Scaling Up Your Pods: How Horizontal Pod Autoscaling Wins

In the dynamic world of containerized applications, ensuring your deployments can handle fluctuating workloads is crucial. Kubernetes offers built-in mechanisms for scaling, and while replica sets are a foundational tool, horizontal pod autoscaling (HPA) takes it a step further. This article explores HPA and how it elevates pod management compared to traditional replica sets. Replica…

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Mastering AWS EKS Deployment with Terraform: A Comprehensive Guide

Introduction: Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) simplifies the process of deploying, managing, and scaling containerized applications using Kubernetes on AWS. In this guide, we’ll explore how to provision an AWS EKS cluster using Terraform, an Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tool. We’ll cover essential concepts, Terraform configurations, and provide hands-on examples to help you get started…

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What is Landing Zone in Azure? How to implement it via Terraform

In Azure, a landing zone is a pre-configured environment that provides a baseline for hosting workloads. It helps organizations establish a secure, scalable, and well-managed environment for their applications and services. A landing zone typically includes a set of Azure resources such as networks, storage accounts, virtual machines, and security controls. Implementing a landing zone…

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GitOps with a comparison between Flux and ArgoCD and which one is better for use in Azure AKS

GitOps has emerged as a powerful paradigm for managing Kubernetes clusters and deploying applications. Two popular tools for implementing GitOps in Kubernetes are Flux and ArgoCD. Both tools have similar functionalities, but they differ in terms of their architecture, ease of use, and integration with cloud platforms like Azure AKS. In this blog, we will…

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The Rise of GitOps: Automating Deployment and Improving Reliability

GitOps is a relatively new approach to software delivery that has been gaining popularity in recent years. It is a set of practices for managing and deploying infrastructure and applications using Git as the single source of truth. In this blog post, we will explore the concept of GitOps, its key benefits, and some examples…

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Private Kubernetes cluster in AKS with Azure Private Link

Today, we’ll take a look at a new feature in AKS called Azure Private Link, which allows you to connect to AKS securely and privately over the Microsoft Azure backbone network. In the past, connecting to AKS from an on-premises network or other virtual network required using a public IP address, which posed potential security…

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