Horizontal Pod Autoscaler – KubeCon + CloudNativeCon NA 2021

One-Way Pod Scaling with the Kubernetes HPA

Thanks to all those who attended! As promised, here are the basic steps on scaling your application in Kubernetes. This demo was based off the official documentation, that way you can refer to it for more details. https://kubernetes.io/docs/tasks/run-application/horizontal-pod-autoscale-walkthrough/ While using the above demo as a base, our demo highlights the issues/errors that can happen along…

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Using kube-scheduler – KubeCon + CloudNativeCon NA 2021

Kubernetes Training

Thanks to everyone who attended the kube-scheduler discussion/demo! Here are the steps to recreate the demos. Setup The setup is a 3 node cluster (t3.large, could be smaller) on AWS. 1 control plane node 2 worker nodes There is no special setup otherwise (aside labels for scheduling in demo). Control Plane Node This script (https://github.com/RX-M/classfiles/blob/master/k8s.sh)…

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Cloud Native Short Take – Kubernetes Pod Basics

Cloud Native Short Take - Kubernetes Pod Basics

(Oct. 5 2021) – RX-M, a cloud-native training, consulting, and advisory firm, provides vital strategies, insights, and tactical approaches in its Cloud Native Short Takes series. In this take, instructor Jerry Lozano explores the Kubernetes Module – Pod Basics. Jerry discusses Pods and their operation in Kubernetes. He will also address defining resources with YAML files, examine…

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Cloud Native Short Take – Kubernetes Pod Scheduling

Cloud Native Short Take - Kubernetes Pod Scheduling

(Sep. 23 2021) – RX-M, a cloud-native training, consulting, and advisory firm, provides vital strategies, insights, and tactical approaches in its Cloud Native Short Takes series. In this take, instructor Chris Hanson reviews the Kubernetes Module – Pod Scheduling. Chris will examine the default scheduling process, review node scheduling and affinities to influence scheduling, explore the use…

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Cloud Native Short Take – Kubernetes Orchestration Overview

Cloud Native Short Take - Kubernetes Orchestration Overview

(Aug. 24 2021) – RX-M kicks off its Cloud Native Short Takes series! In our first take, Managing Partner Randy Abernethy provides a Kubernetes Orchestration Overview.  Randy will give a high-level understanding of the Kubernetes Orchestration Platform, outline the goals of Kubernetes, explore Kubernetes architecture, discuss Kubernetes control planes components and control agents and discuss various techniques…

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KubeCon Europe 2021 Talks on Kubernetes and Cloud Native Technologies

KubeCon Europe 2021 Talks on Kubernetes and Cloud Native Technologies

(May 14 2021) – RX-M’s Christopher Hanson, Jerry Lozano, and Ronald Petty presented this year at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2021. The virtual conference, hosted by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, brought together adopters and technologists from leading open source and cloud native communities. As experienced consultants from a global cloud native advisory and training…

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RX-M Announces First CKS Boot Camp Training Course at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America 2020

RX-M Announces First CKS Boot Camp Training Course at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America 2020

SAN FRANCISCO (Nov. 17, 2020) – RX-M, a leading cloud native technology training and consulting firm, has announced that registration is now open for the first-of-its-kind Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS) training course. CKS certification signifies an individual’s “competence across a broad range of best practices for securing container-based applications and Kubernetes platforms during building,…

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Webinar: K8s Audit Logging Deep Dive

Webinar: K8s Audit Logging Deep Dive

(Oct. 22 2020) – RX-M’s Randy Abernethy, presents “K8s Audit Logging Deep Dive” in a Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) Member Webinar. In this webinar, we take a look at some of the real world issues that arise when seeking to implement comprehensive, efficient, and secure Kubernetes auditing. How do you use this powerful tool…

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