The AWS Load Balancer Controller is used to help manage and control the provisioning of ALBs (Ingress resources) and NLBs (Service resources - type LoadBalancer).
In this Lab scenario, you'll learn how to deploy the AWS Load Balancer Controller into the lab provided EKS cluster using Helm. You'll then perform the following deployments within the cluster:
Upon completion of this Lab, you will be able to:
This lab is intended for:
You should be familiar with:
Consider taking the following courseware in preparation for this lab:
This Lab will start with the following AWS resources provisioned automatically for you:
March 6th, 2023 - Updated to K8s 1.24
Jeremy is a Content Lead Architect and DevOps SME here at Cloud Academy where he specializes in developing DevOps technical training documentation.
He has a strong background in software engineering, and has been coding with various languages, frameworks, and systems for the past 25+ years. In recent times, Jeremy has been focused on DevOps, Cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP), Security, Kubernetes, and Machine Learning.
Jeremy holds professional certifications for AWS, Azure, GCP, Terraform, Kubernetes (CKA, CKAD, CKS).