December 2022

New features

  • Autoscaling: Automaticaly scale up and down your cluster based on load. Works great with Taikun Apps
  • New user interface: Updated redesigned user interface for a unique user-friendly experience and ease of all your Taikun operations
  • Cloud costs: Monitor your infrastructure costs in real time for your current project on an advanced section designed specifically for your cloud costs
  • Multi availability zones: Support for multi availability zone project on AWS, Azure and Google cloud credentials.

Updated

  • Create admin cloud credentials in OpenStack and automatically use these admin cloud credentials when creating an organization to create a project in Openstack
  • Documentation about Google Cloud Credentials and Application part in Taikun
  • New company website under www.taikun.cloud

Fixed

  • Fixes in UI validations
  • Fixes in backup and restore procedures
  • Fixes in catalogs and applications

May 2022

New features

Spot Virtual Machines for AWS and Azure

Taikun now supports by-request VMs known as Spot Instances, in which you can take advantage of unused capacity from cloud providers deploying virtual servers with a significantly lower-price than regular VMs.

Read more about Spot VMs on AWS and Azure.

These options are available for:

Add Project Page
  • Enable Spot
    • Allow Spot VM’s
      • Allow Full Spot Kubernetes
      • Allow Spot Workers

If “Allow Spot VM’s” is enabled, you can define the Maximum Spot Price.

Servers Page – K8s view
  • Enable Spot Worker
  • Enable Full Spot
  • Disable Full Spot
Servers Page – VMs view
  • Enable Spot VMs

Updated

Redesign of the Images page

Images are divided to the following three tabs

  • Quickstart Images
  • My Images
  • Public Images

Fixed

Also few minor changes and bug fixes in UI.

February 2022

New features

Standalone VMs Server Page
  • here you can see all created VMs for the project
  • you can add VM for a project stored in any cloud (OpenStack, AWS and Azure)
  • before you add new VM, keep in mind you have to bind the Image and create Standalone Profile first
Images
  • bind or unbind images from project
  • you can only bind images from the provider where your project is stored
  • without bound image you cannot add a new VM
Standalone Profile
  • create profile for your VM with SSH key, add Security Groups
  • you can define Security Groups – protocols ICMP, TCP and UDP are supported
  • it is not possible to add profile to VM later, once the profile is created SSH key cannot be edited
  • you cannot add a new VM without any standalone profile
Standalone VMs
  • see the overview of all standalone VMs

Updated

Project Page
  • in new column View you can choose if you want to see detailed K8s or VMs page

Fixed

Also few minor changes and bug fixes in UI – e.g. improved status colours contrast.