Kubernetes cluster on AWS

Cluster schema

AWS Services:

  • Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
  • Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)
  • Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
  • Relational Database Service (RDS)
  • Amazon Elastic File System (EFS)
  • Additional: Simple Safe Storage (S3), ElastiCache, Route53, Certificate Manager, CloudFront

Basic concept

  • Single AZ or multi-AZ (fault tolerance) setups
  • Database server could be RDS (recommended) or stateful container deployed to EC2 (only single AZ)
  • Static files stored on EFS
  • CI/CD workflow required for deployments


  • CloudFront CDN integration
  • Domains can be hosted on Route53
  • SSL certificates can be managed via AWS Certificate Manager
  • Centralized log streaming to Elasticsearch
  • Monitoring and alerting via Grafana

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