Charmed Kubernetes 1.16.0 released!

The stable release of Charmed Kubernetes 1.16.0 is now available, and is easy to deploy and operate on a variety of public clouds, on-prem virtualization, and bare metal. To try it out, follow the quick start instructions.

Some new features 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

For detailed information about these and other features, consult the release notes.

Have questions or need help? Join us in #cdk on the Kubernetes Slack!


Thanks for sharing this @tvansteenburgh I can’t wait to try it out. :+1: