EKS cluster with Terraform in 5 Minutes

Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (a.k.a Amazon EKS) is a fully managed service that helps make it easier to run Kubernetes on...
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4 min read

Jenkins X Cloud Native CI/CD with TestProject

Building microservices isn’t merely breaking up a monolithic software application into a collection of smaller services. When shifting to microservices, there...
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2 min read

The Rise of Shipa – A Continuous Operation Platform

Cloud native microservices have undergone an exciting architectural evolution. 4 years back, the industry was busy talking about the rise of...
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16 min read

Top 50 Kubernetes Interview Questions For You

Kubernetes provides a container-centric management environment. It orchestrates computing, networking, and storage infrastructure on behalf of user workloads. This provides much...
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31 min read

Kubernetes Monitoring & Best Practices Talk at Sumo Logic Bengaluru User Group

Last Friday, I was invited by Sumo Logic to talk around Kubernetes Monitoring & Best Practices. Around 200+ attendees participated for...
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Kubernetes Cluster on Bare Metal System Made Possible using MetalLB

If you try to setup Kubernetes cluster on bare metal system, you will notice that Load-Balancer always remain in the “pending”...
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9 min read

Top 5 Most Exciting Dockercon EU 2018 Announcements

Last week I attended Dockercon 2018 EU which took place at Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona (CCIB) in Barcelona, Spain....
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7 min read

Kubernetes Hands-on Lab #4 – Deploy Prometheus Stack using Helm on Play with Kubernetes Platform

  Let’s talk about Kubernetes Deployment Challenges… As monolithic systems become too large to deal with, many enterprises are drawn to...
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6 min read

Building Helm Chart for Kubernetes Cluster running on Docker Enterprise 2.0 using Docker-app 0.6.0

  Docker-app allows you to share your applications on Docker Hub directly. This tool not only makes Compose file shareable but provide...
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5 min read

Installing Helm to deploy Kubernetes Applications on Docker Enterprise 2.0 Made Easy

    Let’s talk about RBAC under Docker EE 2.0… Kubernetes RBAC(Role-based Access Control) security context is a fundamental part of...
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8 min read

Kubernetes Hands-on Lab #3 – Deploy Istio Mesh on K8s Cluster

  Istio is completely an open source service mesh that layers transparently onto existing distributed applications. Istio v1.0 got announced last...
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7 min read

Kubernetes Hands-on Lab #2 – Running Our First Nginx Cluster

    Nginx (pronounced “engine-x”) is an open source reverse proxy server for HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, POP3, and IMAP protocols, as...
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1 min read

Kubernetes Hands-on Lab #1 – Setting up 5-Node K8s Cluster

  Are you new to Kubernetes? Want to build your career in Kubernetes? Then Welcome ! You are at the right place. This...
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2 min read

Getting Started with Istio and Kubernetes | Step by Step Guide

If you’re a Developer and have been spending lot of time in developing apps recently, you already understand a whole new...
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1 min read

Kubernetes Application Deployment Made Easy using Helm on Docker for Mac 18.05.0 CE

  Docker for Mac 18.05.0 CE Release went GA last month. With this release, you can now select your orchestrator directly...
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7 min read

Under the Hood: Demystifying Docker For Mac CE Edition

Docker is a full development platform for creating containerized apps, and Docker for Mac is the most efficient way to start...
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4 min read

Top 5 Exclusive Features of Docker For Mac That You Can’t Afford to Ignore

  Docker for Mac 18.04.0 CE Edge Release went GA early last month. This was the first time Kubernetes version 1.9.6...
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5 min read

Under the Hood: Demystifying Docker Enterprise Edition 2.0 Architecture

The Only Kubernetes Solution for Multi-Linux, Multi-OS and Multi-Cloud Deployments is right here… Docker Enterprise Edition(EE) 2.0 Final GA release is...
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5 min read

Context Switching Made Easy under Kubernetes powered Docker for Mac 18.02.0

Say Bye to Kubectx ! I have been a great fan of kubectx and kubectl which has been a fast way...
Ajeet Raina
5 min read

2-minutes to Kubernetes Cluster on Docker for Mac 18.01 using Swarm CLI

Docker for Mac 18.01.0 CE is available for the general public. It holds experimental Kubernetes release running on Linux Kernel 4.9.75,...
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1 min read

3 Minutes to Single Node Kubernetes cluster on Docker for Mac Platform

Docker For Mac 17.12 GA Release is now available for the general public. Experimental Kubernetes Support is available only on Edge...
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6 min read

When Kubernetes Meet Docker Swarm for the First time under Docker for Mac 17.12 Release

Docker For Mac 17.12 GA is the first release which includes both the orchestrators – Docker Swarm & Kubernetes under the...
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4 min read

A First Look at Kubernetes Integrated Docker For Mac Platform

Docker support for Kubernetes is now in private beta. As a docker captain, I was able to be a part of...
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5 min read

How to Build Kubernetes Cluster using CRI-containerd & Moby

Let’s talk about CRI Vs CRI-Containerd… Container Runtime Interface(a.ka. CRI) is a standard way to integrate Container Runtime with Kubernetes. It...
Ajeet Raina
4 min read

Getting Started with Multi-Node Kubernetes Cluster using LinuxKit

Here’s a BIG news for the entire Container Community – “Kubernetes Support is coming to Docker Platform“. What does this mean? This...