Building a Kubernetes Operator with the Operator Framework

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  • kubectx

    Faster way to switch between clusters and namespaces in kubectl

  • kubectx: brew install kubectx

  • InfluxDB

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  • kubectl-operator

    Manage Kubernetes Operators from the command line

  • Kubernetes Operators simplify the management of complex applications on Kubernetes. In this guide, we'll walk through creating a simple Kubernetes Operator using the Operator Framework. We'll also cover setting up a local Kubernetes cluster with KIND (Kubernetes in Docker) and deploying the Operator to the KIND cluster.

  • operator-sdk

    SDK for building Kubernetes applications. Provides high level APIs, useful abstractions, and project scaffolding.

  • operator-sdk: brew install operator-sdk

  • kubebuilder

    Kubebuilder - SDK for building Kubernetes APIs using CRDs

  • kubebuilder: brew install kubebuilder

  • k9s

    🐶 Kubernetes CLI To Manage Your Clusters In Style!

  • k9s: brew install k9s

  • kustomize

    Customization of kubernetes YAML configurations

  • kustomize: brew install kustomize

  • WorkOS

    The modern identity platform for B2B SaaS. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

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  • helm

    The Kubernetes Package Manager

  • helm: brew install helm

  • helmify

    Creates Helm chart from Kubernetes yaml

  • helmify: brew install arttor/tap/helmify

  • OpenLens

    OpenLens Binary Build Repository

  • To support visual feedback for the users who are using tools like Openlens, we can add a +kubebuilder:printcolumn annotation to the MyApp struct. To do so, add the following code to the MyApp struct:

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