Get Started with Spinnaker on Kubernetes


In this tutorial, I will walk you through how to setup and configure Spinnaker on Minikube. Once it is up and running, we will deploy and scale a containerized application running in Kubernetes.

Spinnaker is usually installed in a VM running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Thanks to the Helm community, it is now available as a Chart to install with just one command.

Install and Configure Minikube

Spinnaker is architected as a cloud-native, microservices application. It comes with a set of containers that are resource intensive. Typical Minikube installation doesn’t provide enough power for Spinnaker to run locally. We will customize Minikube configuration to make it powerful enough to host Spinnaker.

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