• AWS Controllers for Kubernetes - S3

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    kubernetes aws s3 operator

    Amazon has recently released a set of controllers (actually they are operators because they are using CRDs) to create resources on AWS using Kubernetes objects. It works in the same way it crossplane works

    Let's install an test the ACK S3

    21/09/2022

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  • Install awstools on a Mac

    4 min read

    AWS awstools

    awstools is a CLI tool that provides a small set of commands to manage the most commonly EC2 resources. It's installation it's not hard since it is a python script that has a list of dependencies on the requirements.txt file, but now it's even easier on Mac since there is a tap available

    20/09/2022

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  • Setup EKS connector

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    With the EKS connector you are going to be able to connect any Kubernetes cluster to the AWS EKS console to visualize it's status, configuration, nodes and workloads but not much else. Let's take a look what's needed:

    12/09/2022

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  • AWS EC2/ASG: Set instance health as unhealthy using API an call

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    ASG instance health

    If we are running an application on EC2 using an ASG that it's health check fails to properly notify it's status using an HTTP endpoint, if fixing it is not an option, we can create another custom HTTP endpoint to improve the existing, or if the situation cannot be fixed, we can set the instance heath as unhealthy from within the instance itself (or a lambda if needed)

    29/08/2022

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  • Setting custom tags on dynamically provisioned Volumes

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    Since the version 1.6.0 of the EBS CSI driver it is now possible to define a set of custom tags to add the the volumes.

    06/07/2022

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