Tagged K8S CLIENT TOOLS

“Kool” Kubernetes Client Tools


When working with k8s, you typically have several clusters and a bunch of namespaces per cluster, the following tools can help you manage the stuff with easy.

kubectx + kubens

kubectx allows you to change the context between different k8s clusters

kubens allows you to change between different namespaces in the current cluster context

brew install kubectx

More info here

Kube-ps1

Allows you to see the current context and namespace in the promt

brew install kube-ps1

More info here

Examples

kubectx, kubens and kube-ps1 at a glance

kubeaudit

Great tool for auditing the security settings on your k8s clusters

brew install kubeaudit
kubeaudit allowpe

krew

Krew is a package manager for kubectl (kubectl has an extensibility framework and this tool helps manage extensions)

Hope it helps! 🙂