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Best Practices for GKE upgrade

  • 3 October 2022
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Do you have a GKE cluster and are looking for the best way to upgrade it? Do you know your cluster can be upgraded during off-peak hours by setting up a maintenance window? Then check out this video to learn best practices to upgrade your cluster and node-pools. We also show how to setup a maintenance window to upgrade during off peak hours and avoid any disruption to your GKE clusters.

Click on the video below to watch it in detail.


0:00 - Intro

0:26 - Different types of GKE environments

1:22 - Introduction to release channels

2:17 - Recommendation on release channels

2:42 - How to get more information about release channels?

2:56 - Cluster upgrade strategy

3:44 - How to set up the GKE cluster maintenance window?

4:56 - Node pool upgrade strategy


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Best practices, especially for cost optimization are always welcome!

Thanks for posting @malamin 😀

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I hope you will like the below post, @ilias 



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I have already checked it 😉 @malamin