Looking for an easy way to kick the tires on 1.16 before it’s released? The beta release of Charmed Kubernetes 1.16.0 is available, and is easy to try on a variety of public clouds, on-prem virtualization, and bare metal.
To try it out, follow the quick start instructions, appending
--channel edge to the command in Step 6.
Some new additions coming in Charmed Kubernetes 1.16 include:
- Kubernetes 1.16
- Kata containers support - run insecure/untrusted pods in Kata containers
- AWS IAM integration for authn/authz - authenticate to your cluster using AWS IAM credentials
- Improved support for deploying on LXD - manual configuration of LXD profiles is no longer necessary
- Better integration with Octavia load balancer when running on OpenStack - use Octavia to load balance traffic to API servers