Kubernetes / Capacity Planning / Requests


Provides information relevant to fine-tuning container resource requests in Kubernetes
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Setting up container resource requests in Kubernetes is not trivial. In order to fine-tune these values one should be aware of (among other things):

  1. "requestable" resources, that's how many more resources can still be requested
  2. difference between requested resources vs. reality, i.e. consumed resources
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