Cilium is an open source software for providing, securing and observing network connectivity between container workloads - cloud native, and fueled by the revolutionary Kernel technology eBPF.
In this Lab scenario, you'll learn how to reconfigure an EKS cluster to utilize Cilium as it's CNI provider.
You'll also learn how to deploy a sample Star Wars themed application into the cluster, and then secure it using Cilium based Network Policies.
May the force be with you!
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).