Tag: kubernetes aws

Cost Optimization

Cost Optimization with Google Spot VMs and AWS Spot

At Flugel.it, we talk a lot about how the cloud can be used to optimize costs. It can offer unlimited scalability and lower your IT costs. That being said, many companies are wasting money in the cloud. Up to 70% of cloud costs are potentially wasted because of poor adoption or underutilized features. It’s critical…

Availability & Scalability - DevOps - Infrastructure as Code

Making Your Infrastructure and Applications Available and Scalable

In the process of growing your business, you have most likely learned that meeting customer demand and being consistently available to your customers are two of the most important things your business must do. Furthermore, you probably already know that the cloud enables both. In fact, both are some of the main reasons businesses are…

Automation - DevOps - Infrastructure as Code - Kubernetes - Productivity

Kubernetes: 5 Ways to launch in 5 Minutes

This article describes 5 different ways to launch Kubernetes in 5 minutes. These steps are not intended for production usage; they are my own, personal notes on how to create clusters for use in testing and development. I use them when I want to launch K8s for quick, personal testing. I created this article in…