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NOT ON THE CURRENT EDITION
This blip is not on the current edition of the radar. If it was on one of the last few editions it is likely that it is still relevant. If the blip is older it might no longer be relevant and our assessment might be different today. Unfortunately, we simply don't have the bandwidth to continuously review blips from previous editions of the radarUnderstand more
Published: May 19, 2020
May 2020
Trial?

We continue to be ardent supporters of infrastructure as code, and we continue to believe that a robust monitoring solution is a prerequisite for operating distributed applications. Sometimes an interactive tool such as the AWS web console can be a useful addition. It allows us to explore all kinds of resources in an ad-hoc fashion without having to remember every single obscure command. Using an interactive tool to make manual modifications on the fly is still a questionable practice, though. For Kubernetes we now have k9s, which provides an interactive interface for basically everything that kubectl can do. And to boot, it's not a web application but runs inside a terminal window, evoking fond memories of Midnight Commander for some of us.