Releases Information

This page lists important features and changes about Krossboard releases.

Krossboard v1.1.x

This major branch (current version: v1.1.1) brings the below changes.

  • Support any Kubernetes distributions (e.g. EKS, AKS, EKS, OpenShift, Rancker RKE and vailla Kubernetes).
  • Support on-premises deployments and cloud-cloud analytics, thanks to a generic configuration though a KUBECONFIG file. This new configuration approach complements the existing one based on automatic discovery of against managed Kubernetes on GKE, EKS and AKS.
  • New distribution packages based on ready-to-deploy OVF appliance images and setup packages for Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS.
  • Added monthly analytics reports for cluster-consolidated usage.
  • Check out the documentation to find resources to deploy Krossboard or to update an existing instance.

Krossboard v1.0.0

This is the first release of Krossboard bringing out the following set of features.

  • Automatic discovery and centralized usage analytics for managed Kubernetes clusters, which currently includes Amazon EKS, Azure AKS and Google GKE.
  • Per cluster and cross namespace usage analytics: provides stacked hourly, daily and monthly reports for each namespace and with the reporting period covering up to one year.
  • Global and cross cluster usage analytics: shows stacked cluster-scoped hourly usage on a user-defined period of time given by a start date and an end date.
  • Ability to export any generated reports in CSV format: allows each enterprise or organization to leverage their favorite data analytics tools to extract additional insights.
  • Easy deployment through public cloud images: currently supported cloud providers are, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Compute Platform (GCP) and Microsoft Azure.

Latest Cloud Images

This section lists cloud images published for Amazon AWS, Google GCP, Microsoft Azure.

Amazon AWS images

This table lists AWS regions where official Krossboard AMIs are currently released. During the installation, you must select a region listed in this table by setting the variable KB_AWS_REGION.

RegionKrossboard VersionBuild ID
ap-southeast-1v1.1.109606ec
ap-southeast-2v1.1.109606ec
ca-central-1v1.1.109606ec
eu-central-1v1.1.109606ec
eu-west-1v1.1.109606ec
eu-west-2v1.1.109606ec
sa-east-1v1.1.109606ec
us-east-1v1.1.109606ec
us-west-1v1.1.109606ec

Google GCP images

This table lists the current Krossboard images available on GCP.

RegionKrossboard versionBuild ID
Globalv1.1.109606ec

Microsoft Azure images

On Microsoft Azure, Krossboard is released through a Shared Image Gallery.

The setup script does always deploy the latest version of the image. You just have to define the location via the variable KB_AZURE_LOCATION. See the list of locations below.

Replication regionsKrossboard versionBuild ID
brazilsouthv1.1.109606ec
canadacentralv1.1.109606ec
centralindiav1.1.109606ec
centralusv1.1.109606ec
eastusv1.1.109606ec
germanywestcentralv1.1.109606ec
koreacentralv1.1.109606ec
ukwestv1.1.109606ec
westusv1.1.109606ec