Module 4: Kubernetes Cluster using Kops


Kops, short for Kubernetes Operations, is a set of tools for installing, operating, and deleting Kubernetes clusters from the command line. A rolling upgrade of an older version of Kubernetes to a new version can also be performed. It also manages the cluster add-ons. It is supported on AWS and is another widely used tool to create Kubernetes cluster on AWS


Dive deep into networking construct of kubernetes cluster on Amazon EC2 created using Kops. In this module, we will:
  • Create kubernetes cluster using Kops
  • Deploy application across the cluster
  • Understand packet flow for Pod-to-Pod communication
  • Understand concepts and limitations

For this module, you should be on: k8s-kops-mgmt-cloud9-instance