Horizontal Autoscaling with Kubernetes

10/20/2022 at Conf42: Kube Native 2022

Now that the app is running in Kubernetes, how do we scale it to meet demand? What metric should we use? CPU? Requests? something else? Let’s dig into why we auto-scale, and how we auto-scale with lots of examples. Finally we’ll look at potential pitfalls and gotchas like how to scale to 0 and how to avoid scaling too big for your budget. Come learn how to scale with Kubernetes.