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Demystifying Amazon EKS and EKS-D in Hybrid Environments

AWS recently launched EKS-Distro (EKS-D), a Kubernetes distribution based on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS). Companies can use EKS-D to self-manage clusters on-premises or in the cloud. But what are the details of this new offering and how should you use it alongside EKS in a hybrid environment?

Rafay’s VP of Product, Mohan Atreya described EKS-D, how best to leverage it and best practices for managing clusters with both EKS and EKS-D in your hybrid environment. By watching this replay you will learn:

  • The basics of EKS-D vs. EKS
  • How best to use EKS-D alongside EKS
  • Tips & tricks for managing AWS clusters across your hybrid environment


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