Month: September 2016

Kubernetes container guarantees (and oversubscription)

Reading through the release notes of Kubernetes 1.4, I came across some fantastical news. News so good, I should have expected it. News that could not come at a better time. I’m talking about container guarantees, or what Kubernetes calls Resource Quality of Service. Let me be frank here, its like the Kubernetes team was…


Cluster Consul using Kubernetes API

Recently we had the desire to cluster Consul (Hashicorps K/V store) without┬ácalling out to Atlas. We deploy many clusters per day as we are constantly testing and we want Consul to simply bring itself up without having to reach out over the internet. So we added a few changes to our Consul setup, so here…