Cost optimization with kubernetes

Congratulations, you managed to successfully deployed a few services on kubernetes! But this is not the end 👀. Unfortunately money doesn’t grow on trees, and if you can’t justify your infra expenses, finance department won’t be happy. If you’re using Terraform, you can use Infracost to create a cost report. Pretty nifty. But what about kubernetes? Given cost reporting is a basic feature, kubernetes is no exception. Enters OpenCost, a vendor-neutral open source project for measuring and allocating infrastructure and container costs in real time....

April 1, 2023 Â· 2 min Â· Karn Wong