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Ansible and EC2 Auto Scaling Groups: False-positive idempotency errors and a workaround

When using Ansible to deploy and manage EC2 auto scaling groups (ASGs) in AWS, you may encounter, like I have recently, an issue with idempotency errors that can be somewhat befuddling. 976 more words

Devops

Autoscaling Containers on Kubernetes on AWS

One of the challenges I faced recently was the ability to autoscale my containers on my Kubernetes cluster. I realised I had not written yet about this concept and thought I would share how this can be done and what the pitfalls there were for me. 964 more words

Docker

AutoScaling your Kubernetes cluster on AWS

One of the challenges I have faced in the last few months is the autoscaling of my Kubernetes cluster. This is perfectly working on Google Cloud, however as my cluster is deployed on AWS I have no such fortune. 1,133 more words

Docker

Consul cluster in AWS with autoscaling, Lambda and lifecycle hooks

Introduction

Recently I have been playing around with microservices-based applications using the Amazon EC2 Container Service (ECS). Amazon ECS is a container manager service that facilitates running a cluster of containers on top of EC2 instances. 2,165 more words

AWS

AutoSpotting now handles complex launch configurations when replacing your EC2 instances with cheaper spot ones, and also got open-sourced.

Later Update: The code is now available on Github: https://github.com/cristim/autospotting

Today I finally reached a great milestone: for the first time I was able to get AutoSpotting provide spot instance replacements for AutoScaling groups of on-demand instances having full-blown real-life configurations with things like IAM roles, enhanced monitoring and attached IP addresses. 736 more words

AutoScaling