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Kubernetes Multi-Node Cluster with Multipass on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop
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Kubernetes Multi-Node Cluster with Multipass on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop
Kanchana Wickremasinghe • 1/12/2021

Stormy Sunday 5th April, 2020 Melbourne, Australia what best to do is to create yet another Kubernetes Cluster (yakc). Ooops did I invented another acronym? This time my target is to see how fast I can create a yakc on my Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop with Multipass. Few housekeeping items to consider, for most of you should be okayContinue reading “Kubernetes Multi-Node Cluster with Multipass on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop”

Highly Available MySQL with Galera and HAProxy
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Highly Available MySQL with Galera and HAProxy
Nilesh Jayanandana • 1/12/2021

Recently, I had a requirement where I wanted a MySQL Cluster which would support automatic fail overs. So one of my colleagues in the project did a good analysis on available solutions and out of those we chose Galera for it’s simplicity. Here is the complete guide on setting up an HA MySQL cluster with Galera. TheContinue reading “Highly Available MySQL with Galera and HAProxy”

Postgres In Production with Patroni & TimescaleDB— Our Experiences
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Postgres In Production with Patroni & TimescaleDB— Our Experiences
Nilesh Jayanandana • 1/12/2021

Postgres is an excellent database solution and recently, Platformer Team had the opportunity to implement one for production with one of our larger clients. We thought that we would write down our experiences of the stack and the decision making process that went with it, so it might help someone out there to make betterContinue reading “Postgres In Production with Patroni & TimescaleDB— Our Experiences”

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Running a Kubernetes Cluster on Ubuntu with Calico
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Running a Kubernetes Cluster on Ubuntu with Calico

Dimuthu De Silva • 1/12/2021

Ina previous article I wrote on how to set up a simple kubernetes cluster on Ubuntu and CentOS. Today I will discuss how to run a production grade cluster on Ubuntu with calico as the CNI plug-in. Most of the commands below will be similar to setting up a simple K8s cluster, with a few exceptions. NodeContinue reading “Running a Kubernetes Cluster on Ubuntu with Calico”

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Kubernetes on CentOS 7 with Firewalld

Nilesh Jayanandana • 1/12/2021

This post is based on the use case of setting up kubernetes with kubeadm on a cluster provisioned with CentOS 7 with firewalld enabled. I decided to write this post as I couldn’t find proper documentation on all the ports that are required to open in this particular use case and thought it would come in handyContinue reading “Kubernetes on CentOS 7 with Firewalld”

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Up and running K3S with Multipass on iMac or Macbook Pro
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Up and running K3S with Multipass on iMac or Macbook Pro

Kanchana Wickremasinghe • 1/12/2021

Yes, you guessed it right. YAKC this time on iMac or Macbook Pro.

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