Multi-cluster Management

Multi-cluster Management

Introduction

This chapter demonstrates how to use the multi-cluster feature of KubeSphere to import heterogeneous clusters for unified management.

Overview

Gain a basic understanding of multi-cluster management, such as its common use cases, and the benefits that KubeSphere can bring with its multi-cluster feature.

Kubernetes Federation in KubeSphere

Understand the fundamental concept of Kubernetes federation in KubeSphere, including M clusters and H clusters.

Enable Multi-cluster in KubeSphere

Direct Connection

Understand the general steps of importing clusters through direct connection.

Agent Connection

Understand the general steps of importing clusters through agent connection.

Retrieve KubeConfig

Retrieve the KubeConfig which is needed for cluster importing through direct connection.

Import Cloud-hosted Kubernetes Cluster

Import Aliyun ACK Cluster

Learn how to import an Alibaba Cloud Kubernetes cluster.

Import AWS EKS Cluster

Learn how to import an Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service cluster.

Import On-prem Kubernetes Cluster

Import Kubeadm Kubernetes Cluster

Learn how to import a Kubernetes cluster created with kubeadm.

Remove Cluster

Remove a Cluster from KubeSphere

Learn how to unbind a cluster from your cluster pool in KubeSphere.