There are a many different ways to create a Kubernetes Cluster on Amazon. We will cover kops and terraform.
Step 1: Install Prerequisits
Step 2: AWS Setup
You need an AWS service account. Configure service credentials, then configure the aws CLI with:
Enter your Access key ID and secret.
Step 3: Terraform Apply
Clone the repository below and
cd into the aks directory
Install the cluster with the following commands.
yes to confirm the installation.
After 5-10 minutes, the cluster should be created.
View the newly cluster with:
Configure kubectl to use the new cluster.
Verify the cluster is properly setup and accessible.
Step 4: Install Kalm
Once the cluster is setup, install Kalm with the following command.
To enable localhost access, open a port via:
Now open http://localhost:3010/
Delete the cluster to avoid resource charges.
You've now setup Kalm on an Amazon EKS cluster. To get a sense of how Kalm works, see the Hello Kalm tutorial.