Scalable and efficient source of container resource metrics for Kubernetes built-in autoscaling pipelines. (by kubernetes-sigs)

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  • Deploy Secure Spring Boot Microservices on Amazon EKS Using Terraform and Kubernetes
    13 projects | | 23 Nov 2023
    and the Metrics Server.
  • ☸️ Managed Kubernetes : Our dev is on AWS, our prod is on OVH
    6 projects | | 1 Jul 2023
    Metrics-server is installed by default on OVH, and has to be installed manually on AWS/EKS cluster.
  • Autoscaling Ingress controllers in Kubernetes
    4 projects | | 17 Apr 2023
    It's an autoscaler with a metrics server (so I don't need to install 2 different tools).
  • Autoscaling Nodes in Kubernetes
    3 projects | | 31 Dec 2022
    # Create EKS Cluster with version 1.23 eksctl create cluster -f eks-cluster.yaml # Output like below shows cluster has been successfully created 2022-12-30 16:26:46 [ℹ] kubectl command should work with "/home/ec2-user/.kube/config", try 'kubectl get nodes' 2022-12-30 16:26:46 [✔] EKS cluster "ca-demo" in "us-west-2" region is ready # Deploy the Metric server kubectl apply -f # Output of the above command looks something like below - serviceaccount/metrics-server created created created created created created service/metrics-server created deployment.apps/metrics-server created created
  • Korifi : API Cloud Foundry V3 expérimentale dans Kubernetes …
    7 projects | | 25 Dec 2022
    ubuntu@korifi:~$ kubectl apply -f serviceaccount/metrics-server created created created created created created service/metrics-server created deployment.apps/metrics-server created created ubuntu@korifi:~$ kubectl get po,svc -A NAMESPACE NAME READY STATUS RESTARTS AGE cert-manager pod/cert-manager-74d949c895-w6gzm 1/1 Running 0 13m cert-manager pod/cert-manager-cainjector-d9bc5979d-jhr9m 1/1 Running 0 13m cert-manager pod/cert-manager-webhook-84b7ddd796-xw878 1/1 Running 0 13m kpack pod/kpack-controller-84cbbcdff6-nnhdn 1/1 Running 0 9m40s kpack pod/kpack-webhook-56c6b59c4-9zvlb 1/1 Running 0 9m40s kube-system pod/coredns-565d847f94-kst2l 1/1 Running 0 31m kube-system pod/coredns-565d847f94-rv8pn 1/1 Running 0 31m kube-system pod/etcd-kind-control-plane 1/1 Running 0 32m kube-system pod/kindnet-275pd 1/1 Running 0 31m kube-system pod/kube-apiserver-kind-control-plane 1/1 Running 0 32m kube-system pod/kube-controller-manager-kind-control-plane 1/1 Running 0 32m kube-system pod/kube-proxy-qw9fj 1/1 Running 0 31m kube-system pod/kube-scheduler-kind-control-plane 1/1 Running 0 32m kube-system pod/metrics-server-8ff8f88c6-69t9z 0/1 Running 0 4m21s local-path-storage pod/local-path-provisioner-684f458cdd-f6zqf 1/1 Running 0 31m metallb-system pod/controller-84d6d4db45-bph5x 1/1 Running 0 29m metallb-system pod/speaker-pcl4p 1/1 Running 0 29m projectcontour pod/contour-7b9b9cdfd6-h5jzg 1/1 Running 0 6m43s projectcontour pod/contour-7b9b9cdfd6-nhbq2 1/1 Running 0 6m43s projectcontour pod/contour-certgen-v1.23.2-hxh7k 0/1 Completed 0 6m43s projectcontour pod/envoy-v4xk9 2/2 Running 0 6m43s servicebinding-system pod/servicebinding-controller-manager-85f7498cf-xd7jc 2/2 Running 0 115s NAMESPACE NAME TYPE CLUSTER-IP EXTERNAL-IP PORT(S) AGE cert-manager service/cert-manager ClusterIP 9402/TCP 13m cert-manager service/cert-manager-webhook ClusterIP 443/TCP 13m default service/kubernetes ClusterIP 443/TCP 32m kpack service/kpack-webhook ClusterIP 443/TCP 9m40s kube-system service/kube-dns ClusterIP 53/UDP,53/TCP,9153/TCP 32m kube-system service/metrics-server ClusterIP 443/TCP 4m21s metallb-system service/webhook-service ClusterIP 443/TCP 29m projectcontour service/contour ClusterIP 8001/TCP 6m43s projectcontour service/envoy LoadBalancer 80:30632/TCP,443:30730/TCP 6m43s servicebinding-system service/servicebinding-controller-manager-metrics-service ClusterIP 8443/TCP 115s servicebinding-system service/servicebinding-webhook-service ClusterIP 443/TCP 115s
  • Performance testing an application running on kubernetes
    2 projects | /r/kubernetes | 25 Oct 2022
    If you have the the metrics-server installed, you can pull all of the resource information yourself and manipulate it in a way that's useful for you. Link.
  • Murre - the lightweight K8s metrics monitoring tool
    3 projects | /r/kubernetes | 20 Oct 2022
    I wonder who will raise the glove and take that approach to use to post Metrics API resources instead of metrics-server.
  • HorizontalPodAutoscaler does not return TARGETS metrics and returns '<unknown>' on kubectl.
    2 projects | | 1 Oct 2022
  • Request-based autoscaling in Kubernetes: scaling to zero
    4 projects | | 12 Sep 2022
    A metrics server to store and aggregate metrics (Kubernetes doesn't come with one by default).
  • How to Deploy JHipster Microservices on Amazon EKS Using Terraform and Kubernetes
    10 projects | | 5 Jul 2022
    and Metrics Server, and Cluster Autoscaler for scaling your workloads.
  • A note from our sponsor - WorkOS | 23 Feb 2024
    The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning. Learn more →


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