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Creating an EKS Cluster with CDK in Go

Cloud Development Kit (CDK) is great for writing infrastructure as code within AWS. Writing CDK in Go is now here as a Developer Preview, and what better way to try it out than to create an EKS (Elastic Kubernetes Service) cluster. For the completed code, you can view this Gist. Requirements Before we get started, you’ll need a handful of things: An AWS account with credentials setup locally Go version >= 1....

May 12, 2021 · 7 min · Steve Yackey