Kubernetes + LetsEncrypt: it seemed worth investigating …

I am working on contract for a small division of a large company. There are just a very few of us techies working at this place.

One of my first tasks was to get a “real” SSL certificate set up to point to the web address that would be pointing to a GKE load balancer. How hard could it be?

I spent probably 8 full work days at this; here’s my report.

I don’t have a ton of experience with Kubernetes; I’ve been working intermittently with it for several months. I have been using…