Cluster templates are templates that enable a fast and uniform creation of Kubernetes clusters. With Cluster Templates, clusters can be created with a few clicks without having to re-enter settings such as credentials, network settings and availability zones each time.
To create a
Cluster Templates, select the Cluster Templates menu item in the sidebar and then click the
Create Cluster button.
The cluster creation process known from the section
Creating a cluster will then open. Enter all the data required for the cluster creation here. In the last step “Summary”, do not click on
Create Cluster but on
Save Cluster Template.
Now the dialog
Save Cluster Template opens. Here the desired name and storage scope can be defined.
Templates can be saved in 2 different scopes:
- On project level: All users of the project can use the template.
- On user level: The template can be used in all projects in which the user has write access. Other users cannot use the template.
The selection is confirmed by the
Save Cluster Template button and the cluster template has thus been saved.
New clusters can now be easily created from the template just created.
Select the menu item
Cluster Templates in the sidebar. Now select the desired template and press the button
Create Cluster from Template.
You will be asked how many clusters you want to create from this template. Enter a number and confirm the selection with
The cluster or clusters are then created. Clusters created from cluster template are recognizable by the
Note: Another way to create clusters from templates can be found in the
Cluster menu with the button
Create Clusters from Template. The function is not different from the one just shown and is just a shortcut in the interface.
To delete cluster templates, select the menu item
Cluster Templates in the sidebar and the corresponding template. To delete, click the
Delete Cluster Template button.