Posts in 2022

  • EKS News 032

    Friday, September 16, 2022 in Archives

    AWS Container Announcements EKS Blueprints now supports local volume provisioner The local volume static provisioner manages PersistentVolume lifecycle for pre-allocated disks by detecting and creating PVs for each local disk on the host, and …

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  • EKS News 031

    Friday, September 09, 2022 in Archives

    AWS Container Announcements Introducing Seekable OCI for lazy loading container images SOCI enables containers to launch faster by lazily loading files from the container image. Ordinarily, a container image has to be fully downloaded and …

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  • EKS News 030

    Friday, September 02, 2022 in Archives

    AWS Container Announcements Networking Best Practices for EKS is now available Announcing Workload Consolidation for Karpenter The long awaited consolidation feature is now available with Karpenter v0.15.0 Consolidation will automatically look for …

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  • EKS News 029

    Friday, August 26, 2022 in Archives

    A couple big announcements for Karpenter this week. The first of these is consolidation which can improve the utilization of your compute resources. The second allows you to assign weights/priorities to your provisioners. AWS Container Announcements …

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  • EKS News 028

    Friday, August 12, 2022 in Archives

    A couple of exciting announcements this week including the addition of wildcards support in Fargate profiles and better cost allocation tracking for EKS worker nodes. Special thanks to those who submitted articles for this edition of the newsletter! …

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  • EKS News 027

    Friday, August 12, 2022 in Archives

    The dog days of summer: Last week the editorial staff for the newsletter was vacation. If you can afford to, we highly recommend taking time away from work to decompress and relax. The big news this week is the release of EKS 1.23! AWS Container …

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  • EKS News 026

    Friday, July 29, 2022 in Archives

    AWS Container Announcements AWS Fault Injection Simulator now supports ChaosMesh and Litmus experiments Using the new Kubernetes custom resource action for AWS FIS, you can control ChaosMesh and Litmus chaos experiments from within an AWS FIS …

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  • EKS News 025

    Friday, July 22, 2022 in Archives

    A relatively quiet news week on the EKS front. AWS published 2 interesting blogs. The first is on using promxy to query across multiple instances of Prometheus. The other covers the latest features that have been added to Karpenter. Thanks to AWS …

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  • EKS News 024

    Friday, July 15, 2022 in Archives

    While it’s been a relatively quiet week newswise, there are a few interesting blogs in this edition including blog authored by TheFork on how they upgrade their EKS clusters. New and notable EKS blogs Kubernetes cluster upgrade: the blue-green …

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  • EKS News 023

    Friday, July 08, 2022 in Archives

    For those who live in the U.S., we hope you had a festive and safe 4th of July holiday. Lots of interesting blogs this week including a couple that deal with security: how to create STIG compliant AMIs and cryptographic signing for containers. There …

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