Create a cluster in Amazon EKS and install kubectl

Lab Details

  1. This lab walks you through the steps to create an EKS Cluster and understand each of its components.

  2. You will practice using the AWS Elastic Kubernetes Service cluster and install kubectl to get the cluster IP.

  3. Duration: 60 minutes

  4. AWS Region: US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1

Architecture Diagram

Task Details

  1. Launching Lab Environment

  2. Create an EKS Cluster

  3. Create an Environment in CloudShell.

  4. Install kubectl on AWS CloudShell.

  5. Configure your AWS CloudShell to communicate with your cluster.

  6. Validation of the lab

  7. Deleting AWS Resources