Optimizing Kubernetes Deployments with Helm

Updated on November 15, 2018
GOTO Berlin 2018
Erwin de Gier
Erwin de Gier

Software architect at Trifork & coach

Kubernetes is has become a very popular platform for running and managing your application in Docker containers. However, the basis Kubernetes YAML files are a bit cumbersome to work with. Helm is a tool which manages these deployments for you. It makes it easy to do versioning and templating of Kubernetes file. It also allows you to define dependencies between deployable components.

In this talk I will give an introduction of Helm, perform a demonstration and discuss the most important features.