How to install AMKO on Tanzu Kubernetes Clusters(TKC) / TKG-Service

How to install AMKO on Tanzu Kubernetes Clusters(TKC) / TKG-Service ***Disclaimer: If you are using TKG-Service with NSX-T network with AMKO, this solution is not supported by VMware at the moment. It would be good for POC / Testing only. ***Update (May 2021): I have tested this on vSphere 7.0U2, NSX-T 3.1 and AMKO 1.4.1, below steps are still valid. Introduction Well, let me guess. If you stumble on this blog post, I would assume you have seen the goodness and coolness of AKO (AVI Kubernetes Operator). ...

Tanzu vSphere 7 with Kubernetes on NSX-T 3.0 VDS Install Part 5: Testing, Demo Apps

In this section, we will perform some testing on the TKG clusters.   Step 1 – Login to the TKG Cluster and switch to the tkg cluster context. kubectl vsphere login server 10.30.10.1 vsphere-username administrator@vsphere.local insecure-skip-tls-verify tanzu-kug-cluster tanzu-kubernetes-cluster-namespace demo-app-01 kubectl config use-context tkg-cluster kubectl get nodes   Step 2 – Apply ClusterRole Security Policies. kubectl apply -f https://raw.githubusercontent.com/dstamen/Kubernetes/master/demo-applications/allow-runasnonroot-clusterrole.yaml   Step 3 – Deploy the application. ...

Tanzu vSphere 7 with Kubernetes on NSX-T 3.0 VDS Install Part 4: Supervisor Cluster, Content Library, TKG Clusters

In this section, we will enable Workload Management, creation of Supervisor Cluster, enabling Content Library as well as creation of TKG Clusters also known as Guest Clusters. Step 1 – Create the VM Storage Policies. Login to vCenter if you have not. Menu -> Datastores. Click on the datastore that you like to use for vSphere with Kubernetes. Under Tags, Click on Assign. Click on ADD TAG. ...

Tanzu vSphere 7 with Kubernetes on NSX-T 3.0 VDS Install Part 1: Overview

Tanzu vSphere 7 with Kubernetes on NSX-T 3.0 VDS Installation Part 1: Overview, Design, Network Topology, Hardware Used Part 2: ESXi, vCenter, VDS Config and NSX-T Manager Part 3: NSX-T Edges, Segments, Tier-0 Routing Part 4: Supervisor Cluster, Content Library, TKG Clusters Part 5: Testing, Demo Apps Lets start with the Why: There are going to be a lot of people going to blog about vSphere 7 with Kubernetes and you probably thinking why do I want to do it. ...