Best of Both worlds: Azure App Service and Kubernetes

Consuming a private API built with Kubernetes from Azure App Service

Radu Matei

8 minute read

In this article we will explore how to integrate Azure App Service and Kubernetes within the same Azure Virtual Network and consume Kubernetes services from an Azure App Service app without exposing them on the public Internet. There will be lots of situations when we want to use both the simplicity and features of a PaaS service (such as autoscaling, easy SSL, or any other cool feature) for a component and the flexibility of Kubernetes for others - in this article we will see how to achieve this without exposing services on the Internet.

Get started with Helm and Draft for Kubernetes

Easy Kubernetes with Helm and Draft

Radu Matei

10 minute read

This post shows you how to automatize and simplify working with multiple Kubernetes clusters and multiple tools such as kubectl, helm or draft - creating a container image with your desired version of the tools and mounting the config files to the container

Kubernetes 1.8 on Azure

Deploy Kubernetes 1.8 on Azure using acs-engine

Radu Matei

6 minute read

In this post you’ll see how to deploy Kubernetes 1.8 and later on Azure using ACS Engine, an open-source tool that creates the entire configuration for your orchestration cluster and deploys it on Azure Container Service.

The Hybrid Cluster: A CI/CD Story [Part 1] - Configuring a hybrid swarm mode cluster in Azure with acs-engine

Configuring a hybrid Docker Swarm Mode cluster on Azure using acs-engine

Radu Matei

9 minute read

We’ll explore how to create a hybrid Docker Swarm Mode cluster with Linux and Windows agents, deploy it on Azure Container Service using ACS Engine, see how to connect to the cluster and manage it and finally how to deploy hybrid services with both Linux and Windows Server containers.