No, We Don’t Use Kubernetes
tl;dr: Maik is commonly asked by customers and interviews if they use Kubernetes as their primary dev platform. He believes the tech is "still very much at the peak of its hype cycle" and details a cost-benefit analysis of it in this post.
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Why Does Developing on Kubernetes Suck?
tl;dr: (1) Myriad dev environments (2) Permissions & authentication issues (3) Network debugging (4) Logging into a container and doing ttuff, and more....
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The Business Executive's Guide to Kubernetes
tl;dr: Some of the weak points of Kubernetes - it's not to be used for stateful data, often the control dashboard is unsecured leading to vulnerability, consistent issues around upgrading, and others. "With the good, comes the bad".
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Tinder’s Move To Kubernetes
tl;dr: Two year migration so that Tinder can run exclusively on a Kubernetes cluster consisting of 200 services, 1,000 nodes, 15,000 pods, and 48,000 running containers.
Click the link in this tweet if paywalled.
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