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Rancher 2.5.x v2 logging using splunk

Installing and configuring logging with Rancher is quite easy, but in combination with Splunk some guidance might be helpful. I guide you trough the process of the complete installation and configuration

Posted September 9, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 5 min read

Rancher 2.5.x monitoring and alerting with MS Teams

Installing monitoring and configuration with Rancher is quite easy, but in combination wit alerting for MS Teams some guidance might be helpful. I guide you trough the process of the complete installation and configuration

Posted September 9, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 5 min read

Collecting logs from salt-managed nodes without ssh access

We manage our baremetal kubernetes nodes with salt and for security purposes, there is no direct ssh access. The only way to access them is using salt-master. This can be challenging if you want to get some files from the nodes, but it's possible.

Posted September 8, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 3 min read

Upgrade istio, monitoring and logging from Rancher 2.4.x. to 2.5.x

While we are using Rancher 2.5.x our current cluster management solution, we actually still are using the old istio- and monitoring-stack v1 rather than v2. We want to change that but it is not as easy as we thought.

Posted August 5, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 4 min read