Amazon Elastic Container Service (EKS) for Beginners, Part 1

A Guide to Creating an EKS Environment

Kubernetes is an open-source container orchestration platform that supports automated deployments and scaling for containerized workloads and services.

Kubernetes is an open-source container orchestration platform that supports automated deployments and scaling for containerized workloads and services. Kubernetes uses a combination of Pod, Deployment, Service, and Replication objects to create a suitable runtime environment for containerized applications.

The Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (EKS) is a managed Kubernetes service offered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) that automatically updates, patches, and heals the control plane with minimal interruption of traffic to end user applications and tightly integrates with other AWS services.

This white paper gives an overview of EKS, its architecture, and a technical example of setting up an EKS cluster environment.

Authored By

CJ Coimbatore

CloudOps Capability Lead

Surya Lolla

DevOps Consultant

Daniel Foley

DevOps Manager

How can this guide help you?

  • An Introduction to EKS
  • EKS Architecture
  • An Example EKS Cluster
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Amazon Elastic Container Service (EKS) for Beginners, Part 1

A Guide to Creating an EKS Environment

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