Kubernetes Cluster Setup

In addition to the managed Amazon EKS solution, there are many tools available to help bootstrap and configure a self-managed Kubernetes cluster. They include:

  • Minikube – Development and Learning
  • Kops – Learning, Development, Production
  • Kubeadm – Learning, Development, Production
  • Docker for Mac - Learning, Development

Alongside these open source solutions, there are also many commercial options available.

Let’s take a look at Amazon EKS!