There are several options available for creating an Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS) cluster on AWS. Among those are the following:
The Modular and Scalable Amazon EKS Architecture reference deployment developed by AWS solutions architects.
eksctl command-line tool.
For the purposes of these exercises,
eksctl will suffice. To create the cluster, run the following command:
eksctl create cluster \--name snyk-circleci-eks \--version 1.16 \--region us-west-2
It can take approximately 15 minutes for your cluster to be provisioned. When your cluster is ready, you will be able to run
kubectl get svc and see results.