Month: December 2020

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Kicking the Tires on Kubernetes — Part 5

The topic of providing a persistent storage in the Kubernetes world is simpler today than it was a couple of years back. In order for this series and my personal edification, I opted to set up GlusterFS on the Kubernetes nodes in what is known as a “hyper-converged” deployment. The industry terms of “converged” and …

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Kicking the Tires on Kubernetes – Part 4

In continuation of this series, where I left off in Part 3 was with a single-master kubernetes cluster build. That obviously is not so great for real-world implementations, and is meant for quick proof-of-concept builds, as part of learning the technology or rapid prototyping. In order to make Kubernetes reliable, the control plane needs to …

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